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Julian Assange mumbles and stutters as he appears for extradition hearing

24 days ago   |   By Metro

Julian Assange facing District Judge Vanessa Baraitser at Westminster Magistrates' Court
Julian Assange appeared to fight back tears today as he told a court he ‘can't think properly'.
He had difficulty saying his own name as he attended court to fight extradition to the US.
Assange, 48, is accused of leaking the country's government secrets in one of the largest ever compromises of confidential information.
Dressed in a dark blue suit over a pale blue sweater and white shirt, he mumbled, paused and stuttered as he gave his name and date of birth at the start of a case management hearing...
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'I can't think properly': Assange fights back tears and struggles to say own name as he appears in court over US extradition

'I can't think properly': Assange fights back tears and struggles to say own name as he appears in court over US extradition

24 days ago   |   By The Independent

Prosecution of WikiLeaks founder 'political attempt' by Trump to intimidate journalists, says defence lawyer
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Julian Assange: Extradition case begins with UK taxpayer facing possible £600,000 bill

Julian Assange: Extradition case begins with UK taxpayer facing possible £600,000 bill

24 days ago   |   By Daily Express

JULIAN ASSANGE appeared in court today for a case management hearing relating to his possible extradition to the United States - and it has been revealed the legal battle could last as long as six years, at a cost of £600,000 to the British taxpayer.
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Julian Assange fights back tears and describes living 'in fear' during court appearance over extradition case

24 days ago   |   By Evening Standard

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange struggled to say his own name as he appeared in the dock facing extradition to the US.
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