Faculty Notes Julian Ku, Maurice A. Deane Distinguished Professor of Constitutional Law, Faculty Director of International Programs

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
The Guardian
April 11, 2019 (Updated April 12)

Some thoughts and commentary on those US charges against Assange. …

Julian Ku

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).

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