JUDGE SETS DATE FOR JULIAN ASSANGE EXTRADITION HEARING

The Daily Caller | 4/11/2019 | Staff
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A British judge set a May 2 date for WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange’s extradition hearing after he was arrested Thursday in London’s Ecuadorian embassy after Ecuador withdrew Assange’s asylum.

The judge also found Assange guilty of breaking bail conditions in 2012 when he sought refuge in the embassy rather than surrendering to authorities, reported CNN. Assange’s lawyer argued the Australian national broke bail because he would not have been given a fair trial, but the judge did not buy it and called Assange a “narcissist who cannot get beyond his own selfish interest.”

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