Years before Assange was arrested, FRONTLINE went inside the saga of how more than a half-million secret government documents came into public view.
April 11, 2019
In a 2011 interview with FRONTLINE, Adrian Lamo said he turned Chelsea Manning into the authorities because "the needs of the many outweighed the needs of one."
March 19, 2018
Bradley Manning was sentenced to a little more than half of what the government wanted him to serve.
August 21, 2013
U.S. officials are presenting evidence at Manning's sentencing hearing this week. So far, there isn't much.
August 6, 2013
PFC Bradley Manning, the 25 year old who has acknowledged leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks, faces a maximum of 136 years in jail.
July 30, 2013
A military judge ruled that prosecutors could pursue the "aiding the enemy" charge against Bradley Manning.
July 18, 2013
Prosecutors have struggled to show that Manning was following directions from WikiLeaks, which could be key in establishing the charge of "aiding the enemy."
June 18, 2013
June 11, 2013
One witness suggested PFC Bradley Manning was hardly alone in copying sensitive files to local drives, or even CDs.
June 5, 2013
Adrian Lamo turned chat logs of his conversations with Bradley Manning over to federal officials.
June 4, 2013
Opening arguments began in Manning's court-martial today with prosecutors describing him as arrogant, and the defense saying he was "young, naïve, but good intentioned."
June 3, 2013
A judge ruled the prosecution would have to prove that Army PFC Bradley Manning had “reason to believe” the information would aid Al Qaeda and other terrorist groups.
April 10, 2013