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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#734 NCA's bid to get Lauri Love US hack case passwords thrown out
A bid by the National Crime Agency to force an alleged cyber hacker to hand over encrypted computer passwords has been thrown out by a judge.

The US is attempting to extradite Lauri Love, 31, on charges of hacking into the US Army, Nasa and US Federal Reserve networks.

The agency (NCA) seized the computers during a raid at Mr Love's home in Stradishall, Suffolk, in October 2013.

A call to hand over passwords was rejected by a district judge.
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