The Assange Court Report
Twice-daily dispatches, photography and video from the Julian Assange extradition hearings at Woolwich Crown Court. Produced by Bridges for Media Freedom
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Julian Assange Extradition Case Management Hearing
Monday 27 April 2020
Westminster Magistrates Court
Before District Judge Vanessa Baraitser
The first phase of the extradition hearing of Julian Assange ended today with a row on whether he was receiving a fair trial.
Julian Assange’s access to his legal team is being curtailed, he told the court today.
Proceedings resumed this morning with the court hearing legal submissions on the issue of whether Julian Assange’s extradition should be blocked on the basis the offences he is accused of...
Chelsea Manning “acted through conscience”
Defence complains about Assange “mistreatment.”
While this morning belonged to the US government to put its an argument for the extradition of Julian Assange, this afternoon belonged to the defence, as Edward Fitzgerald QC put...
Hundreds gathered outside a London court today to protest at the first day of the extradition hearing of Julian Assange, with their chants of “Free Assange,” fully audible inside the...