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Alan Turing Pardon

Half-Million Supporters Demand Pardon For Persecuted Gay Men Day After Graham Moore's Oscar Speech

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 02.23.2015 | Impact

On the heels of screenwriter Graham Moore's moving Oscars speech for his role in creating "The Imitation Game," the family of the film's protagonist, ...

Gay Computer Pioneer Finally Pardoned

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer 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 02.02.2016 | Queer 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...