WikiLeaks Soldier Can't Escape 'Aiding The Enemy' Charge

Law360, New York (July 18, 2013, 7:35 PM EDT) -- A military judge on Thursday rejected U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning's bid to throw out an "aiding the enemy" charge in his trial over providing government documents to WikiLeaks, ruling the claim was adequately supported by evidence, the group funding his defense said.

The judge in the case, Army Col. Denise Lind, ruled that in the light most favorable to the prosecution, as required at the current stage of the case, the prosecution had provided enough evidence to support its claim that Manning was aware that...
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