Alan Dershowitz to advise Assange's legal team

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 16, 2011 19:59

Harvard Law School professor and prominent political commentator Alan Dershowitz said on Tuesday that he will join WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's legal team.

Dershowitz, who said he has "spoken on the phone extensively" with Assange is advising the WikiLeaks founder's lawyers in England on his extradition case .

"The First Amendment protects even speech that may be seen as dangerous or threatening by some," Dershowitz said.


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