Julian Assange fights against the US government’s extradition appeal


Mark Summers QC, leading Florence Iveson, represented Julian Assange before the High Court this week. They were resisting the US government’s appeal against the decision of District Judge Baraitster, who on 4 January 2021 found that extradition would be oppressive on health grounds, pursuant to section 91 of the Extradition Act 2003.