The Bureau of Prisons has rejected the Army’s request to accept the transfer of national security leaker Pvt. Chelsea Manning from the military prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, to a civilian facility where she could get better treatment for her gender-identify condition. The military will instead begin the initial treatment for her.
In an unprecedented move, the Pentagon is trying to transfer a convicted national security leaker to a civilian prison so she can get treatment for her gender disorder.
A Kansas judge has granted a request to formally change the name of the soldier convicted of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks.
An Army general has upheld Private Chelsea Manning’s conviction and 35-year prison sentence for giving reams of classified U.S. government information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks, the Army said Monday.
Convicted leaker Bradley Manning is asking an Army general to reverse his conviction and 35-year prison sentence for sending reams of classified information to WikiLeaks.
Imprisoned documents leaker Bradley Manning says he’ll go to court, if necessary, to get treatment for gender identity disorder, also called gender dysphoria.
The lawyer who defended Army Pvt. Chelsea Manning against charges of leaking classified information said Wednesday that his client is being assessed at a military prison for gender identity disorder, and that he’s hopeful the military will allow Manning to receive hormone therapy.
Newly disclosed U.S. government files provide an inside look at the Homeland Security Department’s practice of seizing and searching electronic devices at the border without showing reasonable suspicion of a crime or getting a judge’s approval.
Army Pvt. Bradley Manning is seeking a presidential pardon for leaking reams of classified information that his lawyer says did not merit protection.
Army Pvt. Chelsea Manning, who was previously known as Bradley Manning, wants estrogen treatments that would promote breast development and other female characteristics, which she’d be willing to pay for, while she’s incarcerated at the all-men military prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., her lawyer said.