Published on April 24, 2019 | by LawNews
The Guardian Features Tweet by Prof. Julian Ku About US Charges Against Julian Assange
Assange arrest: Trump claims to ‘know nothing about WikiLeaks’ despite past praise — as it happened
By Tom McCarthy, Frances Perraudin, Matthew Weaver and Gabrielle Canon
April 11, 2019 (Updated April 12)
Some thoughts and commentary on those US charges against Assange. …
So he is being charged with helping Chelsea Manning steal classified documents from US databases (by helping [her] crack passcodes, create new usernames). He is not being charged with publishing the docs.
Read the full article on the Guardian website (Professor Ku’s tweet appears on page 5 of 8).