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Press Release from Sunshine Press on 23/01/2020 on Court developments for Julian Assange | WISE Up Action

23/01/2020 At today’s case management hearing Julian Assange appeared before Westminster magistrates court via video link. The purpose of the hearing was to agree on the timetable of upcoming…

 

Speaking at the hearing, Edward Fitzgerald QC, for Assange, said ‘We’ve had great difficulties in getting into Belmarsh to take instructions from Mr Assange and to discuss the evidence with him.’ Mr Fitzgerald continued: ‘We simply cannot get in as we require to see Mr Assange and to take his instruction.’

More than 30 politicians from 14 countries have insisted on monitoring the extradition hearings which will have a profound impact on Journalism and freedom of the press.

Source: Press Release from Sunshine Press on 23/01/2020 on Court developments for Julian Assange | WISE Up Action – A Solidarity Network for Manning and Assange