Bradley Manning Acknowledges Leaking

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Army Private First Class Bradley Manning (C) is escorted in handcuffs as he leaves the courthouse in Fort Meade, Maryland June 6, 2012. REUTERS/Jose Luis Magana (UNITED STATES - Tags: MILITARY CRIME LAW)


Through a peculiar legal maneuver known as "pleading by exceptions and substitutions," Army Pvt. Bradley Manning has for the first time explicitly acknowledged that he was responsible for leaking classified material that appeared on the Wikileaks website [...]