US charges against Meng Wanzhou turn fraud law ‘on its head’, her lawyer says in final week of extradition case

//US charges against Meng Wanzhou turn fraud law ‘on its head’, her lawyer says in final week of extradition case

US charges against Meng Wanzhou turn fraud law ‘on its head’, her lawyer says in final week of extradition case

The US case against Huawei Technologies executive Meng Wanzhou “turned fraud law on its head”, failing to show that she lied to HSBC, thought the bank was being put at financial risk by her statements, or had caused any actual deprivation, her lawyer argued on Monday as the final week of hearings in her extradition fight began in a Canadian court.US prosecutors want Meng to face trial in New York for allegedly defrauding HSBC by lying in a 2013 PowerPoint presentation she made about Huawei’s…

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