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British man charged with hacking US Federal Reserve

Alleged NASA and FBI hacker faces additional charges.
28 Feb 2014
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CPS confirms Gary McKinnon will not face charges in the UK

Ruling brings hacker's decade-long legal ordeal to an end.
17 Dec 2012
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TVShack founder O'Dwyer to cough up £20,000 to end

After two years spent battling extradition to the US, Richard O'Dwyer looks set to have all charges dropped against him.
7 Dec 2012
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Guatemalan police arrest John McAfee after several weeks on

Police force plan to pass anti-virus guru back to Belize where he is wanted for questioning over his neighbour's murder.
6 Dec 2012
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New Zealand surveillance agency rapped over Megaupload

Official report rules spy agency illegally tracked Kim Dotcom.
27 Sep 2012
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Pirate Bay co-founder to face Swedish copyright charges

File sharing site's co-founder, Gottfrid Svartholm Warg, arrested in Cambodia.
3 Sep 2012
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Megaupload court hearing postponed until 2013

Kim Dotcom's extradition hearing pushed back as legal team works through search warrant issues.
10 Jul 2012
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Jimmy Wales calls for halt to TVShack founder's US

Wikipedia founder launches petition, calling on the Home Secretary to stop Richard O'Dwyer's US trial.
25 Jun 2012
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GCHQ denies Anonymous website takedown claims

Government surveillance agency claims website unaffected by hacking group's latest DDoS attack.
23 Apr 2012
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Sheffield student faces extradition over 'piracy'

A judge rules Richard O'Dwyer can be extradited to the US where he is alleged to have breached copyright law.
16 Jan 2012
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Obama and Cameron discuss McKinnon

Barack Obama and David Cameron have met in Washington to discuss - amongst other things - a solution to the Gary McKinnon extradition.
21 Jul 2010
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Johnson ‘legally powerless’ over McKinnon extradition

The Home Secretary is able to stop the clock on Gary McKinnon's case, but he can't rule against the extradition treaty Britain has with the US.
11 Nov 2009
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Hacker McKinnon can challenge US extradition

Things are looking brighter for Asperger's Syndrome afflicted military hacker Gary McKinnon.
23 Jan 2009