Blackstone silk fails to stop Julian Assange extradition By Margaret Taylor 30 May 2012 12:11 17 December 2015 13:00 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Mark 30 May 2012 at 15:32 It would have clearly been obvious to the Assange defence team that the Supreme Court in its judicial method would have considered and been required to consider the Vienna Convention on Treaties. One wonders what happened. Also clearly the Supreme Court has applied the Convention correctly. Reply Link Anonymous 30 May 2012 at 16:36 Mark – See Lady Hale at para. 177. Says it all. Otherwise, a PC policy driven majority judgment. When the last person leaves the UK, please turn the lights off. How did it come to this? Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.