Bradley Manning

Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, left, is escorted to a security vehicle outside of a courthouse in Fort Meade, Md. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Manning acquitted of most serious charge, but still faces up to 136 years in prison

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Former U.S. Army intelligence analyst Bradley Manning has been acquitted of the most serious charge against him — aiding the enemy — a charge that carried a potential life sentence. […]

07/30/2013

Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, left, is escorted to a security vehicle outside of a courthouse in Fort Meade, Md. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Manning verdict could test notion of aiding enemy

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — It’s judgment day for Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, the soldier charged with aiding the enemy for giving troves of U.S. government secrets to WikiLeaks. The military judge hearing the court-martial […]

07/30/2013

Bradley Manning

Prosecutors: Manning abused his country’s trust

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning was a traitor with one mission as an intelligence analyst in Iraq: to find and reveal government secrets to a group of anarchists and bask […]

07/25/2013

Bradley Manning, US soldier accused of leaking classified material to the Wikileaks website, arriving for pretrial hearing, Fort Meade, Maryland on May 21, 2013. (AP Photo)

Soldier’s defense team rests in WikiLeaks trial

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Pfc. Bradley Manning’s defense rested its case Wednesday after presenting evidence from 10 witnesses, hoping to prove the loads of material the soldier gave to WikiLeaks did not threaten national […]

07/10/2013

Daniel Ellsberg, peace activist known for release of the Pentagon Papers. (AP Photo)

Ellsberg: No leaks more significant than Snowden’s

KENSINGTON, Calif. (AP) — Pentagon Papers leaker Daniel Ellsberg calls the revelations by a government contractor on U.S. secret surveillance programs the most “significant disclosure” in the nation’s history. In 1971, Ellsberg passed the secret […]

06/11/2013

Bradley Manning, US soldier accused of leaking classified material to the Wikileaks website, arriving for pretrial hearing, Fort Meade, Maryland on May 21, 2013. (AP Photo)

Manning trial resumes as new leak scandal unfolds

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Army Pfc. Bradley Manning’s court-martial for giving hundreds of thousands of sensitive documents to WikiLeaks entered its second week Monday in a fresh spotlight cast by a brand-new leak by […]

06/10/2013

Bradley Manning (AP Photo)

3 days in, WikiLeaks trial comes into focus

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Three days into Pfc. Bradley Manning’s court-martial for giving thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks, prosecutors have shown the soldier was trained to guard classified information and knew it could […]

06/05/2013

Bradley Manning

Prosecutor: Manning dumped info into enemy hands

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Army Pfc. Bradley Manning dumped hundreds of thousands of sensitive documents on to the Internet and into enemy hands, a prosecutor said Monday at the beginning of a trial for […]

06/03/2013

Bradley Manning (AP Photo)

Secrecy shrouds pretrial hearing in WikiLeaks case

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Government secrecy reaches a new level this week in the court-martial of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, an intelligence analyst who sent 700,000 classified U.S. documents to the WikiLeaks website. A […]

05/06/2013

Bradley Manning

GI charged in WikiLeaks case admits making noose

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) – An Army private charged with leaking classified material to WikiLeaks says he tied a bedsheet into a noose while considering suicide during his pretrial confinement.

11/30/2012

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