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DOJ’s New WikiLeaks Indictment Has Significant, Convenient Plot Holes

DOJ’s New WikiLeaks Indictment Has Significant, Convenient Plot Holes

In its push to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange from the U.K., the U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday published a superseding indictment aimed at broadening “the scope of the conspiracy surrounding alleged computer intrusions with which Assange was previously charged.” The names of certain organisations and individuals are masked, including…

Jeremy Hammond, Former WikiLeaks Source, Held In Contempt

Jeremy Hammond, Former WikiLeaks Source, Held In Contempt

Former hacktivist Jeremy Hammond, a one-time WikiLeaks source, who admitted to leaking stolen files from a private intelligence firm, was held in contempt on Friday after allegedly refusing to testify before a U.S. federal grand jury in the Eastern District of Virginia.