WikiLeaks founder says big leak on Hillary Clinton could lead to indictment

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WikiLeaks Founder Says Big Leak on Hillary Clinton Could Lead to Indictment

WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, says this year he is going to leak information on Hillary Clinton that could be extremely damaging to the presumptive Democratic nominee.

Speaking to a British TV station, Assange said, "We've accumulated a lot of material about Hillary Clinton. We could proceed to an indictment."

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Assange went on to say he doesn't think Clinton will actually face charges because he doesn't believe the current Attorney General, Loretta Lynch, will indict her, but he thinks the FBI will use the information to push for concessions from the Clinton administration, should she be elected.

While Assange did say Clinton poses a problem for freedom of the press, he stopped short of saying he would prefer to see a Trump Presidency.

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A supporter of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange holds a banner outside the Ecuadorian embassy in London as he marks three years since Assange claimed asylum in the embassy on June 19, 2015. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange clocks up three years inside the Ecuadoran embassy in London today, after claiming that Swedish prosecutors cancelled a landmark meeting in his case earlier this week. AFP PHOTO / JUSTIN TALLIS (Photo credit should read JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
A supporter of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange holds banners outside the Ecuadorian embassy in London as he marks three years since Assange claimed asylum in the embassy on June 19, 2015. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange clocks up three years inside the Ecuadoran embassy in London today, after claiming that Swedish prosecutors cancelled a landmark meeting in his case earlier this week. AFP PHOTO / JUSTIN TALLIS (Photo credit should read JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
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