Hearings on the extradition case in the United States of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, scheduled for early September, will be in full-time mode, the defendant must be present in the courtroom, said the judge of the magistrates court in Westminster Vanessa Baraitser.
On Monday held another administrative hearing on the case Assange. The interests of the defendant were represented by attorneys Edward Fitzgerald and mark summers. The meeting started without the presence of Assange, however, the judge demanded that the defendant watched the hearings via video link and adjourned in order that the officers could provide video session with the court. Assange joined the hearing from a special room from Belmarsh prison: he looked tired, stooping once sneezed. He was wearing a beige sweater and pink shirt, Assange was without a mask.
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been awarded Stuttgart peace prize for the year 2020, according to a press release from civil society AnStifter (it. - the instigator), established the prize.
The award to Assange is "a sign that the right to unconditional freedom of information and freedom of the press should not only protect, but also to realize", said the Chairman of the AnStifter Annette ome-Reinicke.
The lawyers of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange surprised by the new charges against their client in the United States, said the defendant's lawyer mark summers.
A Federal Grand jury in the United States on June 25 issued a second indictment in the address Assange, including its collusion with the hackers associated with Anonymous. The conclusion does not contain new criminal episodes in addition to the 18 articles listed in the first indictment in may of 2019, however, expands the scope of collusion around the alleged computer break-ins, in which Assange was accused of earlier.
A Federal Grand jury in the US issued a second indictment in the address of Julian Assange, including its collusion with the hackers, associated with Anonymous, said in a statement on the website of the American Ministry of justice.
It is noted that this conclusion contains a new criminal episodes in addition to the 18 articles listed in the first indictment in may 2019.