The Pitt News

Editorial | Assange’s journalist credentials aren’t the issue

Julian Assange gestures to the media from a police vehicle on his arrival at Westminster Magistrates court on April 11 in London.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

May 28, 2019

His prosecution is worrisome because it erases the line between the responsibility of government employees to safeguard information and the freedom of civilians who are protected under the First Amendment.

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