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UN Panel: WikiLeaks' Assange a Victim of Arbitrary Detention

A U.N. panel is sticking by its opinion that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a victim of arbitrary detention, rejecting a request by Britain to review the case. The Working Group on Arbitrary Detention found that Britain had not presented enough new information to merit a new examination. The panel made the decision at a meeting last week, the U.N. human rights office said Wednesday.   In February, the panel found that Britain and Sweden had "arbitrarily detained"...

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