Apr 3rd, 2012
Shrien Dewani will eventually be extradited to South Africa to stand trial for the murder of his wife Anni, according to a report on Tuesday. “Shrien will be detained until he is well enough to be sent to South Africa,” his publicist Max Clifford told The Times newspaper. On Friday, Brita...
Feb 11th, 2011
Tefo Myambo said there was “clearly no substance” to the 17-year-old charges faced by Dr Isaac King Amuah and that “even by the standards of the Americans themselves”, he never would have been convicted. Ghanaian Dr Amuah, 55, who is married to Mr Mandela’s oldest daught...
Feb 8th, 2011
LONDON – A lawyer for Julian Assange and a Swedish legal expert on Tuesday accused prosecutors in Sweden of irregularities and illegality in the way they built a sex crimes case against the WikiLeaks founder. Assange’s Swedish lawyer, Bjorn Hurtig, said an initial prosecutor “acted again...
In Crime & Corruption
Dec 18th, 2010
The United States military has denied mistreating an army private suspected of passing hundreds of thousands of classified US documents to the whistleblowing website WikiLeaks. Bradley Manning has been held in solitary confinement at a US Marine prison near Washington since July after being charged w...
Dec 14th, 2010
London – WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will appear in a British court on Tuesday in a second attempt to win bail after he was arrested over allegations of sex crimes in Sweden. The 39-year-old Australian makes his second appearance at court in London since his detention one week ago under an...