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NASA hacker Gary McKinnon will not face charges in the UK

46-year-old hacker, who hunted for secrets about UFOs, will NOT be charged in the UK after escaping extradition to the United States.

Gary McKinnon saved from extradition after ten year fight

Gary McKinnon, the British hacker who has been fighting a high profile campaign for ten years to avoid extradition to the United States, has had his extradition blocked by the UK government.

Gary McKinnon extradition – decision due

British hacker Gary McKinnon will find out today whether or not he will be extradited and stand trial in the United States for what was described as “the biggest military computer hack of all time”.

Anonymous attacks UK Prime Minister and Home Office websites with DDoS assault

Anonymous hacktivists have launched a distributed denial-of-service attack against the British government’s Home Office website, preventing legitimate users from visiting the site by flooding it with unwanted internet traffic.

TVShack’s Richard O’Dwyer “sold down the river” as extradition to USA cleared

The British Home Secretary, Theresa May, has approved the extradition to the United States of the 23-year-old student who created the TVShack website.

Man charged with NASA hack, on 10th anniversary of Gary McKinnon’s arrest

It’s ten years since British hacker Gary McKinnon was arrested, and now another hacker has been indicted for allegedly hacking into NASA computers.

Ryan Cleary has Asperger’s syndrome, court hears

The hacking suspect, charged with launching a denial-of-service attack against the SOCA website, suffers from Asperger’s syndrome and agoraphobia, a London court is told.

Obama: Gary McKinnon’s fate is in the hands of the British legal system

Barack Obama has said that the decision as to whether hacker Gary McKinnon should be extradited to the United States lies with the British legal system.

Cameron: Decision on Gary McKinnon will be ‘weeks rather than months’

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Nick Clegg appears to backtrack over intervention in Gary McKinnon case

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British Home Secretary reconsiders extradition of Gary McKinnon

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Hacker’s mother stands against Jack Straw in UK election

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Hacker Gary McKinnon may not be extradited to USA after all

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Bad news for NASA hacker Gary McKinnon – extradition seems imminent

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UK Home Secretary “stops clock” on NASA hacker’s extradition

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NASA hacker’s extradition to USA delayed by British Home Office

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