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Wikileaks judgement reversed


The wikileaks web site has been reopened in the US, as the judge who initially ordered it shut down on Friday reversed his decision. 

The site, which acts as a whistle-blowing forum, was order shut down a couple of weeks ago when Swiss bank Julius Baer brought an injunction against it.
The bank said the site had posted sensitive account information from a former employee which purported to detail information about money laundering.
The US judge ordered the site shut down, which ignited a storm of protest concerning free speech.
He has now done an about-turn, concerned about First Amendment implications as well as legal jurisdiction.
In addition, the action was largely futile, since other sites immediately published the same documents.