Julian Assange Extradition Hearing: Day Nine

Julian Assange Extradition Hearing: Day Nine

September 18, 2020 – Julian Assange, founder of Wikileaks, is currently being held at Belmarsh Prison in the UK, after being forcibly removed from the Ecuadorian embassy where he had been granted political asylum. The United States issued a new superseding indictment in June 2020, with charges of violating the Espionage Act. He is facing 18 charges in total, including…