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Assange Denied Bail By UK Judge Over Flight Risk

By Tyler Durden WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange has been denied bail by the London court which two days ago blocked the US extradition request. The UK judge rejected the bail request on fears that he’s a flight risk, even though he’s not facing criminal charges in the UK. “I am satisfied that there are substantial grounds…

UK Judge Rules Julian Assange Can’t Be Extradited To US

By Tyler Durden In a historic ruling that some say could help protect press freedoms in the US, a British judge has ruled that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange can’t be extradited to the US. The New York Times described the ruling as “…a major victory against the U.S. authorities who have accused him of conspiring…

UK Judge Rules Julian Assange Can't Be Extradited To US

In a historic ruling that some say could help protect press freedoms in the US, a British judge has ruled that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange can’t be extradited to the US. The New York Times described the ruling as “…a major victory against the U.S. authorities who have accused him of conspiring to hack government…

"Symbols… Of Subtle Oppression": Virginia Judge Orders Removal Of Portraits Of White Judges

Authored by Jonathan Turley, Judge David Bernhard is a jurist in Fairfax County (where I reside) has issued a controversial order that the portraits of white judges must be removed from a courtroom because their presence would deny a black defendant a fair trial. In a decision applauded in the Washington Post, Bernhard declared that a fair trial…

UK Judge To Give Decision On Assange Extradition On Monday

Authored by Dave DeCamp via AntiWar.com, On Monday, January 4th, the British judge presiding over the extradition trial of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will decide whether or not Assange will be extradited to the US and tried under the Espionage Act for exposing US war crimes. If extradited, Assange could face up to 175 years…

LA Deputies File Suit Against New DA As Judge Defies "Sweetheart" Deal In Gang Murder Case

Los Angeles County’s new, embattled district attorney, George Gascón, is facing allegations that his special advisor, Mario Trujillo, offered a backdoor “sweetheart” deal in the case of a gang member charged with murder. His office issued a brief reply to The Epoch Times denying that Trujillo offered a backdoor deal in the case of Rudy Dominguez….

In Stunning Rebuke, LA Judge Strikes Down “Abusive” Outdoor Dining Ban As Lacking “Science, Evidence Or Logic”

By Tyler Durden A Los Angeles judge has tentatively struck down the county’s ban on outdoor dining after the Public Health Department – led by Director Barbara Ferrer – failed to provide a scientific basis for the order. According to The Real Deal, LA County Superior Court Judge James Chalfant overturned the county’s outdoor dining…

Judge Schedules Hearing In High-Profile Georgia Election Case

Authored by Zachary Stieber via The Epoch Times (emphasis ours) The judge who Sunday ordered Georgia officials not to wipe or reset voting machines scheduled the next hearing in the case for Friday. U.S. District Judge Timothy Batten Sr., a George W. Bush appointee, issued three emergency orders on Sunday, initially ordering officials to hold…

Judge Blocks Certification Of Pennsylvania Election Results

Authored by Ivan Pentchoukov via the Epoch Times A Pennsylvania judge on Wednesday ordered state officials to not certify the results of the 2020 election until her court holds a hearing on an election contest on Friday. Commonwealth Judge Patricia McCullough ordered the state to not take any further steps to complete the certification of…

UK Supreme Court Judge Slams “Totalitarian” COVID “Control Freaks” In Government

Authored by Steve Watson via Summit News, A British Supreme Court judge has slammed the UK government as ‘control freaks’ for attempting to control people’s lives under the guise of COVID, and labeled it “morally and constitutionally indefensible” to define what freedoms the public should and shouldn’t have. In an op-ed published Sunday, Lord Sumption…

Pennsylvania Judge Throws Out Trump Campaign Lawsuit, Setting Stage For Supreme Court Showdown

A federal judge on Saturday dismissed the Trump campaign’s lawsuit in Pennsylvania seeking to invalidate millions of votes, rejecting the “startling” request due to a lack of evidence and ruling that the state can move forward with certifying its election results. U.S. Middle District Judge Matthew Brann, an Obama appointee, ruled that the campaign presented…

Federal Judge Denies Emergency Injunction Against Punch Google Lawsuit To Restore Free Speech

By Maryam Henein On November 4th, Judge Beth Labson Freeman denied the emergency injunction recently filed against Google, and that the plaintiffs are considering all of their legal options. “I am inclined to deny this temporary restraining order,” Judge Freeman hinted on November 2nd, following the Zoom hearing. The ruling was decided the day following…