Showing items tagged with 'espionage act'
2 October 2020: Assange faces a potential sentence with a release date more than a century beyond his lifespan, the indictment contains a description of core journalistic activities
7 September 2020: NUJ calls for the UK government to intervene to dismiss the application
28 February 2020: Arguments in court focused on whether Assange's work was political
27 February 2020: Arguments centre on whether it is admissible to extradite those accused of ‘political’ offences
26 February 2020: 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
20 February 2020: Join the Assange demonstration this Saturday in London
5 February 2020: The judicial instruments being used against Julian Assange are a monstrous attack on press freedom, NUJ national executive member Tim Dawson told a rally in London.
24 May 2019: Union reacts to news that Julian Assange has been charged with violating the US Espionage Act