UFO hacker saved from extradition

The British home secretary, Theresa May, has announced that computer hacker Gary McKinnon won't be extradited to the US on human rights grounds.

Britain tries to assuage WikiLeaks founder over extradition fears

British officials claim WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has a "double guarantee" against any form of extradition from Sweden to the US - if such a legal procedure were to violate his human rights.

Ecuador: US WikiLeaks extradition would be "evil"

The Ecuadorian government is reportedly attempting to prevent the "evil" extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the United States. 

WikiLeaks founder won’t surrender to the police

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says he will remain at the Ecuadorian embassy in London where he is currently seeking political asylum and does not plan to surrender himself to the police. 

Jimmy Wales steps in to try and halt extradition

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales is calling for the US to abandon its attempt to extradite British student Richard O'Dwyer over alleged copyright offenses.

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange seeks asylum

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has entered the Ecuadorian embassy in London where he is seeking asylum.

WikiLeaks founder braces for extradition

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is one step closer to being extradited to Sweden after the UK supreme court rejected an appeal to re-open the controversial case.

WikiLeaks founder in heated extradition battle

Julian Assange is pulling out all the stops to prevent his pending extradition to Sweden where the WikiLeaks founder faces charges of sexual assault. 

Assange fights extradition as US eyes WikiLeaks founder

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was recently granted 14 days by a British court to challenge his pending extradition to Sweden where he faces charges of sexual assault. 

Kim Dotcom granted bail in extradition fight

Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom has been granted bail in New Zealand, after a judge overturned two previous rulings and concluded that he wasn't a flight risk.

Court approves US extradition of British 'pirate'

A British student faces extradition to the US on piracy charges after a controversial court decision.

Court rules Assange can continue extradition fight

Julian Assange has won the latest round in his fight to avoid extradition from the UK to Sweden over sex allegations - though it's probably just a stay of execution.

Assange loses extradition appeal

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange this morning lost his appeal against extradition to Sweden over charges of rape and sexual molestation.

Assange loses fight against extradition

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange can be extradited to Sweden, a judge has ruled.