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British Prime Minister apologies for treatment of Alan Turing

Gordon Brown has apologised for the "appalling" way Alan Turing, a code-breaker during WWII, was treated for being gay. Alan Turing was given experimental chemical castration as a "treatment" and his security privileges were removed, meaning he could not continue to work for the UK Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ). He is most