When Copyright's Wrong

Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales Tells the US To Stop Extraditing 24-Year-Old Geek

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In the two years since U.S. customs and immigration officials came knocking on his dorm room door, Richard O’Dwyer has become something of a representative figure in the fight between Hollywood heavyweights and the Internet.

But a new ally has stepped foward to support the “unlikely poster boy for a culture war.”¬†Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales has decided to intervene on Mr. O’Dwyer’s behalf, launching a campaign on Change.org this weekend to stop the U.S. from extraditing him on copyright allegations. Read More