McKinnon wins extradition fight

Computer hacker Gary McKinnon has won his 10-year fight against extradition after Home Secretary Theresa May stepped in to halt proceedings.

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McKinnon decision due

Gary McKinnon has been fighting extradition for more than ten years Credit: John Stillwell/PA Wire

Computer hacker Gary McKinnon will find out later today whether the Home Secretary Theresa May will halt his extradition to America.

Mr McKinnon, who has Asperger's syndrome, faces trial in the US over hacking into military files over a decade ago.

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