WikiLeaks founder Assange suspected of sex crimes
November 30th, 2010
06:37 PM ET

WikiLeaks founder Assange suspected of sex crimes

Interpol has issued an international warrant at the request of a Swedish court for the arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in connection with alleged sex crimes.

The Stockholm Criminal Court last week issued an international arrest warrant for Assange on probable cause, saying he is suspected of rape, sexual molestation and illegal use of force. Sweden asked Interpol to post a "Red Notice" after a judge approved a motion to bring him into custody.

The arrest warrant stems from allegations made against Assange, who is Australian, in August. In a November, Assange's lawyer said the sex-crime charges stem from consensual sexual relationships his client had with two women.

FULL STORY

Post by:
Filed under: Julian Assange • Sweden • WikiLeaks
soundoff (407 Responses)
  1. Judith Polson

    Julian Assange is just handing us the information that we already knew or suspected. No surprise.

    December 2, 2010 at 3:51 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  2. coveyisle

    I am so okay with this, if it didn't seem mean and insidious. Why is this guy divulging such information? Is he doing such for the greater good? Or, is he just being a creep?

    December 4, 2010 at 7:05 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  3. jimmy

    gnsT4v http://chfEd38MkKsw7cXv0x3Dlc3b7.com

    January 21, 2011 at 1:51 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  4. Mobile Money Machines oe

    Hi, I get a 504 Gateway Timeout error when I view this site. This usually means the host did not get a timely response. I figured yuo may want to know. Regards Brian

    November 12, 2011 at 7:57 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  5. Joser

    I just got this and while the concept is fattasnic and I like the wireless automatic syncing to my mobile unit, the interface is pretty terrible. You pack songs onto your phone in playlists, so you can't browse artists or albums freely. Also, the playlists can only be sorted manually on your computer, if you don't they appear on the phone in the order they were added.

    August 11, 2012 at 5:24 pm | Report abuse | Reply
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15

Post a comment


 

CNN welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the Rules of Conduct set forth in our Terms of Service. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Service.