UK Court Okays Julian Assange Extradition to Sweden

Britain's highest court has cleared the way for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to be extradited to Sweden, where he faces questioning over alleged sex crimes. In a 5-2 vote, the British Supreme Court upheld the validity of an arrest warrant made by a Swedish prosecutor to question Assange over accusations by two Swedish women that he sexually assaulted them. In its ruling, announced at a hearing Wednesday, the court dismissed Assange's argument that the Swedish Prosecution Authority, which...Full Story
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