RELEASE: NMOG Statement on the Indictment of Julian Assange

On Thursday, May 23, 2019, the U.S. Department of Justice announced a superseding indictment charging Wikileaks founder Julian Assange on 17 new counts of violating the Espionage Act, in addition to the one hacking conspiracy charge announced in April. In response, the News Media for Open Government has made a statement. You can read the statement here. NMOG Statement on the Indictment of Julian Assange Contact: Melissa Wasser, Coalition DirectorNews Media for Open Government(202) 795-9317mwasser@foropengov.org@foropengov