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Double standards of U.S. over Mckinnon extradition as it emerges no U.S. citizens were brought to Britain for a crime committed on their home soil

3 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Not a single U.S. citizen has been extradited to Britain for a crime committed on their home soil, it was revealed last night.MPs said it was proof of ‘double standards’ by the American government in the case of Asperger’s sufferer Gary McKinnon.Mr McKinnon, who is supported by the Mail’s Affront to British Justice campaign, hacked into U.S. military computers from the bedroom of his North London flat while looking for evidence of ‘little green men’.
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'I didn't meet Gary McKinnon or his mother,' admits judge who led review of UK's extradition treaty (but he did speak with U.S. lawmakers)

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

The judge behind a ‘whitewash’ review of extradition has admitted he had not met Gary McKinnon, the Asperger’s sufferer who faces being sent to the U.S. for trial on hacking charges. Lord Justice Scott Baker told MPs that while prep... Read Post

Britain Refuses to Extradite U.S. Sex Crimes Suspect on Human Rights Grounds

News : NewsFeed (3 years ago)

Julian Assange’s extradition case isn’t the only one generating headlines—and outrage—in the U.K.: On Thursday, the British High Court blocked an attempt by the U.S. government to extradite an American citizen wanted in Minnesota fo... Read Post

'Humans Rights Act' gives foreign killers better protection than Gary McKinnon - 22nd June 2011

News : The Coming Crisis (4 years ago)

Foreign criminals hiding behind the Human Rights Act get better protection than Britons facing extradition, MPs and peers warn today. They say British citizens such as Asperger's sufferer Gary McKinnon can be bundled on a plane to t... Read Post

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