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Statement by Sarah Harrison

Originally posted 6 November 2013, 17:30 UTC on WikiLeaks

As a journalist I have spent the last four months with NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and arrived in Germany over the weekend. I worked in Hong Kong as part of the WikiLeaks team that brokered a number of asylum offers for Snowden and negotiated his safe exit from Hong Kong to take up his legal right to seek asylum. I was travelling with him on our way to Latin America when the United States revoked his passport, stranding him in Russia. For the next 39 days I remained with him in the transit zone of Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport, where I assisted in his legal application to 21 countries for asylum, including Germany, successfully securing his asylum in Russia despite substantial pressure by the United States. I then remained with him until our team was confident that he had established himself and was free from the interference of any government.

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David Miranda: Metropolitan Police grounds for opposing judicial review

Full statement of the Metropolitan Police’s case against David Miranda’s claim for judicial review, which will be heard at the High Court in London on 6 and 7 November 2013. Miranda is challenging his questioning and detention at Heathrow airport under Schedule 7 of the Terrorism Act 2000.

David Miranda is the partner of former Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald, who first reported on Edward Snowden’s whistleblowing about the NSA’s mass surveillance programs.

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David Miranda: Home Office grounds for opposing judicial review

Full statement of the UK Government’s case against David Miranda’s claim for judicial review, which will be heard at the High Court in London on 6 and 7 November 2013. Miranda is challenging his questioning and detention at Heathrow airport under Schedule 7 of the Terrorism Act 2000.

David Miranda is the partner of former Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald, who first reported on Edward Snowden’s whistleblowing about the NSA’s mass surveillance programs.

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David Miranda: Summary statement of facts and grounds

Full statement of facts and grounds in support of David Miranda’s claim for judicial review, which will be heard at the High Court in London on 6 and 7 November 2013. Miranda is challenging his questioning and detention at Heathrow airport under Schedule 7 of the Terrorism Act 2000.

David Miranda is the partner of former Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald, who first reported on Edward Snowden’s whistleblowing about the NSA’s mass surveillance programs.

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David Miranda: Witness statement of Detective Supt. Caroline Goode

Witness statement of Detective Supt. Caroline Goode, Senior Investigating Officer in the Metropolitan Police’s Counter-Terrorism Command (SO15). This witness statement was given at the 27 August 2013 High Court hearing of David Miranda’s application for an injunction to prevent UK police from searching his electronic property but released over a month later as a result of a Freedom of Information request.

David Miranda is the partner of former Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald, who first reported on Edward Snowden’s whistleblowing about the NSA’s mass surveillance programs.

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