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Alan Turing Pardon

Gay Computer Pioneer Finally Pardoned

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 02.23.2014 | Gay Voices

LONDON (AP) — Britain has tried to make good by one of its most famous sons, posthumously pardoning Alan Turing for a gay sex conviction which tarni...

Pardon the Digital Warrior?

Jack Copeland | Posted 10.19.2013 | World
Jack Copeland

The British Parliament is warming to the idea of pardoning war hero Alan Turing, after the government gave a frosty reception in 2012 to a petition of 37,000 signatures demanding a pardon for the man widely regarded as the father of the modern computer.

'Father Of Computer Science' To Be Pardoned For Being Gay?

Posted 07.21.2013 | Gay Voices

The legendary World War II-era codebreaker who was convicted of "gross indecency" after engaging in a same-sex relationship may finally receive a post...

Scientists Urge Pardon For Computer Pioneer

AP | Posted 04.10.2013 | Science

LONDON -- Stephen Hawking and other eminent scientists called Friday for the British government to pardon computer pioneer Alan Turing, who helped win...