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Gary McKinnon: Why Lauri Love should be spared the nightmare of extradition

12 Oct 2016

Computer activist Lauri Love should be spared a life sentence in a US jail, says former hacker Gary McKinnon Read More

WannaCry hero Marcus Hutchins spared jail

By Warwick Ashford 29 Jul 2019

British security researcher who helped halt the global WannaCry ransomware attack that hit the NHS in 2017 has avoided jail in the US for creating other malware Read More

Gary McKinnon's legacy

By Bryan Glick 17 Oct 2012

So Gary McKinnon stays free - for now. At Computer Weekly, we've followed the self-confessed hacker's story for the 10 years it's taken to fight his extradition to the US. Along the way we've seen ... Read More

Hacker and UFO hunter Gary McKinnon launches SEO business

29 Jul 2014

Hacker Gary McKinnon has set up a search engine optimisation business after winning a 10-year battle against extradition to the US Read More

Judge issues ultimatum on Gary McKinnon's health

By Mark Ballard 05 Jul 2012

The High Court has intervened to end a stand-off between the home secretary and Gary McKinnon over the order to have him extradited to face hacking charges in the US. Read More

Theresa May: Hacker Gary McKinnon to stay in UK

By Cliff Saran 16 Oct 2012

Hacker Gary McKinnon will stay in UK, home secretary Theresa May has told MPs Read More

MPs press Theresa May to explain why alleged hacker Lauri Love is being extradited to US

By Bill Goodwin 20 Nov 2017

MPs question the attorney general and prime minister about why alleged hacker Lauri Love is to be extradited to the US, when at least 13 other hackers have been tried for US hacking offences in the UK Read More

Appeal Court to give landmark verdict on Lauri Love extradition

By Bill Goodwin 02 Feb 2018

The Appeal Court will decide whether Lauri Love, who has serious health issues, should be extradited to the US to face hacking charges, or face trial in the UK. The landmark case is the first test of legal ... Read More

UK sets deadline to decide fate of UFO hacker Gary McKinnon

By Warwick Ashford 07 Sep 2012

The Home Office is to decide by 16 October whether to extradite self-confessed hacker Gary McKinnon to the US Read More

Gary McKinnon decision could be bad news for cyber prosecutions, says lawyer

By Warwick Ashford 18 Oct 2012

The UK government’s decision to enable self-confessed hacker Gary McKinnon to avoid extradition to face trial for breaking into US government and military computers could set a dangerous precedent Read More