European Court of Human Rights to hear Gary McKinnon's application against extradition to the USA on 28th August 2008

ITN News report that Hacker wins extradition delay

But his solicitors announced he had won a stay until August 28 by the European Court of Human Rights.


A brief statement said he has been granted "interim relief" until that date "for his application to be heard before the full chamber Presidents of the European Court Human Rights will hear his application, before the full Chamber, on 28th August 2008.

A Chamber of the ECHR consists of 7 Judges (more details about who these are likely to be later)

The European Court of Human Rights website:

Address details:

European Court of Human Rights
Council of Europe
67075 Strasbourg-Cedex

Tel: +33 (0)3 88 41 20 18
Fax: +33 (0)3 88 41 27 30