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richard o'dwyer

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Wikipedia boss starts petition for TVShack's Richard O'Dwyer

Wikipedia leader Jimmy Wales has launched a campaign to defend Richard O'Dwyer from extradition to the US.

By June 25, 2012

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U.K. Home Office won't block O'Dwyer extradition in copyright case

The British government department has said that the Home Secretary, who has the power to block extraditions, will not intervene in the matter of the U.S. request for Richard O'Dwyer.

By July 3, 2012

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Jimmy Wales launches campaign to stop O'Dwyer's extradition

The Wikipedia founder calls the 24-year-old U.K. student the "human face" of the global battle over antipiracy efforts.

By June 24, 2012

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U.K. student strikes deal to avoid extradition in copyright case

Richard O'Dwyer of TV-Shack fame will not be extradited to the United States to face copyright infringement charges, and will pay compensation instead.

By November 28, 2012

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Digital entertainment in 2013: Five predictions

Here's some of what we think we'll be writing about during the next year, from Netflix's comeback to iRadio to Kim DotCom staying put in New Zealand.

By December 21, 2012

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Pirate Bay's Warg, back in Sweden, busted on hacking charges

Gottfried Svartholm Warg, co-founder of the controversial file-sharing service, gets booted out of Cambodia and arrested as soon as he lands in Sweden -- on charges of hacking tax records.

By September 11, 2012

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Pirate Bay ISP blockade has almost no effect on file-sharing

The music industry's expensively won blockade of the Pirate Bay hasn't done much to stop Brits from file sharing, according to reports.

By July 16, 2012

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Obama wants Hollywood, Silicon Valley to 'come together' on SOPA

During a Google+ hangout aired on YouTube, the president stops short of saying he opposes a pair of controversial Hollywood-backed copyright bills.

By January 30, 2012