Julian Assange is a hero in the cause of Open Government, a journalist who dared to expose the machinations of senior politicians and bureaucrats.


On behalf of all 251,000 signatories a formal request for a Royal Pardon for Julian Assange from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has been administered. The formal name for such an application is a “Royal Prerogative Power of Mercy”. I have pasted the script of the application below and uploaded a snip of only page one of the document [above]

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