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Month: January 2021

UK Judge blocks Assange extradition to USA

A UK judge has ruled that the Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange, cannot be extradited to the United States of America to face charges of espionage, following concerns over his mental health and risk of suicide. Prosecutors in the USA accused Assange of helping US defence analyst Chelsea Manning breach the US Espionage Act, and of […]

Christian Tams re-appointed to the Appointment Committee of the German Court of Arbitration for Sport

Christian Tams has been re-appointed to serve on the Appointment Committee of the German Court of Arbitration for Sport. The court is the central institution for sports arbitration in Germany. It operates under the Rules of Sports Arbitration that were revised in 2016 and is hosted by the German Arbitration Institute (DIS). The three-member Appointment […]