08/28/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 634 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 631 days. 
 - 71 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 828 days.  
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 714 days.

WikiLeaks News:

Julian Assange News:

Bradley Manning News:
  • More pretrial hearings in Bradley Manning's case began today and will last the rest of the week.
    • Manning's defence lawyer, David Coombs, published a discovery motion which seeks 1,290 emails regarding to Bradley's confinement at Quantico Marine Base.
    • Around 600 emails between commanding officers at Quantico were handed over to the defence by the Government. The defence is still arguing for the remaining emails requested in the motion.
    • On September 14, the government is to turn over remaining above secret CIA, DIA, ODNI, and State Department materials to court for classified discovery.
    • The U.S. Government will be sending out a questionnaire in September to potential panelists for a jury in Manning's trial.
    • Future dates scheduled for further proceedings in Manning's case: October 1-5, October 29-November 2, December 10-14.
    • See Kevin Gosztola's live-blog of Day 1 for detailed coverage. 
    • Alexa O'Brien posted a video update from Fort Meade discussing today's hearing.
    • The Bradley Manning Support Network published coverage of Day 1, including information from Kevin Gosztola's live-blog, courtroom sketches from Clark Stoeckley, and news from Veterans for Peace