Uh oh for these guys...cwerdna wrote: ↑Wed Sep 09, 2020 5:32 amJudge OKs extradition to Japan for men accused of aiding Carlos Ghosn's escape
But it's now up to the U.S. State Department whether to turn them over
https://www.autoblog.com/2020/09/04/jud ... ape-japan/
Carlos Ghosn's accused escape plotters lose extradition challenge
US judge says duo can legally be transferred to Japan to face charges
https://asia.nikkei.com/Spotlight/Socie ... -challengeBOSTON (Reuters) -- A U.S. judge on Friday ruled that two Massachusetts men can be legally extradited to Japan to face charges they helped former Nissan Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn flee the country in a box and on a private jet.
U.S. Magistrate Judge Donald Cabell in Boston rejected the arguments against extradition by U.S. Army Special Forces veteran Michael Taylor and his son, Peter Taylor, and certified the case for the U.S. secretary of state to evaluate.
Two Americans suspected of helping former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn flee to Lebanon have been handed over to Japanese authorities. They are now on a flight to Japan.