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12-22-2010, 06:17 PM

LONDON — Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks who was released from a British jail late last week, is facing a new challenge: the leak of a 68-page confidential Swedish police report that sheds new light on the allegations of sexual misconduct that led to Mr. Assange’s legal troubles

12-22-2010, 06:40 PM
How do you get 68 pages out of a couple of unprotected sex scenarios ?

12-22-2010, 07:01 PM
As for the prosecutors’ actions, interviews with legal experts suggest that it would not be abnormal for such a high-level case to move up the hierarchy of prosecutors, with disagreements over how to apply Sweden’s finely calibrated laws on sexual misconduct.

My understanding is that it in fact moved down the hierarchy of prosecutors when some politician got involved.