Chelsea Manning - updates

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Chelsea Manning freed from jail in U.S. contempt case

May 10, 2019 - 12:38 PM

Manning is jailed in early March for refusing to testify in a grand jury investigation targeting the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks

CHELSEA MANNING. Former US soldier Chelsea Manning speaks during the C2 conference in Montreal, Quebec, on May 24, 2018. Photo by Lars Hagberg/AFP

Whistleblower Manning seeks U.S. Senate seat

Jan 14, 2018 - 4:12 PM

Chelsea Manning has now gone from prison to US senatorial candidate in less than a year during which she often made headlines

RUNNING FOR SENATE. In this file photo, Chelsea Manning attends the OUT Magazine #OUT100 Event at the the Altman Building on November 9, 2017 in New York City. Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for OUT Magazine/AFP

Chelsea Manning makes waves with Vogue swimsuit spread

Aug 13, 2017 - 2:30 PM

The former Army intelligence analyst jailed for leaking troves of classified information to WikiLeaks is photographed by Annie Leibovitz

Newly-freed Chelsea Manning says she's putting past behind her

May 17, 2017 - 11:27 PM

After another anxious 4 months of waiting the day has finally arrived I am looking forward to so much Chelsea Manning whose sentence is commuted by former president Barack Obama says in a statement via her legal team

FREE. US President Barack Obama commuted the sentence of Chelsea Manning, pictured above, who was to serve 35 years behind bars for leaking classified US documents, the White House said January 17, 2017. File photo by US ARMY/AFP

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Jan 18, 2017 - 11:35 AM

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Obama commutes sentence of WikiLeaks source Manning

Jan 18, 2017 - 8:03 AM

Obama pardoned 64 people and commuted the sentences of 209 others including Chelsea Manning in one of his final acts as president

FREE SOON. This file photo taken on August 22, 2013 shows Bradley Manning in wig and make-up as Chelsea Manning. US Army/Handout/AFP

Chelsea Manning makes second suicide attempt in US prison

Nov 05, 2016 - 12:38 PM

Manning s 4 page statement addressed to the inspector general of the intelligence community indicates she attempted to commit suicide on the evening she was placed in solitary without prior notice

CHELSEA. Bradley Manning, the US soldier sentenced to 35 years for leaking secret documents, said he now considers himself to be a woman. File photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP

Wikileaks source Manning 'okay' after suicide attempt

Jul 12, 2016 - 9:09 PM

Lawyers say Manning remains under close observation by the prison and expects to remain on this status for the next several weeks