McKinnon's mother thanks Home Secretary

Janis Sharp.
Janis Sharp. Credit: PA

Gary McKinnon's mother Janis Sharp thanked Home Secretary Theresa May for blocking her son's extradition, saying: "Thank you Theresa May from the bottom of my heart - I always knew you had the strength and courage to do the right thing."


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