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O'Dwyer Avoids US Extradition

Richard O'Dwyer has reached an agreement to avoid extradition to the US over copyright infringement allegations. O'Dwyer allegedly earned thousands of pounds through advertising on the TVShack website before it was closed down by US authorities.

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Student to appeal extradition decision

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.

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