5/16/19
5:06 PM
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Chelsea Manning can’t catch a single break. After just a week of freedom—she was jailed for 62 days for refusing to testify to a grand jury about Wikileaks—a federal judge today order her back into custody for contempt. According to BuzzFeed, she told the judge she would rather “starve to death” than cooperate.

3/8/19
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Chelsea Manning was jailed on Friday for contempt of court for refusing to testify about Wikileaks to a grand jury, CBS News reported. This was anticipated—Manning said she objected to the secrecy of the process and had already responded to exhaustive questioning at her 2013 court-martial.

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