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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    A need to weigh the rights and wrongs in dealing with whistle-blowers

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... SCMP Editorial Whistle-blowing right and wrong Bradley Manning is among the most polarising of all whistle-blowers. That the former US soldier is a criminal there is no doubt, but his ... the disclosures was a video of a helicopter gunning down unarmed civilians, including children and journalists, in Iraq. Previous sentences for military whistle-blowers are dwarfed by that given ...

  2. News - World - SECURITY: ANALYSIS

    Manning conviction shows legal net is closing on whistle-blowers

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington Bradley Manning's spying conviction and the likelihood of a long jail term send warning to Snowden and any would-be whistle-blowers Legal net closes ... of enough charges to perhaps send him to prison for the rest of his life. Video: Assange hails Manning as 'quintessential whistleblower' Experts said they expect the government's case ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Bradley Manning conviction will inspire others to follow

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 12:00am by SREERAM CHAULIA

    ... Sreeram Chaulia Sreeram Chaulia says the conviction of US military whistle-blower Bradley Manning on spying charges for telling the truth makes a mockery of justice True travesty The conviction of Private Bradley Manning on charges of espionage by a US military court is a huge setback to the honourable practices of whistle-blowing and political dissent. Manning, who leveraged his ...

  4. News - World - COURT

    WikiLeaks expects Bradley Manning to appeal ‘dangerous’ verdict

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 08:03am by AFP

    ... as 'quintessential whistle-blower' “The US government has refused to investigate credible allegations of torture and other crimes under international law despite overwhelming evidence. “Yet they decided ... to Sweden to face sex claims, said Manning was “unquestionably heroic”. He accused Obama of betrayal over his treatment of “whistle-blowers” and insisted Manning’s crimes had no victim except “the ...

  5. News - World - WIKILEAKS

    Call me Chelsea: Bradley Manning plans to live as a woman

    Posted Aug 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Fort Meade, Maryland After being sentenced to 35 years in jail, the whistle-blower has changed his name and says he wants to undergo hormone therapy Manning begs Obama ... With good behaviour and credit for the more than three years the soldier has been held, Manning could be out in as little as seven years, Coombs said. Manning has been called both a whistle-blower ...

  6. News - World

    Bradley Manning: traitor or soldier of conviction?

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... grinning" malefactor who savoured the glory of being a whistle-blower. "The only human Pfc. Manning ever cared about was himself," Fein said. From the highest levels of the US government, ... of national security." The advocacy group Reporters Without Borders said the verdict was a chilling warning to whistle-blowers, "against whom the Obama administration has been waging ...

  7. News - World - WIKILEAKS

    Bradley Manning to learn jail sentence in WikiLeaks case

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 03:43pm by Agence France-Presse in Fort Meade

    ... as a whistleblower who lifted the lid on America’s foreign policy, was found guilty of 20 of the 22 charges leveled against him. He was, however, cleared of the most serious charge- “aiding the enemy,” ...

  8. News - World - WIKILEAKS

    Judge to deliberate in Manning court-martial

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 04:07pm by Associated Press in Fort Meade, Maryland

    ... as a whistleblower. Prosecutors also asked the judge to fine Manning US$100,000, reduce his rank to private and give him a dishonourable discharge.   ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Bradley Manning apologises for WikiLeaks case, admits he ‘hurt US’

    Posted Aug 15th 2013, 08:34am by AFP

    ... analyst has become a folk hero to his supporters, who see him as a whistle-blower lifting the lid on America’s foreign policy. More than 100,000 people have signed a petition calling for his ...

  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Bradley Manning found guilty of espionage but not ‘aiding enemy’ in Wikileaks case

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 04:53pm by Reuters, AFP, AP

    ... decision in a case that drew worldwide attention. Supporters hailed Manning as a whistleblower. The US government called him an anarchist computer hacker and attention-seeking traitor. ...




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