WikiLeaks founder Assange 'arbitrarily detained', UN panel rules

WikiLeaks founder Assange 'arbitrarily detained', UN panel rules
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will demand he be allowed to leave the Ecuadorian embassy in London a free man, after a UN panel ruled he was detained arbitrarily there. Mr Assange, who enraged the United States by publishing hundreds of thousands …
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UN group set to rule in favour of Julian Assange
A United Nations working group is believed to have decided that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is being unlawfully detained. Mr Assange has been living in the Ecuadorian embassy in London for more than three years and has been granted political …
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Wikileaks: Ireland prevented US arms transfers to Israel
The Irish government attempted to limit US weapons transfers to Israel after the Second Lebanon War, according to a document released by Wikileaks. A diplomatic cable sent from the US embassy in Ireland reveals that "the Irish Government has informally …
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WikiLeaks reveals what the US really thinks of Ireland
DUBLIN, Ireland — The Irish like to be liked, and a mood of near ecstasy infected the country when U.S. President Barack Obama arrived on May 23 and told cheering crowds in Dublin he had come to reaffirm “bonds of affection” between the two countries.
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WikiLeaks on IRA, illegal Irish
Detectives suspect some of the funds were used to fund Sinn Fein political advances in the Republic and Northern Ireland. These details have emerged through the whistle-blowing organization, WikiLeaks, on sensitive information routinely passed by Irish …
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2015-10-19Sarah Harrison acceptance speech for the Willy Brandt Prize for
Ladies and Gentlemen. It is a honour to be here today to accept the Willy Brant Award for Political Courage for my work with WikiLeaks, in getting Edward Snowden asylum, and for my political statements – many of which have called for Germany's …
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Japan: Supreme Court rules in P2P copyright case

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Japan: Supreme Court rules in P2P copyright case
Peer-to-peer (P2P) software programs such as Napster and Grokster make it possible to exchange data efficiently. However, these software programs are constantly used in a manner that infringes copyright and lawsuits against the developers and …
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Playtech PLC Earns "Buy" Rating from Investec (PTEC)
The Company, along with its subsidiaries, develops unified software platforms for the online and land-based gambling industry, targeting online and land-based operators. The Company operates six product groupings: Casino, Services, Bingo, Sport, Poker …
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Stocks Within Assessment: Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) , Office Depot Inc
Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) fell -2.89% with the overall traded volume of 7.48 million shares down its average volume of 11.84 million. The company has the market value of $ 41.79 billion and its EPS ratio for the past year was 0.89. The company …
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Economic Liberation: Network Economics of Abundance
One risk is that the introduction of p2p economic system parameters might inhibit peer production by asking payment for actions that were formerly free, even if users gain more control over how their own personal data is used. … knowing that their …
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