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Assange’s Fifteenth Day At The Old Bailey: Solitary Confinement And Parlous Health Care

September 28. Central Criminal Court, London. Throughout the sham process formally known as the Julian Assange extradition trial, prosecutors representing the United States have been adamant: the carceral conditions awaiting him in freedom’s land will be pleasant, accommodating and appropriate. Confronting 17 charges under the US Espionage Act and one […]

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Assange’s Thirteenth Day At The Old Bailey: Mental Health, Managed Risk And Publication Chronologies

September 24.  Central Criminal Court, London.  The lion’s share of today’s Old Bailey proceedings in Julian Assange’s extradition trial was spent on battles over mental health and dire risk.  The prosecution continued its attempt to minimise the dangers facing Assange were he to be extradited to the United States for […]