Tag Archive: Swedish Prosecutor

Swedish Prosecutor in Julian Assange’s Case Retreats; US Continues Espionage Investigation – TRNN Video Link

Julian Assange of WikiLeaks and his lawyers have been asking the Swedish prosecutors to question Assange over sexual misconduct allegations in London, where he is in exile at the Ecuadorian Embassy. He’s been there for 1,000 days now. The alleged…
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Swedish Prosecutor in Julian Assange’s Case Retreats; US Continues Espionage Investigation – TRNN Transcript

Julian Assange of WikiLeaks and his lawyers have been asking the Swedish prosecutors to question Assange over sexual misconduct allegations in London, where he is in exile at the Ecuadorian Embassy. He’s been there for 1,000 days now. The alleged…
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After Swedish Prosecutors Back Down, Is WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Close to Freedom? — Democracy Now Video

Today marks the 1,000th day WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has spent in political asylum inside Ecuador’s London embassy. For the first time, Swedish prosecutors have opened the door to Assange’s departure with a request to question him in London. Assange…
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Swedish Court of Appeals Rule to Continue the Detention of Julian Assange – TRNN Transcript

The Swedish Court of Appeals upheld the continued detention of Julian Assange on Thursday. Assange has been held for four years without being charged with a crime, and he is an asylum at the Ecuadorian Embassy. Now to talk about…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Blackwater Guards Found Guilty of 2007 Baghdad Killings – Marjorie Cohn on Drones and Targeted Killing: Legal, Moral and Geopolitical Issues – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Michael Ratner Reports on an Important Break in the Julian Assange Case Longest Case of Pre-Trial Investigation in Swedish History in which the Prosecutor has Simply Sat on Her Hands What Sweden Did Here is Divert Attention from the Underlying…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Philip Weiss and Andrew Kadi on Israeli Attacks on Gaza – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Swedish Judge Denies Assange Lawyers Request to Set Aside 2010 Arrest Warrant on Sexual Misconduct Allegations Torture Memo Author John Yoo Awarded Endowed Faculty Chair at University of California Berkeley School of Law Michael Ratner: The Trial of Donald Rumsfeld…
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Sweden Violates Assange’s Human Rights – TRNN Transcript

Laughable “decision” refuses to dismiss Assange warrant & recognize his asylum . WORONCZUK: So, Michael, what have you been working on this week? RATNER: Well, this week has been an important week and a big week for thinking about how we’re…
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Assange Remains Trapped in Ecuadorian Embassy Two Years Later – TRNN Transcript

WORONCZUK: So, Michael, I understand it’s now the second anniversary of Julian Assange’s stay in the Ecuadorian Embassy. RATNER: Yes. June 19 is the actual two-year anniversary of when Julian Assange walked into the embassy and requested political asylum. As…
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