Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Elsie Law's Daily Dose Of The Law

A citizen of the UK is accused of hacking into America's military computer system. According to the BBC, the accused allegedly stated that he "was just seeking UFO evidence."

The alleged UK hacker's extradition to the United States has been halted for medical reasons. However, In addition to the plaintiff's illness; the BBC states that the extradition is also on hold "until an inquiry into the US-UK extradition treaty has been carried out by the Commons Home Affairs Select Committee...Critics of the treaty say it does not treat US and British citizens equally."

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