Iceland’s Supreme Court has ruled that Valitor (formerly Visa Iceland) must pay WikiLeaks $204,900 per month or $2,494,604 per year in fines if it continues to blockade the whistle-blowing site, says RT.
“The court upheld the decision that Valitor had unlawfully terminated its contract with WikiLeaks’ donation processor, DataCell,” says the story, adding:
“WikiLeaks founder Julian Assage thanked the Icelandic people “for showing that they will not be bullied by powerful Washington backed financial services companies like Visa.”
The court’s decision is final.
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