A student from Chesterfield is going to appeal against a Home Office decision to extradite him to the United States.
American authorities want him to go on trial in the US for copyright infringement.
Yesterday the Home Office approved the request but Richard's mother says they'll continue to fight the decision.
– Ukip leader Nigel Farage
"This is appalling news and once again shows that our Government seems more than happy to hand over its citizens to the US without a care in the world.