Last Updated : 25-04-2014 02:49

 
 

WikiLeaks founder granted bail

E-mail Print
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, arrested in Britain on Swedish allegations of sex crimes, was freed on bail by a British court today.

Judge Howard Riddle granted him bail with conditions until another hearing on Jan. 11.

The 39-year-old Australian, whose website has provoked U.S. fury by publishing some of a trove of 250,000 classified U.S. diplomatic papers, was accused this year of sexual misconduct by two female Swedish WikiLeaks volunteers during a stay in Sweden.
 

Assange denies the allegations and is fighting Swedish attempts to extradite him. (Reuters)


 
 

Views : 8812
 
SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend


Add comment


Security code
Refresh

ads
First Bay Class Patrol Vessel arrives
Video: Saying no to Casinos
Living there for a long time
Video: BBS at Rishad’s office
First Bay Class Patrol Vessel arrives
Video: Saying no to Casinos
Living there for a long time
Video: BBS at Rishad’s office