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.
Bradley Manning is the first transgender military inmate to ask for hormone treatments, officials say, a request that could lead to a legal showdown over how — and if — the soldier convicted in the WikiLeaks case will be allowed to live as a female behind bars.
President Barack Obama was ‘politely’ heckled by Bradley Manning supporters while giving a speech Thursday in Syracuse, New York.
An attorney for Army Pfc. Bradley Manning says his client intends to live the remainder of his life as ‘Chelsea Manning,’ a woman.