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UK: Pro-Assange activists gather outside London court during hearing

United Kingdom, London
November 18, 2019 at 21:28 GMT +00:00 · Published

Activists in support of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange gathered outside London's Westminster Magistrates Court on Monday, as Assange's lawyers were in court of a hearing.

The hearing was purely administrative and was over in around five minutes. Assange's lawyers requested access to documents, to which the judge responded that it is outside of the court's jurisdiction. The next hearings are scheduled for the December 13 and 19.

Assange appeared via video link in court, but his father John Shipton appeared in person and came out to speak with activists after the hearing.

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Activists in support of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange gathered outside London's Westminster Magistrates Court on Monday, as Assange's lawyers were in court of a hearing.

The hearing was purely administrative and was over in around five minutes. Assange's lawyers requested access to documents, to which the judge responded that it is outside of the court's jurisdiction. The next hearings are scheduled for the December 13 and 19.

Assange appeared via video link in court, but his father John Shipton appeared in person and came out to speak with activists after the hearing.

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