23 April 2013

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 873 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 870 days. 
 - 308 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in prison without trial for 1065 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without trial for 416 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 950 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • WikiLeaks released 39,084 Stratfor emails on Poland.
  • Cryptome published two WikiLeaks-related excerpts from Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen's book, "The New Digital Age". The passages can be read in comparison to the transcript of the five hour meeting between the authors and Julian Assange, which WikiLeaks released last week.
  • James Goodale, lawyer for The New York Times during the Pentagon Papers, spoke at the City Club of Cleveland on freedom of the press, from the Pentagon Papers to WikiLeaks.

WikiLeaks Party News:
  • The WikiLeaks Party submitted its registration to the Australian Electoral Commission with roughly 1300 registered members, well over the needed 500.

Bradley Manning News:
  • Chase Madar, author of "The Passion of Bradley Manning", appeared on The Young Turks where he discussed his belief that PFC Manning provided a "vital national service".