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It looks like Julian Assange's two-year wait in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London is finally drawing to a close, after a surprise invitation by the UK government for the Swedish prosecutor to come ...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 80 comments on Tue Oct 28, 2014 at 09:19 PM PDT with 65 Recommends
On Obama's cancellation of summit with Putin and extradition The US frequently refuses extradition requests where, unlike with Snowden, it involves serious crimes and there is an extradition treaty ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 57 comments on Wed Aug 07, 2013 at 10:24 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here .  Now You See Him, Now You Don’t Living in a One-Superpower World (or ...
by TomDispatch
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Jul 29, 2013 at 07:27 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
This song is based on Carl Perkins "Barefootin," which was made famous by Robert Perkins. This is a song that was popular back in the day, and has enjoyed a rebirth of popularity thanks to a new TV ...
by jmcmeans
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jun 25, 2013 at 07:29 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
This is from The Guardian's live blog on Snowden developments. The Guardian's Tania Branigan in Hong Kong reports that more details have emerged about Snowden’s last few days there: Albert Ho, a ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 10:22 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Wei Jang Lee, a young Chinese computer scientist working for the government infuriated Beijing by releasing information on the Chinese government’s constant and intrusive surveillance of their own ...
by wilbur
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Jun 22, 2013 at 09:22 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
I wouldn't call it 'burying the lede' but there was an interesting tidbit in the last two paragraphs of this story. Snowden's Leaks on China Could Affect Its Role in His Fate By KEITH BRADSHER ...
by david78209
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Jun 14, 2013 at 12:07 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
And so it continues... "She thought the nightmare was over." Those were the words of Amanda Knox's attorney, Carlo Dalla Vedova, after hearing the Italian courts had overturned his client's ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Mar 26, 2013 at 06:39 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Here's more icing on the cake of American hypocrisy (which makes me even more creeped out by Romney's devotion to "exceptionalism"): America has refused to extradite Bolivia's ex-president, Gonzalo ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 44 comments on Mon Sep 10, 2012 at 06:41 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
I know this won't be a popular diary because it stands against someone that most of us really want to like. As much of a debate as there's been over Wikileaks, I think most people here at Daily Kos ...
by Rei
Comment Count 620 comments on Thu Jun 21, 2012 at 04:34 AM PDT with 184 Recommends
Paul Watson, founder of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society , sits in jail tonight, as he has since Sunday , in Frankfurt Germany while the German judicial system contemplates whether to send him ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed May 16, 2012 at 08:01 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
A piece related to my article yesterday about the MegaUpload seizure was just brought ...
by AZ Independent
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jan 20, 2012 at 07:57 AM PST with 13 Recommends
The "Long Arm of the Law", in this case, US Law, is stretching out across the Atlantic to prosecute persecute a British student for "links".
by twigg
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Jan 13, 2012 at 10:56 AM PST with 34 Recommends
Breaking diary, so just the AP article info. More at BBC, Guardian, Reuters, too. UPDATE: Assange will appeal and has 14 days to do so.
by hissyspit
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Nov 02, 2011 at 03:06 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
It was reported here in local news that Avtar Grewal would be returning to the ...
by AZ Independent
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jul 28, 2011 at 10:26 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Julian Assange’s extradition hearing to Sweden begins February 7 in London. His lawyers have ...
by youmayberight
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Jan 31, 2011 at 02:26 PM PST with 11 Recommends
France has very limited extradition agreements with the US because of the death penalty, it is regarded here as cruel and unusual punishment. The treatment of the prisoners in Guantanamo and other ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Jan 25, 2011 at 01:34 PM PST with 38 Recommends
Now Pending Swedish Arrest Warrants: George W. Bush, Dick Cheney, Condoleeza Rice, Donald Rumsfeld, Alberto Gonzales. If Sweden is interested in International Justice and if American Courts are ...
by NM Ray
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Dec 17, 2010 at 07:14 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Update: Added a few sources. Julian Assange is out on bail in the UK... under strict supervision of the police, anyway. The subject hinging on his release has been whether or ...
by CaelanAegana
Comment Count 106 comments on Thu Dec 16, 2010 at 01:12 PM PST with 9 Recommends
WikiLeaks Founder Ordered Freed as Court Rejects Appeal is the headline on the story in the New York Times, but "Freed" is relative. He's on house arrest, or "mansion arrest"
by david78209
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Dec 16, 2010 at 06:50 AM PST with 8 Recommends