Bradley Manning

  • Manning files bid for Obama pardon: Lawyer 04-09-2013 11:12 AM

    Washington: Lawyers for Chelsea Manning filed a request for a pardon from President Barack Obama following the soldier's 35-year jail sentence for the biggest intelligence leak in US history. "Private Manning's pardon request was filed today by our office," attorney David Coombs said on Twitter Tuesday. The lawyer had indicated...
  • Bradley Manning faces legal and social difficulties as transgender 23-08-2013 06:54 AM

    Bradley Manning, the US soldier sentenced this week for leaking 700,000 classified documents to WikiLeaks in the biggest breach of secret data in the country's history, could soon be entangled in another legal showdown. Unlike the court-martial Manning faced for leaking the data, the next challenge could play out in...
  • US soldier Manning who was sentenced for leaking army secrets says he is a woman 22-08-2013 05:52 PM

    Washington: US soldier Bradley Manning, sentenced for leaking classified US documents, said he is female and wants to live as a woman named Chelsea. A statement from Manning was read on NBC News's "Today" program on Thursday. Manning, 25, was sentenced on Wednesday to 35 years in a military prison...
  • WilkiLeaks case: Manning's family saddened by 35-year sentence 22-08-2013 04:49 AM

    Hanovar: The family of US Army Pfc Bradley Manning says they are saddened and disappointed in the 35-year sentence he received for giving troves of military and government secrets to WikiLeaks. Manning's attorney David Coombs read a statement from the family Wednesday during a news conference. The statement from the...
  • Manning gets 35 years in jail for leaking US army secrets to WikiLeaks 21-08-2013 08:27 PM

    Maryland: Bradley Manning, the US soldier convicted of the biggest breach of classified data in the nation's history by providing files to Wikileaks, was sentenced to 35 years in prison on Wednesday. Judge Colonel Denise Lind, who in July convicted Manning of 20 charges including espionage and theft, could have...
  • US Army judge to sentence WikiLeaks' Bradley Manning on Wednesday 21-08-2013 08:43 AM

    Bradley Manning, the soldier convicted of giving classified US files to WikiLeaks, will be told at 10 am EDT (1400 GMT) on Wednesday how much of his life will be spent in a military prison, a US Army spokesman said on Tuesday. The judge, Colonel Denise Lind, began deliberating Manning's...
  • Bradley Manning sentence likely to come next week: Judge 17-08-2013 01:40 AM

    A military judge says Army Pfc Bradley Manning's prison sentence for leaking scads of classified information through WikiLeaks will likely be announced next week. The court-martial was in session for only about 30 minutes on Friday. Prosecutors presented four bits of evidence retrieved from Manning's personal computer, mostly communications with...
  • US soldier Bradley Manning could break silence as WikiLeaks trial nears end 15-08-2013 02:37 AM

    Fort Meade: US Army Private First Class Bradley Manning, convicted of providing a massive trove of secret files to WikiLeaks in the biggest data breach in US history, could break a long silence on Wednesday as the sentencing phase of his court-martial ends. Manning, 25, faces up to 90 years...
  • Petition endorses Bradley Manning for Nobel Peace Prize 13-08-2013 03:03 PM

    Nobel Prize committee officials say they have received a petition claiming some 100,000 signatures that endorses awarding the peace prize to US soldier Bradley Manning, who faces up to 90 years in prison for disclosing classified information through WikiLeaks. Peace laureate Mairead Maguire nominated Army Pfc. Manning for the prize...
  • Military judge cuts potential sentence for WikiLeaks soldier Bradley Manning 06-08-2013 11:18 PM

    Fort Meadea: US military judge reduced potential prison time for Private First Class Bradley Manning to 90 years from 136 years on Tuesday by ruling that some sentences for leaking secret files to WikiLeaks should be merged. Court-martial Judge Colonel Denise Lind convicted Manning, 25, last week on 19 criminal...
  • Monotonous, rigid military prison life awaits Bradley Manning 05-08-2013 04:14 AM

    New York: Bradley Manning, the soldier convicted in the biggest leak of classified information in US history, faces the prospect of years of monotony with no Internet access in a small military prison cell but he would likely be allowed to mix with other inmates and exercise outdoors. The 25-year-old...
  • World View: Should WikiLeaks give up its fight for transparency? 03-08-2013 08:41 AM

    Suhasini Haidar: Hello and welcome to World View with me. Edward Snowden gets asylum finally and the US getting angry. Julian assange is also talking about Bradley manning verdict. On the show, Jennifer Robinson, lawyer of wikileaks and legal advisor to asssange, will join us from London. Later on the...
  • Bradley Manning's leaks endangered informants, says US trial witness 03-08-2013 06:40 AM

    A US State Department official contended in court on Friday that convicted soldier Bradley Manning's leaks of classified diplomatic cables led to foreign informants being moved over fears for their safety. The official, Michael Kozak, was called by US military prosecutors to testify in the sentencing phase of Manning's court-martial...
  • US: Whistleblower Bradley Manning not found guilty of aiding the enemy 31-07-2013 09:01 AM

    Whistleblower Bradley Manning - responsible for the leak of US diplomatic cables is found not guilty of aiding the enemy, however the Military court found him guilty of most other charges including 5 counts of theft. The US soldier was responsible for the largest ever leak of 7 lakh sheets...
  • WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange condemns Manning verdict, Obama 31-07-2013 06:21 AM

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange accused President Barack Obama of "national security extremism" on Tuesday after an American military judge convicted Bradley Manning over the biggest leak of classified documents in US history. Praising Manning as "the most important journalistic source that the world has ever seen", Assange said the US...
  • US Wikileaks case: Manning acquitted of aiding enemy, still may face long jail term 31-07-2013 06:03 AM

    A military judge on Tuesday found US soldier Bradley Manning not guilty of aiding the enemy, the most serious charge he faced for handing over documents to WikiLeaks, but he still likely faces a long jail term after being found guilty of 19 other counts. Colonel Denise Lind ruled the...
  • US Wikileaks case: Bradley Manning found not guilty of aiding the enemy, convicted of 5 counts of espionage 30-07-2013 11:13 PM

    Fort Meade Md: US Army Pfc Bradley Manning has been acquitted of aiding the enemy for giving classified secrets to WikiLeaks. The military judge hearing the case, Army Colonel Denise Lind, announced the verdict Tuesday. The charge was the most serious of 21 counts. It carried a possible life sentence...
  • US WikiLeaks case: Bradley Manning to face charge of aiding the enemy 20-07-2013 11:08 AM

    Ford Meade: The military judge hearing the court-martial of the US soldier accused of the biggest leak of classified material in the nation's history refused on Thursday to dismiss the most severe charge the defendant faces, aiding the enemy. That is one of 21 counts that US Army Private First...
  • US moves WikiLeaks soldier to Kansas jail 20-04-2011 09:02 AM

    Washington: The Obama administration, under criticism for its treatment of the US soldier accused of leaking secret documents that appeared on the WikiLeaks website, is transferring the detainee to a Kansas jail. Jeh Johnson, the Pentagon's general counsel, said on Tuesday that Bradley Manning was being moved from a Marine...
  • WikiLeaks suspect forced to sleep naked in jail 05-03-2011 09:19 AM

    Washington: The Army private suspected of giving classified US documents to the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks was forced to sleep naked in a military jail at least once this week, the Marine Corps acknowledged on Thursday after the soldier's lawyer complained. Commanders of the prison near Washington ordered all of Pfc...
  • Manning, the soldier who leaked USA's secrets 02-08-2010 01:28 PM

    Bradley Manning has been accused of sending over 90 thousand pages of documents on the war in Afghanistan to Wikileaks. ...