POSTED: Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 8:27am
UPDATED: Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 8:35am
A military judge on Wednesday morning sentenced Army Pfc. Bradley Manning to 35 years in prison. He will be credited for the 1,294 days -- or roughly three and a half years -- he's already served..
In addition, his rank is being reduced, and he will forfeit all pay and benefits and be dishonorably discharged.
The former Army intelligence analyst was convicted in July of stealing 750,000 pages of classified documents and videos and disseminating them to WikiLeaks.