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UK's Gary McKinnon extradition call reflects scepticism about US justice | Scott Lemieux

PUBLISHED October 17, 2012

On Tuesday, the British government announced that it was refusing to extradite computer hacker Gary McKinnon to the United States. McKinnon, who suffers from Asperger's syndrome, had been sought for extradition by the United States because he repeatedly hacked into government computer systems. Theresa May, the Cameron government's Home secretary, declared that:

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