Protesters demonstrate at the entrance of Westminster Magistrates Court in London. Photo: AP Photo

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says he does not want to be extradited to the United States to face hacking charge

  • Assange was earlier sentenced to 50 weeks in prison by a British court for skipping bail when he holed up in Ecuador’s London embassy for seven years
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Protesters demonstrate at the entrance of Westminster Magistrates Court in London. Photo: AP Photo
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange arrives at court in London on May 1. Photo: AFP

UK judge sentences WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to 50 weeks in prison for skipping bail seven years ago

  • Judge points out that the 47-year-old’s stay in the Ecuadorean embassy had cost British taxpayers US$21 million
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange arrives at court in London on May 1. Photo: AFP
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