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TV Shack Pirate Avoids US Extradition With Compensation Deal

Richard O'Dwyer, one of the high-profile tech extradition cases the UK legal system has struggled to handle of late, has avoided US legal proceedings and the threat of jail time thanks to arranging a deal to visit the US voluntarily and pay a token amount of compensation. Read More >>

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McKinnon's Extradition to the US Over Hacking Has Finally Been Blocked

Theresa May, Home Secretary, has announced that she's going to block America's attempts to extradite the British hacker, Gary McKinnon, over charges of hacking into US military computers 10 years ago, in what was called the "biggest military computer hack of all time". Read More >>

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TVShack Founder Gets to See the New Series of Mad Men Before Us, as He's Extradited to USA

The case of Richard O'Dwyer, the 23-year-old founder of file-sharing site TVShack, is about to be transferred to the US, with Home Secretary Theresa May confirming plans to extradite him over copyright breaches. Read More >>

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