The final verdict is in: McKinnon will be making a visit to the United States, from which he may never leave:

McKinnon Loses Extradition Appeal

“Our client now faces the prospect of prosecution and imprisonment thousands of miles away from his family in a country in which he has never set foot,” says solicitor Karen Todner, who had taken McKinnon as her client in defense against the extradition. Up until now, McKinnon had been granted several reprieves, and now McKinnon may face life in prison if convicted during his trial here in the US.

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