Tag Archive: Asylum

Julian Assange Attorney Says Sealed Indictment ‘More Likely Than Not’ – Huffington Post – by Ryan Grim

WASHINGTON — The Department of Justice has “more likely than not” prepared a sealed indictment of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for publishing classified material, his attorney, Michael Ratner, told The Huffington Post. Assange said the evidence he and his attorneys…
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Internet Freedom, Personal & Profiles

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Truthtellers as Heroes: Wikileaks and the Struggle for Democracy – Maverick Lecture Series – Trinity University – Speech Notes – PDF

2013 San Antonio Speech Notes 4/8 Version 6 San Antonio Final Cut  Michael Ratner I so appreciate your having me; your willingness to hear the unconventional ­ Lucky u have Bill Scanlon–2 gitmo  people-impressive; wonderful trip around San Antonio My…
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Assange Speaks to UN – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner (US attorney for Julian Assange): Assange called for release of Bradley Manning and attacked President Obama’s call for free speech while suppressing whistle blowers. MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: It’s always good to be with…
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Assange Speaks to UN – TRNN Video Link

Assange called for release of Bradley Manning and attacked President Obama’s call for free speech while suppressing whistle blowers.

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Ecuador Grants Julian Assange Asylum; U.S. Seen as “Hidden Hand” Behind U.K. Threat to Raid Embassy – Democracy Now Transcript

As Ecuador prepared to announce its decision on granting asylum to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, Britain threatened to raid the Ecuadorean embassy in London where Assange has taken refuge for the past two months. Britain told Ecuador that giving Julian…
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Ecuador Grants Julian Assange Asylum; U.S. Seen as “Hidden Hand” Behind U.K. Threat to Raid Embassy – Democracy Now Video

As Ecuador prepared to announce its decision on granting asylum to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, Britain threatened to raid the Ecuadorean embassy in London where Assange has taken refuge for the past two months. Britain told Ecuador that giving Julian…
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“Back Off”: Assange Attorney Michael Ratner Urges U.K., U.S. to Respect Asylum Decision, Int’l Law – Democracy Now Transcript

Michael Ratner, a member of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s legal team, reacts to the breaking news that Ecuador has approved Assange’s request for political asylum two months after Assange took refuge in its London embassy. Britain says it still plans…
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“Back Off”: Assange Attorney Michael Ratner Urges U.K., U.S. to Respect Asylum Decision, Int’l Law – Democracy Now Video

 Michael Ratner, a member of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s legal team, reacts to the breaking news that Ecuador has approved Assange’s request for political asylum two months after Assange took refuge in its London embassy.

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Law and Disorder Radio – Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Filed Over Boycott of Israeli Goods – Occupy the Economy: Challenging Capitalism with Rick Wolff, Part 1 – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Bradley Manning Trial Update: System of a Star Chamber Julian Assange Extradition/Asylum Occupy Chicago Tribune WIPO Lawsuit Update Donating to Wikileaks              Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Filed Over Boycott of Israeli Goods We follow up on…
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