Julian Assange lawyer vows appeal to international courts

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will appeal to international courts against an arrest warrant for alleged rape and sexual assault, his Spanish lawyer said on Tuesday.

Swedish court rejects Assange's appeal against arrest

Sweden`s Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal by Wikileaks founder Julian Assange to overturn the arrest warrant against him for allegations of sexual assault in the country.

Swedish court to hear Assange arrest warrant appeal

Sweden`s Supreme Court said Tuesday it will hear an appeal by Wikileaks founder Julian Assange against his arrest warrant for alleged rape and sexual assault.

Assange agrees to be questioned in London: lawyer

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has agreed to be questioned by Swedish prosecutors in London over rape allegations, his Swedish lawyer Thomas Olsson said on Thursday.

Julian Assange agrees to be questioned in London: Lawyer

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has agreed to be questioned by Swedish prosecutors in London over rape allegations, his Swedish lawyer Thomas Olsson said on Thursday.

Julian Assange demands rape case files before Sweden questions him

 WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will agree to be questioned by Swedish prosecutors in London over rape allegations, but only if he is given access to the investigation files, his defence said Monday.

Assange likely to remain in embassy pending US Wikileaks probe

 WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is likely to remain at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London where he has taken refuge as long as US authorities pursue a criminal investigation of his anti-secrecy group, one of his lawyers said.

Assange's case must go to UN: Ecuador's foreign minister

 Ecuadorian Minister of Foreign Affairs Ricardo Patino has said the case of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who has taken refuge in Ecuador`s embassy in London since 2012, should be referred to the UN Human Rights Council.

Ecuador chides Sweden for dragging feet in Assange case

Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino has rebuked Sweden for taking nearly three years to agree to question Julian Assange, founder of the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks, at Ecuador`s embassy in London, Xinhua news agency reported.

Ecuador lashes out at Julian Assange prosecutors

Ecuador lashed out at Swedish prosecutors on Friday for their delay in agreeing to question WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at its embassy in London in their case against him on rape allegations.

Swedish prosecutors seek to question Julian Assange in London
Swedish prosecutors seek to question Julian Assange in London

Swedish prosecutors have asked for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange`s approval to question him in London where he is holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in a possible breakthrough in a case that has been at an impasse for years, prosecutors said.

Assange appeal lodged with Swedish Supreme Court

Lawyers for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said Wednesday they filed an appeal to Sweden`s Supreme Court seeking to quash the 2010 warrant for his arrest on accusations of rape and molestation.

Britain to review high cost of Assange policing operation

The cost of keeping watch on Julian Assange, who is holed up in the Ecuadorean embassy in London, is proving a drain on police resources and the operation is under review, London`s police chief said on Tuesday.

Scotland Yard pays high cost for Julian Assange security

Scotland Yard has spent around 10 million pounds for providing a 24-hour guard at the Ecuadorean embassy here since WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange claimed asylum there in 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden to face sex crime charges.

Julian Assange policing costs Britain $15 mn

Scotland Yard has spent about 10 million pounds ($15 million) providing a 24-hour guard at the Ecuadorean embassy in London since WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange claimed asylum there, figures show.

WikiLeaks blasts Google for quietly handing emails to government
WikiLeaks blasts Google for quietly handing emails to government

 WikiLeaks criticized Google Inc on Monday, alleging that the company waited 2-1/2 years to notify members of the anti-secrecy group that it had turned over their private emails and other information to the US government. 

Swiss ex-banker faints as trial over WikiLeaks leak opens

A former Swiss banker fainted on Wednesday at the opening of his trial for breaking Swiss bank secrecy laws for allegedly giving confidential data to WikiLeaks and German authorities, media reported.

Swedish appeal court upholds Assange detention order
Swedish appeal court upholds Assange detention order

A Swedish appeals court rejected on Thursday an appeal by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to revoke a detention order over allegations of sexual assault, but called on prosecutors to make more effort to question him.

WikiLeaks` Assange `confident` ahead of Sweden ruling

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said Wednesday he was "confident" his asylum status will be resolved, as he awaits an imminent ruling on his case by a Swedish court.

Google boss Schmidt slams 'paranoid' Assange over Govt ties accusations

Google's Eric Schmidt is infuriated with Julian Assange allegations that Google is tied to the US government when it comes to the openness of the Internet, which the WikiLeaks founder expressed in his new book 'When Google met WikiLeaks.'