Engineer in trade-secrets case says charges were added because of her Chinese background

//Engineer in trade-secrets case says charges were added because of her Chinese background

Engineer in trade-secrets case says charges were added because of her Chinese background

A Chinese-born American engineer indicted in the United States for trying to steal trade secrets worth an estimated US$120 million is fighting new charges against her as “prosecutorial vindictiveness” because of her Chinese background.Federal prosecutors filed a superseding indictment against You Xiaorong on August 4, adding two counts of economic espionage against the defendant, less than a month before her scheduled September 1 trial.You was initially charged in February 2019 with conspiracy…

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