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Suicide risk leads appeal grounds in Lauri Love extradition case

A legal precedent will be set over the extradition of Lauri Love, a man with Asperger's accused in the US of hacking government computer systems, when a decision is made following presentations being made in the UK high court.

Lauri Love appeal against US extradition gets go-ahead from High Court

The High Court in London says there are grounds for security researcher Lauri Love to challenge his extradition to the US to face multiple charges of computer misuse.

Extradition - where now for Lauri Love?

With the approval of the order for his extradition by the home secretary, Lauri Love is running out of options. An appeal to the High Court is on the cards but how long can he stave off the inevitable?

Lauri Love extradition order confirmed by Home Secretary

The order for the extradition of Lauri Love to the US to face multiple charges of computer hacking has been approved by the home secretary, but it's understood he will fight the order.

Russian arrested by Czech officials allegedly tied to 2012 LinkedIn hack

The Russian man that Czech authorities arrested on 5 October in collaboration with the FBI is allegedly connected to the 2012 breach of LinkedIn.

Czech police nab Russian suspected of hacking US targets

The Police of the Czech Republic on Tuesday announced the arrest of an unnamed Russian citizen suspected of hacking US-based targets.

Video: Lauri Love to be extradited to the US for alleged hacking charges

A judge at London's Westminster Crown Court has ruled that alleged hacker Lauri Love is to be extradited to the US where he is accused of hacking into various government departments.

Silk Road's Libertas to be extradited to face hacking conspiracy charges

An alleged site administrator for the now defunct- Silk Road is to be extradited to the US to face justice for facilitating the sale of malware

[Updated with video] Final arguments heard in Lauri Love extradition case

Counsel for Lauri Love and the US government rehearsed their final arguments as Tom Reeve reports from Westminster Magistrates' Court yesterday.

Love 'exaggerating mental illness to avoid extradition', court hears

Lauri Love is hiding behind his mental illness to avoid being sent to the US for trial, according to arguments heard in his extradition hearing yesterday. Tom Reeve reports from Westminster Magistrates' court.

Lauri Love suicide fear if sent to US for hacking trials

An extradition hearing in London today heard claims that Lauri Love would kill himself if extradited to the US to face trial for allegedly hacking several US federal agencies.