Finally, Assange Will Face the Legal Cases Against Him

Cully Stimson  /  The Daily Signal

Julian Assange supporters demonstrate outside of Westminster Magistrates’ Court in London on April 11. After weeks of speculation, the WikiLeaks founder was arrested by Metropolitan Police inside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. (Photo: Alberto Pezzali/NurPhoto/Getty Images)


WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is finally going to face the music. According to many across the political spectrum, he is no hero. To a handful of others, he is.

For the last seven years, Assange has avoided accountability for his conduct by holing up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, at a cost of over $3 million. But that ended this week. At a news conference on Thursday, Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno said, “We’ve ended the asylum of this spoiled brat.” Continue reading “Finally, Assange Will Face the Legal Cases Against Him”