Alleged British pc hacker Lauri Love was arrested in 2013 on suspicion of stealing information from the FBI, Nasa and different US businesses.
In 2018, he gained his enchantment in opposition to extradition to the US. The decide cited Lauri’s melancholy and autism as elements within the resolution, saying extradition can be “oppressive by cause of his bodily and psychological situation”.
Two years on, Lauri describes every day life along with his autism, and the way a pleasant remark from somebody can flip right into a painful assault for him.
This is a part of the Rulebreakers series from BBC World Service in collaboration with Sundance Institute.
Image: Illustration of Lauri Love.
Animation produced by Alice Homewood, Tim O’Leary and Moira Lam.