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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to take plea deal that may secure prison release: report

Posted on AllSides June 24th, 2024
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is reportedly set to plead guilty to U.S. charges in a deal that could lead to his release from British prison. to NBC News, "Assange was charged by criminal information — which typically signifies a plea deal — with conspiracy to obtain and disclose national defense information, the court documents say. U.S. charges against Assange stem from one of the largest publications of classified information in American history, which took place during the first term of Barack Obama's presidency." "Starting in late 2009, according to the...

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