FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried in US to face charges after extradition from Bahamas

Mark Battersby
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FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried has arrived by plane in New York from the Bahamas to face fraud charges. The 30-year-old was extradited on suspicion of committing "one of the biggest financial frauds in US history", US authorities have said. Bankman-Fried, who denies the allegations, may appear in court later today (22 December).  The Bahamas government handed over FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried to the US authorities yesterday evening (21 December). The Bahamas Press quoted a statement from the Office of the Attorney General and the Ministry of Legal Affairs for the Bahamas confirm...

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