Theresa May Home Office website charge: Man denies attack
- 16 May 2014
- From the section Stoke & Staffordshire
A man has denied attacking websites belonging to the Home Office and the Home Secretary Theresa May.
Mark Lynden Johnson, 43, from Stoke-on-Trent, is charged with encouraging or assisting an offence under the Computer Misuse Act.
He appeared at Birmingham Crown Court earlier and was granted unconditional bail. A trial date has been fixed for 3 November.
Both websites were taken offline during attacks between 15 and 18 June 2012.