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Wikileaks Founder Lambasts Gov’t in SXS Interactive Skype Appearance

By Barbara Ortutay | Sunday Mar 9, 2014
Fugitive Wikileaks founder Julian Assange discussed government surveillance, journalism and the situation in Ukraine on Saturday in a streaming-video interview.

Chelsea Manning: Trans Behind Bars

By Christiana Lilly | Friday Oct 11, 2013
Pvt. Bradley Manning made waves when he released classified documents to Wikileaks. Then, after being sentenced to 35 years in prison, she captured everyone’s attention again after coming out as a transgender woman.

Lawyer to AP: Pvt. Manning Willing to Pay for Hormone Treatments If She Can Get Them in Prison

Tuesday Aug 27, 2013
Army Pvt. Chelsea Manning, previously known as Bradley Manning, wants estrogen treatments to promote breast development and other female characteristics, which she’d be willing to pay for, while she’s incarcerated at Fort Leavenworth.

Manning’s Gender Transition Sets Up Legal Showdown

By David Dishneau | Friday Aug 23, 2013
Bradley Manning is the first transgender military inmate to ask for hormone treatments, a request that could lead to a legal showdown over how - and if - the soldier convicted in the WikiLeaks case will be allowed to live as a female behind bars.

Manning Sentenced to 35 Years in WikiLeaks Case

By David Dishneau and Pauline Jelinek | Wednesday Aug 21, 2013
Army Pfc. Bradley Manning was sentenced Wednesday to 35 years in prison for giving hundreds of thousands of secret military and diplomatic documents to WikiLeaks in one of the nation’s biggest leak cases.

From Obscurity, Manning Became a Polarizing Symbol

By David Crary | Wednesday Jul 31, 2013
Bradley Manning was imprisoned by the military, branded a traitor by the U.S. government and reviled by many Americans. Some called for his execution for giving troves of classified secrets to WikiLeaks for global distribution.

Bradley Manning Acquitted of Aiding the Enemy

By David Dishneau and Pauline Jelinek | Tuesday Jul 30, 2013
U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning has been acquitted of aiding the enemy for giving classified secrets to WikiLeaks.

Manning Verdict Could Test Notion of Aiding Enemy

By David Dishneau and Pauline Jelinek | Tuesday Jul 30, 2013
It’s judgment day for Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, the soldier charged with aiding the enemy for giving troves of U.S. government secrets to WikiLeaks.

Defense to Give Closing in Manning-WikiLeaks Case

By David Dishneau and Pauline Jelinek | Friday Jul 26, 2013
The defense gets the chance Friday to sum up its case in the court-martial of Bradley Manning, the Army private who sent hundreds of thousands of U.S. government documents to the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks.

Defense Seeks Dismissal of Charges Against Manning

By David Dishneau and Pauline Jelinek | Monday Jul 8, 2013
Lawyers for an Army private who gave reams of classified documents to the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks asked a court-martial judge to dismiss some of the charges against him.