April 25, 2012 - Col. Lind denies both motions to dismiss charges against Manning.
June 19, 2012 - Facing extradition to Sweden on sexual assault charges, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange requests political asylum at the Ecuadorian embassy in London.
July 5, 2012 - WikiLeaks begins publishing more than 2.4 million e-mails from Syrian politicians, government ministries and companies dating back to 2006.
February 28, 2013 - Pfc. Bradley Manning pleads guilty to some of the 22 charges against him, but not the most serious charge of aiding the enemy, which carries a life sentence.
June 3, 2013 - Pfc. Bradley Manning's court-martial begins.
July 30, 2013 - Manning is acquitted of aiding the enemy, but found guilty on 20 other counts, including violations of the Espionage Act.
August 21, 2013 - A military judge sentences Manning to 35 years -- less than the 60 prosecutors sought and far shorter than the 90 he could have received -- minus credit for the about three and a half years he's already been behind bars.
August 22, 2013 - Through a statement read on NBC's Today show, Manning announces he wants to live life as a woman, and wants to known by his new identity, Chelsea Manning.