MP makes 11th hour bid to stop Assange extradition

By Kat Wong
Updated February 13 2024 - 1:34pm, first published 1:28pm
The campaign to free Julian Assange, who faces being extradited to the US, continues. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)
The campaign to free Julian Assange, who faces being extradited to the US, continues. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)

As part of a last-ditch attempt to stop Julian Assange's extradition, an independent MP has called on the federal government to leverage its US and UK connections and bring the WikiLeaks founder home.