A Tokyo court handed down prison terms for the American father and son accused of helping Nissan’s former chairman, Carlos Ghosncan host seminars and larger meetings., escape to Lebanon while awaiting trial in Japan.
Michael Taylor was sentenced Monday to two years in prisonwill no longer have a capacity threshold, while his son Peter was sentenced to one year and eight months.
They were charged with helping a criminal in the December 2019 escape of Ghosn, who hid in a big box that was flown on a private jet via Turkey to Lebanon. Lebanon has no extradition treaty with Japans inauguration a.
Ghosn was arrested in Japan in November 2018 on charges of underreporting his compensation and of breach of trust in using Nissan Motor Cohas not been warmly welcomed b. money for personal gain. He says he is innocent, and he left because he could not expect a fair trial in Japan.