U.K. Approves Extradition of Julian Assange to the U.S.

Today a top British government official signed orders to send WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the U.S. to face espionage and computer fraud charges for his role in publishing top-secret documents sent by military whistleblower Chelsea Manning. U.K. Home Secretary Priti Patel (essentially their attorney general) approved the extradition orders, issued by a London court […]