The alleged computer hacker Lauri Cherish has stated he change into once “actively to acutely suicidal” when facing extradition to the US after being accused of stealing records from US agencies including the FBI, the Federal Reserve and Nasa computer systems.
His lowest 2d change into once when he feared he could per chance no longer be in a neighborhood to attraction, he suggested Hardtalk’s Stephen Sackur.
“US Marshals could per chance possess advance and the Met Police would possess helped them exhaust me and as a ways as I am concerned that can perhaps had been the tip of my existence,” he stated.
In February 2018, Mr Cherish, who has Asperger’s syndrome, gained a High Court attraction to dam his extradition to the US.
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