McKinnon slams gung-ho US hacking law

Friday, 28 April 2006, 7:49 PM EST

lleged hacker Gary McKinnon has accused the US of " using a hammer to squash a gnat" ahead of his 10 May extradition hearing.

"What I did was just unauthorised access," McKinnon told vnunet.com. "I'm pissed off that six months' community service has turned out to be 60 years in a foreign jail."

At vnunet.

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