New Assange indictment adds 17 espionage charges
Sean Gallagher ⌨️ 🕵🏼♂️⚡️📦🐀
Obtaining, disclosing "National Defense Information" charges could trigger 1st Amendment battle.
Timothy B. Lee
You can debate whether Assange is a journalist (I would say no) but this indictment is a direct attack on the methods of journalism. If it's a crime to solicit classified information from a source, then most national security reporting is illegal.