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The Gary McKinnon extradition story: in photos

by | 16th, October 2012

THE story of Gary McKinnon’s extradition to the USA is one of a man with a passion falling foul of the law. He hacked into scores of US State department computers. The man who has Asperger’s Syndrome was looking for evidence of alien life. The Americans wanted to interrogate the computer expert on their soil. The British dithered and then saved him. Others might want to admire his skills:

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Janis Sharp, holds a card signed by politicians and well wishers for her son, computer hacker Gary McKinnon, on Westminster Bridge, London, as authorities in the US want him to stand trial for hacking into top secret military computers, Mr McKinnon, from Wood Green, north London, suffers from Asperger's syndrome, says he was looking for evidence of UFOs.



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