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Bradley Manning Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 10:22am

Bradley Manning was sentenced by a military judge today to 35 years in prison for releasing classified information to Wikileaks, the largest leak in US history.

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What’s behind Wikileaks’ latest release of “insurance” files?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 1:23pm

Wikileaks has been known to release insurance files from time to time.  These are dumps of encrypted files that can only be opened by those who hold the encryption key to do so.  For one, it makes certain that information reaches the public in the event those who hold the information...

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Julian Assange Offers Praise for Matt Drudge and Rand Paul

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 16, 2013 at 7:19pm

In an online video forum hosted by the transparency organization OurSay.org before a live studio audience in Australia on Friday, Campus Reform editor-in-chief Josiah Ryan asked Wikileaks founder Julian Assange his thoughts about Matt Drudge and Rand Paul.

Assange praised Drudge for breaking down self censorship in the United States and publishing...

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Bradley Manning apologizes for his actions that ‘hurt the US’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 6:34pm

As the defense neared the end of its side in the sentencing phase of Bradley Manning’s trial, the convicted Wikileaker spoke to the court himself today.  In an unsworn statement, he began with an apology, saying, “I am sorry that my actions hurt people; I am sorry that they hurt the...

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Brave Bravado: Bradley Manning supporters volunteer to serve his prison time

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 8:15am

Pfc. Bradley Manning faces up to 136 years (reduced to 90 years max) in prison after recently being found guilty of charges of espionage and theft for...

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Judge Reduces Maximum Potential Sentence for Bradley Manning

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 4:15pm

As the sentencing phase in the court martial of Bradley Manning continues, a military judge has ruled that his maximum possible prison sentence will be reduced to 90 years.

From Reuters:

A U.S. military judge reduced potential prison time for Private First Class Bradley Manning to 90 years from 136 years on Tuesday...

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Verdict in Trial of Wikileaker Bradley Manning Expected Tuesday

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 29, 2013 at 2:01pm

A military judge deciding the fate of Wikileaker Bradley Manning will announce her verdict on Tuesday afternoon.

Army Col. Denise Lind, the judge presiding over the case, has heard arguments...

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Wikileaker Bradley Manning Will Face ‘Aiding the Enemy’ Charge

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 6:30pm

Bradley Manning will face the charge of “aiding the enemy,” after a military judge ruled today that the charge will not be dropped.  Defense attorneys for Manning had earlier filed a motion for this and other charges to be dismissed, while

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Harvard Prof Testifies Fallout of Manning Leak Damaged Wikileaks Image

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 3:36pm

A Harvard law professor testified Wednesday in the court martial of Bradley Manning that the Army private’s leak of hundreds of thousands of classified materials changed how Wikileaks was viewed by government and media outlets.

From the Albany Times Union:

An Army private’s leak of classified information to WikiLeaks changed how...

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