Lawfare. Taking up cudgels for Julian Assange.
Australian celebrity human rights lawyer and key member of Julian Assange’s legal team, Jennifer Robinson, is a regular visitor to South Africa. Noseweek interviewed her when she attended the 18th Commonwealth Law Conference held recently in Cape Town
When Julian Assange’s whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks made its first major splash by releasing the shocking, classified Collateral Murder video in 2010 – showing a US Apache helicopter target a group of Iraqi civilians, 11 of whom died – Jennifer Robinson immediately recognised a challenge.