A judge has been called to drop the warrant by attorney Mark Summers QC who pointed out the warrant to not be needed any longer since its issue over an investigation in Sweden.
Assange skipped bail in 2012 before entering the Ecuadorian embassy in London to avoid being extradited to Sweden after he was accused of sexual assault.
In May a year ago, Swedish prosecutors dropped their investigation into the allegation and withdrew their European Arrest Warrant.
Ecuador earlier this month granted citizenship to Assange, who fears that, if he leaves, he will be extradited to the United States over WikiLeaks' publication of leaked secret U.S. military documents and diplomatic cables in 2010.
British prosecutors are opposing the dropping of the arrest warrant.
As proceedings in Sweden over rape allegations have now been dropped, they believe the British arrest warrant has lost its objective.
When asked if a successful ruling could enable Assange to walk free, a spokesman for the CPS said: "Hypothetically yes, that would be our interpretation". Another route to secure his exit from the embassy under the garb of diplomatic immunity was also lost when he was recently denied diplomatic status by the United Kingdom government. They argue that Assange shouldn't be immune from the law simply because he has managed to evade justice for years.
Assange sought political asylum in the embassy in June 2012, after a failed legal battle to prevent his extradition to Sweden.
The WikiLeaks founder has been living in Ecuadorian embassy in London for over five years.
For some Assange is seen as a cyber hero who exposed government abuses of power, for others he is a criminal who undermined the security of the West by exposing secrets.
British Police say the charge of skipping bail is a much less serious offense than rape, but he could still face a one-year prison sentence if convicted.
A decision on whether to quash Assange's arrest warrant is due to be made at the same court on 6 February.
But as the group points out in their statement, it is possible to effect change for the good of the planet and humanity. At the time, this was the closest the clock had come to midnight in over 60 years.
On the other hand, three points to the visitors could see them out of the relegation places depending on results elsewhere. West Brom captain Jonny Evans scored in the fourth minute against Brighton and the club were able to hold onto the win.
Woody Allen is 82 years old now, but he'll never be too old to be made to face the bad things he is alleged to have done. Farrow has been telling the same account of the alleged assault by Allen for a long time.
Australia then had to survive more than three minutes of stoppage time with only six players after receiving a late yellow card . Fiji looked exhausted as they spent most of the time defending as the Russians managed to keep the scores close.
Le Guin is the author of dozens of books, including 20 novels , six collections of poetry and over 100 short stories. Reacting to news of her death, U.S. horror author Stephen King paid tribute to Le Guin as "one of the greats".
It's likely to be priced well above even the most expensive four-door Range Rover , with prices pushing the £250,000 mark. The front passengers are treated with white, diamond-quilted leather seats coupled with a white dashboard and arm rest.
It was the second time that the 200-room hotel had been the site of carnage: In 2011, an attack by insurgents left 21 dead there. The siege started Saturday night after five Taliban suicide bombers stormed the six-storey luxury hotel overlooking the city.
In 2016, Republican US lawmakers expressed concern that Facebook was suppressing news stories of interest to conservative readers. The new scoring system is only rolling out in the U.S.to start, but the company plans to eventually expand it globally.
With Lebron & Curry serving as captains, the two will alternate picking players from EITHER league to fill their rosters. Largely in part due to their team play but it's quite clear that they have been led by third-year center Nikola Jokic.
Then, from a Ben Davies corner, Kane brushed aside Jack Stephens , rose above Manolo Gabbiadini and thumped a header into the net. Spurs have the chance to leapfrog Liverpool into fourth place ahead of the Reds' trip to Swansea on Monday night with a win.
Swiss President Alain Berset will have an official meeting with President Trump , it has already been confirmed . The trade pact talks had started in October 2008 and several rounds of negotiations have taken place since then.
Several say they don't want their competitors to know what they're offering, a stance that open-government advocates criticized. Amazon is deciding where to build "HQ2", an up to 8-million square foot facility it says could produce 50,000 jobs.
Pagerly, 28, died a few months before the birth of his first child; Hill, 45, is survived by his wife and two children. Hill also served with the Marshal Service's prestigious and highly-trained Special Operations Unit.
Through 41 games, Walker is averaging 21.7 points , 5.8 assists and 3.3 rebounds in 34.5 minutes per game this season. On a side note, #WojBombs and #ShamWows (Shams Charania) alerts get me so excited, but that is neither here or there.
In her In Touch interview, Daniels said that the sex with Trump wasn't anything insane and that they had done it in one position. Cohen has said the story is "rumor" and the payment by Trump is "completely false".
And of the businesses that are accepting Bitcoin on Stripe, we've seen their revenues from Bitcoin decline substantially. Collison brothers' Stripe calls time on volatile bitcoin, which has become more of an asset than a fluid currency.
That's why certainly he loves the club as well . "I plan with him moving forward and therefore we do not need to talk every day". Dortmund brought on Swedish teenager Alexander Isak to play up front for the final 23 minutes. "I have nothing to add to that".
Soros said that these tech giants claim that they are distributing information but they are distributing monopoly instead. The dominant global creed has reverted from worldwide governance to nationalism, Soros argued.
US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has called for the implementation of new rules to end the government shutdown . By Saturday night negotiations on both immigration and to reopen the government still hadn't progressed.
Speaking to reporters on Wednesday, Trump went on to reject criticism of his counter-attacks to the Russian Federation probe. Sessions was the first member of Trump's Cabinet known to have been questioned by Mueller's office.
James Franco won a Golden Globe for his performance in The Disaster Artist , but was shut out of the Oscar acting categories. The National Board of Review and National Society of Film Critics also named her best director for her work on the film.
At least for part of a game , James and his teammates can put that squabbling behind them and celebrate his undeniable greatness. Evan Fournier led the Magic with 22 points and Elfrid Payton had 21 points, seven assists and seven rebounds.
It was not immediately known why AFN was taken off the air this year, when it remained intact during the 2013 shutdown . The NFL will give troops free access to Sunday's conference title games at USO facilities.
Bonnie Glaser, an Asia expert at CSIS, said the USA freedom of navigation operations in the waters were unlikely to stop. The Philippines has sparred with China for decades over what it says is aggressive conduct at the Scarborough Shoal.
Communal tension between the Buddhist Rakhine population and Muslim Rohingya has risen sharply in recent years. Myanmar will then shelter the Rohingya in temporary accommodations while rebuilding houses for them.
In the past ten matches, Struff has won five matches and lost five matches. "I cherish these moments". The 19-time Grand Slam champion will face Frenchman Richard Gasquet in the third round on Saturday.