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.
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.
An attorney for Army Pfc. Bradley Manning says his client intends to live the remainder of his life as ‘Chelsea Manning,’ a woman.