Wife of Julian Assange hopeful Australia will intervene in extradition

T he wife of Julian Assange believes there has been a noticeable “shift” in the Australian government’s handling of her husband’s case since the country elected a Labor leader last month. Stella Assange, who shares two children with Mr Assange, said Australia “can and should be speaking to its closest ally to bring this matter … Read more

Priti Patel signs an order to extradite Julian Assange to the US to face espionage charges 

Julian Assange’s wife today revealed her husband has vowed to kill himself if he is extradited to the US as Priti Patel signed an order to send him to Virginia to face espionage charges and potentially a 175-year jail sentence.  Stella Moris has pledged to fight the decision with ‘every available avenue’, declaring: ‘I’m going to use every waking … Read more

UK government approves extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to US; appeal possible

LONDON (AP) — The British government has ordered the extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the United States to face spying charges. He is likely to appeal. Home Secretary Priti Patel signed the extradition order on Friday, her department said. It follows a British court ruling in April that Assange could be sent to … Read more