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- Michael Taylor and his son Peter, had made a tearful apology to the Tokyo court last month, regretting their role in smuggling Ghosn out of Japan hidden in a box aboard a private jet from the Kansai airport at the end of 2019.
Reuters | | Posted by Sharangee Dutta, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
- The father-son pair arrived in Japan earlier this month from the United States after losing their battle to avoid extradition.
- Michael Taylor and his son Peter had been held in a suburban Boston jail since May.
The development followed a months-long battle by lawyers for US Army Special Forces veteran Michael Taylor and his son, Peter Taylor, to avoid being sent to Japan to faces charges they helped Ghosn escape the country.
Ghosn, once a leading light of the global car industry, was arrested in Japan in late 2018 and charged with underreporting his salary and using company funds for personal purposes, charges he denies.