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WikiLeaks Gets Court Victory In Icelandic Fight Against Visa

World  (tags: humanrights, Wikileaks, Assange, Iceland, Master Card, Visafreedoms, ethics )

- 2137 days ago -
The District Court ordered Visa and MasterCard's local partner, Valitor, to resume funneling donations to WikiLeaks' payment processor, DataCell, within two weeks or face 800,000 kronur (about $6,000) in daily fines, according to DataCell lawyer Sveinn...

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Regina P (67)
Friday July 13, 2012, 2:59 pm
Good., Thanks Nancy

Aletta Kraan (146)
Friday July 13, 2012, 4:01 pm
Noted , thanks !

Past Member (0)
Friday July 13, 2012, 4:36 pm
Noted, thanks.

Esther Z (94)
Friday July 13, 2012, 9:23 pm
Noted. Thanks, Nancy!

Jane H (0)
Friday July 13, 2012, 11:42 pm
Good - we need Wikileaks and we need those in power to be ALWAYS aware that what they do may be exposed...If they are secure in their secrets , appalling abuses happen ..

Jaime Alves (52)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 1:38 am
Thanks Nancy.

Craig Pittman (52)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 5:17 am
Great news, thanks Nancy. For those of us who like this decision we might consider cutting up our Visa and Mastercard to protest their stand against Wiikileaks in other countries. My cards are now toast. Cash only from now on. Way to go Iceland!

Susanne R (235)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 8:33 am
Interesting article, Nancy! Thanks for posting it!

. (1)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 8:48 am
Noted. Thank you Nancy.

Helen Porter (39)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 3:33 pm

I use wikipidia a lot. It's too obad they have had such problems.

I value information.

Knowledge is power.

Lois Jordan (63)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 5:40 pm
Noted. Thanks, Nancy. Well, this news is a good 1st step. Even though Julian Assange is holed up in the Ecuadoran Embassy awaiting asylum, he's still posting interviews on that are very informative on a worldview level. New every Tues. and all very interesting!

Fred Krohn (34)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 6:49 pm
This is good news, WikiLeaks should prevail. Now if we could get an injunction against Iceland's whaling fleet...

Ludger W (71)
Sunday July 15, 2012, 5:57 am
noted, ty

Arielle S (313)
Sunday July 15, 2012, 9:46 am
At long last, somebody is being fair - thanks for the good news!

Rose Becke (141)
Sunday July 15, 2012, 10:40 pm
Interesting thanks

Yulan Lawson (156)
Monday July 16, 2012, 1:22 am
Thanks for letting us know what's going on unlike the T.V.

patrica and edw jones (190)
Monday July 16, 2012, 7:59 pm
Good news Nancy and thanks for the info.
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