19 November 2013

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1078 days. 
 - 518 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1272 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison for 624 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1156 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • Members from EFF, KEI, Public Citizen, Techdirt, and OpenMedia discussed the TPP and the IP chapter leaked by WikiLeaks during an AmA on Reddit.
  • Green Left Weekly published the final part in their four-part series on WikiLeaks' revelations of US attempts to secure immunity for war crimes. This part focuses on US threats against Ecuador.
  • Mark Weisbrot wrote on the growing public scrutiny of the TPP, including that which arose after WikiLeaks' publication of the IP chapter.
  • Siggi, an informant for the FBI against WikiLeaks, has been convicted of sexually assaulting a 17 year old boy and sentenced to eight months in prison.
  • Sari Horwitz of The Washington Post was interviewed about her recent article which quoted anonymous officials saying there was no sealed indictment against Julian Assange. The officials also confirmed the existence of an ongoing grand jury investigation into WikiLeaks.
  • Creators of Alex Gibney's documentary "We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks" released a response to WikiLeaks' annotated version of the film's script.

Julian Assange News:
  • Ecuadorian FM Ricardo Patiño stated he is "not optimistic" about a quick solution to Julian Assange's case, as Britain continues to refuse offers to push toward a solution.
  • Adam Namm, the US Ambassador to Ecuador, stated that Ecuador's decision to grant asylum to Julian Assange, as well as their hosting of leaders from Iran and Belarus, "affects the way the world looks at Ecuador".

Jeremy Hammond News:
  • Huffington Post published an interview with Jeremy Hammond which was conducted September 2013. Mr Hammond discusses hacktivism and the Stratfor hack.