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Lawyer: Assange was offered U.S. pardon if he cleared Russia

1 month ago   |   By Politico

LONDON - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange plans to claim during an extradition hearing that the Trump administration offered him a pardon if he agreed to say Russia was not involved in leaking Democratic National Committee emails during the 2016 U.S. election campaign, a lawyer for Assange said Wednesday.
Assange is being held at a British prison while fighting extradition to the United States on spying charges. His full court hearing is due to begin next week.
At a preliminary hearing held Wednesday in London, lawyer Edward Fitzgerald said that now-former Republican congressman, Dana...
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Wikileaks founder Julian Assange allegedly offered pardon by Trump administration if he clears Russia: lawyer

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange allegedly offered pardon by Trump administration if he clears Russia: lawyer

1 month ago   |   By ABC

The lawyer for WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, says the Trump administration offered to pardon him if he agreed to say Russia wasn't involved in leaking Democratic National Committee emails.
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Lawyer: Assange was offered US pardon if he cleared Russia

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

White House denies claims that Trump administration offered to pardon Assange if he denied Russia leaked DNC emails.
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