12 May 2012

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 892 days.
 - Direct blockade currently on hold - will resume in 47 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 889 days. 
 - 327 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in prison without trial for 1084 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without trial for 435 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 969 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • A WikiLeaks cable states that there is a secret trove of files detailing North Korean human rights abuses, accessible by the US and South Korean intelligence agencies. (full cable)

WikiLeaks Party News:
  • The WikiLeaks Party issued a statement demanding a federal shield law to protect journalists and the confidentiality of their sources.

Julian Assange News:
  • The Independent reports that one of Julian Assange's accusers authored a blog post discussing issues she faced after making sexual assault allegations against Mr Assange. The woman has previously spoken to Swedish paper Aftonbladet, in which it is reported the two women said Mr Assange is not violent.

Bradley Manning News:
  • Freedom of the Press Foundation is over halfway to their $50,000 goal to fund a court stenographer for Bradley Manning's trial.