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Un-Manning Private Bradley

Well, it seems that the diminutive traitor formerly known as Private Bradley Manning and now preferring to be called Chelsea Elizabeth Manning will be allowed to remain in relatively safe military confinement rather than be sent to a federal civilian prison. 208 more words

Four New Communications From Chelsea Manning.


Pvt Manning Support Network have published a letter and three statements from Chelsea after they requested direct clarification of her position re the… 1,416 more words


Lawyer: Manning Being Assessed For Gender Identity Disorder

BRISTOL, R.I. (AP) — 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. 580 more words


Ideas at the House: Panel - The War on Whistleblowers and Their Publishers

US Journalist and activist Alexa O’Brien and Australian commentator Robert Manne are joined by video conference with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, Guardian Journalist Glenn Greenwald and Chelsea Manning’s Lawyer David Coombs on stage at the Sydney Opera House (moderated by Bernard Keane of Crikey). 187 more words


Pardon Private Manning, Military Whistleblower!


The application for a Presidential Pardon or the commuting of Private Manning’s 35 year sentence to time served has now (as of 3rd Sept) … 1,945 more words


Bradley Manning Seeking Presidential Pardon

HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Army Pvt. Bradley Manning is seeking a presidential pardon for sending reams of classified information to WikiLeaks, a leak he says was done “out of a love for my country and sense of duty to others,” according to documents released Wednesday. 634 more words

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Lawyer: Manning Willing To Pay For Estrogen Treatments That Would Promote Breast Development

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — 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. 668 more words

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