UK Court Rules WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange can be Extradited

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has failed in his appeal against extradition from the UK to Sweden over allegations of rape and sexual assault.

Two judges at the High Court in London decided that a previous ruling in favour of extradition must be upheld.

Julian Assange, WikiLeaks founder will be extradited to Sweden to face a trial over allegations of sexual misconduct.

The London high court judge refused to grant Assange the right to stay in the UK, despite his lawyers arguing it would be “unfair and unlawful”