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You CAN save Gary McKinnon: MPs' bombshell letter explodes Home Secretary's claim that law makes him powerless to halt extradition
By James Slack and Michael Seamark
Last updated at 2:24 AM on 13th November 2009
Alan Johnson was last night told by a powerful group of MPs that he can and must halt the extradition of Gary McKinnon. In a devastating letter, the Home Affairs Select Committee flatly rejected Mr Johnson's claim that he is powerless to intervene. Gary, who has Asperger's syndrome and is said to be suicidal, is due to be handed over to the U.S. under the controversial Extradition Act. There he faces up to 60 years in jail for hacking into Pentagon and Nasa computers while searching for proof of alien life...
Originally posted by HotSauce reply to post by Bunken DrumHe allegedly has Asspergers syndrome and I never heard of him having it until they were going to ship him over here for a little discipline for his bad behavior. Thanks for foeing me!
Asperger syndrome is an autism spectrum disorder, and people with it therefore show significant difficulties in social interaction, along with restricted and repetitive patterns of behavior and interests. It differs from other autism spectrum disorders by its relative preservation of linguistic and cognitive development.
Originally posted by Bunken Drum
reply to post by HotSauceSuprise surprise, HotSauce. You get FOE.
You cant fake autism. It'll be in his medical records or at least the indications, going back decades.
You CAN save Gary McKinnon