21 March 2014

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1199 days. 
 - 639 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1393 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison for 745 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1492 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • When asked whether the proposed US shield law would protect Julian Assange, Senator Chuck Schumer stated, "If he had any commercial relationship as a journalist, yes". However, earlier reports show that there is a provision within the law that attempts to exclude WikiLeaks and similar organisations.

Chelsea Manning News:
  • Chelsea Manning has selected attorneys Nancy Hollander and Vincent Ward to represent her in her forthcoming appeals. Manning issued a statement alongside the news saying she feels Hollander and Ward "are a perfect fit for doing this case". Manning also gave updates on her current situation, saying she is doing well and spends a lot of time working, doing legal research, reading, and exercising.
  • The Private Manning Support Network has announced that they are officially changing their name to the Chelsea Manning Support Network.