American father, son indicted on charges of aiding Ghosn escape

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Japanese prosecutors indicted two American men Monday on charges of aiding former Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn to flee the country and escape trial in 2019. Michael Taylor, 60, a former Green Beret, and his son Peter, 28, helped Ghosn, 67, jump bail, despite knowing that the former auto titan was prohibited from traveling overseas based on his bail conditions, according to the indictment by the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office. The two allegedly helped Ghosn, who is charged with financial crimes, flee his home in Tokyo on Dec. 29 and make their way to Kansai International Air...

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