In the Media

Extradition law under attack as Britons face trial in the US

PUBLISHED January 14, 2012

Pressure mounted on the Government last night to reform extradition laws after two Britons lost battles to avoid being sent for trial to the US. Richard O?Dwyer, 23, would be the first British citizen to be extradited over the illegal streaming of films and would effectively become a ?guinea pig? for copyright law in the US, according to his lawyer.