Former Rep. Dana Rohrabacher discussed some kind of pardon if Julian Assange would play ball about Russian ties, Assange's lawyer said in a courtroom statement.
A new Justice Department indictment accuses Assange of recruiting hackers at conferences to provide WikiLeaks with classified information.
The documents were released following a court case brought by The Associated Press and other media organizations.
During a hearing about Julian Assange’s possible extradition to the United States, his lawyers said President Donald Trump offered to pardon the WikiLeaks founder.
On Monday, U.S. lawyers will deliver arguments in a UK court, hoping to extradite the Wikileaks founder who faces espionage charges in the U.S.
The former congressman told Yahoo News that his goal was to find proof for a widely debunked conspiracy theory.
A Swedish prosecutor announced she would not proceed with the rape investigation into the WikiLeaks founder after a review of the evidence.
Former Trump campaign CEO Steve Bannon testified that Roger Stone was the "access point" to WikiLeaks and information about Democrats' hacked emails.
"He’s obviously ruffled the feathers of some very powerful people" who "want to keep him quiet," Anderson argued on "The View."
The WikiLeaks founder was arrested in April at the Ecuadoran Embassy in London.