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A petition launched by an online U.S. rights group has collected more than 103,000 signatures backing convicted leaker Bradley Manning’s nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

New Tactics Emerge In Fight For Manning’s Freedom

The fight to free Pfc. Bradley Manning takes a new turn as he returns to prison to serve a 35-year sentence for leaking classified information and his lawyer says he will ask the Army for leniency — and the White House for a pardon.


Dr. Daniel Ellsberg, the US military analyst who released the Pentagon Papers to The New York Times, spoke on the similarity of his case to that of US Army PFC Bradley Manning. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Pentagon Papers Leaker Calls Manning a ‘Casualty’

Pentagon Papers leaker Daniel Ellsberg says Bradley Manning is “one more casualty of a horrible, wrongful war” and he did not deserve any prison time.