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Response to JDPriestly (Reply #12)

Sat Sep 15, 2012, 09:05 AM

14. It's 2 years since the accusations were first made

and nearly 2 years since Assange went to Britain (and Wikileaks published the State Dept memos, at around the same time). Are you saying that they thought, in Nov 2010, "we've got an election coming in 2 years time - better wait until after that"?

Sweden cannot hold someone without bail indefinitely. Indeed, that is a reason why formal charges against him have not been brought yet - because once they formally charge him (at which point they can hold him without bail), they have to start the court case within 2 weeks. So they have not formally charged him while he's in another country from which they can't guarantee getting him back within 2 weeks.

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