Nasa hacker: I'd get a fairer trial in UK

Nasa hacker: I'd get a fairer trial in UK

Summary: Gary McKinnon, who is seeking prosecution in the UK, explains why he wants to avoid the US courts

TOPICS: Security

Gary McKinnon, the man accused by US prosecutors of "the biggest military hack of all time", explains why he thinks US courts would not treat him fairly. McKinnon has sent a signed confession to UK authorities in a bid to be tried in this country.

Topic: Security

Tom Espiner

About Tom Espiner

Tom is a technology reporter for He covers the security beat, writing about everything from hacking and cybercrime to threats and mitigation. He also focuses on open source and emerging technologies, all the while trying to cut through greenwash.

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