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Second time lucky: Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

8 monthes ago   |   By The Register

US Dept of Justice books one-way plane ticket in his name A rape investigation involving everyone's favourite cupboard-dwelling WikiLeaker, Julian Assange , has been dropped, Swedish prosecutors told the world's press today...
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Sweden drops rape investigation against Julian Assange - CNET

8 monthes ago   |   By CNET

The investigation was reopened in April following Assange's removal from the Ecuadorian Embassy.
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Prosecutors in Sweden have dropped their rape investigation into Julian Assange

Prosecutors in Sweden have dropped their rape investigation into Julian Assange

8 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Prosecutors in Sweden said on Tuesday that they will formally drop an investigation into allegations of rape against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
"Deputy Director of Public Prosecution Eva-Marie Persson has today decided to discontinue the investigation regarding Julian Assange," a statement from the Swedish Prosecution Authority said, according to the BBC.
Assange was first accused of rape in 2010 while in Sweden.
Assange is already serving a prison sentence in the UK for breaching bail conditions. He also faces extradition to the US on claims of hacking a government computer linked...
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Julian Assange has been told by Swedish prosecutors the rape investigation into him has been dropped

Julian Assange has been told by Swedish prosecutors the rape investigation into him has been dropped

8 monthes ago   |   By The Irish Sun

SWEDEN has dropped a preliminary investigation into an alleged rape by Julian Assange.
The probe involving the WikiLeaks founder, who is currently in jail in Britain, has been pulled “discontinued” due to weakening evidence.
Sweden has dropped a preliminary investigation into an alleged rape by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange AP:Associated Press
Assange is in Belmarsh Prison in London awaiting extradition demands from the United States.
He was removed from the Ecuadorian embassy in London in April where he had been granted asylum.
Kristinn Hrafnsson, WikiLeaks editor-in-chief, said...
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Swedish prosecutors drop rape investigation into Julian Assange

8 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Swedish prosecutors on Tuesday dropped an investigation into rape allegations against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
The Australian has always denied the accusation, which dates back to 2010, and avoided being extradited to Sweden by seeking refuge in the Ecuadorean embassy in London in 2012. He was arrested at the embassy last month and sentenced to 50 weeks in a British jail for violating his bail conditions.
Swedish prosecutors first dropped the rape case in 2017, but reopened it when Assange was evicted from the embassy.
The prosecutor's office said in a statement Tuesday, however...
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Julian Assange: Sweden drops rape investigation into WikiLeaks founder

Julian Assange: Sweden drops rape investigation into WikiLeaks founder

8 monthes ago   |   By The Mirror

Julian Assange, who is the founder of WikiLeaks, denies the allegation of rape, a probe into which Sweden reopened in the summer but have not said lacks sufficient evidence to pursue
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Julian Assange: Where is Julian Assange now as Sweden DROPS rape investigation?

Julian Assange: Where is Julian Assange now as Sweden DROPS rape investigation?

8 monthes ago   |   By Daily Express

THE rape investigation into Julian Assange has been dropped, a Swedish prosecutor has said. Where is the WikiLeaks founder now?
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Julian Assange could go free as Swedish prosecutor drops rape investigation

Julian Assange could go free as Swedish prosecutor drops rape investigation

8 monthes ago   |   By Daily Express

SWEDISH PROSECUTORS have dropped the rape investigation against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.
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Sweden drops rape investigation involving Julian Assange

Sweden drops rape investigation involving Julian Assange

8 monthes ago   |   By Wessexfm

Sweden has dropped a rape investigation involving the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
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Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

8 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Prosecution authority says it will not proceed with investigation into WikiLeaks founder The alleged rape investigation involving WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is currently in prison in Britain, has been discontinued, a Swedish prosecutor has said. “I want to inform about my decision to discontinue the preliminary investigation,” deputy chief prosecutor Eva-Marie Persson told a news conference.
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Julian Assange rape case dropped by Swedish prosecutors

8 monthes ago   |   By Metro

A Swedish prosecutor says the alleged rape investigation involving WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is currently in prison in Britain, has been discontinued.
Deputy Chief Prosecutor Eva-Marie Persson spoke Tuesday as she gave an update on the Swedish case.
In June, a Swedish court ruled that Assange should not be detained, meaning that while a preliminary investigation in Sweden shouldn't be abandoned, he wouldn't be extradited and could be questioned in Britain.
Two months earlier, Assange was evicted from the Ecuador Embassy in London where he had been holed up since 2012. He was...
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Sweden drops rape investigation into Julian Assange

Sweden drops rape investigation into Julian Assange

8 monthes ago   |   By The Telegraph


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