Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 20th Jul 2013 19:05 UTC
Legal "Alan Turing, the Enigma codebreaker who took his own life after being convicted of gross indecency under anti-homosexuality legislation, is to be given a posthumous pardon. The government signalled on Friday that it is prepared to support a backbench bill that would pardon Turing, who died from cyanide poisoning at the age of 41 in 1954 after he was subjected to 'chemical castration'." Justice.
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RE: But...
by modmans2ndcoming on Sun 21st Jul 2013 03:27 UTC in reply to "But..."
modmans2ndcoming
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Your government persecuted him and your government is still around...In fact the Queen should get up and publicly pardon him and apologize for what the government did in the name of her crown back then.

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