PayPal cuts WikiLeaks from money flow (AP)

FILE - In this March 17, 2010 file photo, a PayPal employee walks past the PayPal logo at the international headquarters in Singapore. The online payment service provider PayPal has cut off the account used by WikiLeaks to collect donations, serving another blow to the organization just as it was struggling to keep its website accessible after an American company stopped directing traffic to it. PayPal said in a blog posting that the move was prompted by a violation of its policy, 'which states that our payment service cannot be used for any activities that encourage, promote, facilitate or instruct others to engage in illegal activity.' (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E, File)AP – The online payment service provider PayPal has cut off the account used by WikiLeaks to collect donations, serving another blow to the organization just as it was struggling to keep its website accessible after an American company stopped directing traffic to it.

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