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Daniel Ellsberg gives evidence at Assange extradition hearing.
On the first day of trial, Assange was handcuffed 11 times, searched naked twice, put in five separate holding cells and had his papers taken from him.
The decision to 'ramp up the charges' against Assange was made to try and make him an example, said Edward Fitzgerald QC.
The Wikileaks founder starts court proceedings that could have dire consequences for investigative journalism.