Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, arrives at the British Columbia Supreme Court for her extradition hearing in Vancouver on Thursday. Photo: BloombergMeng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, arrives at the British Columbia Supreme Court for her extradition hearing in Vancouver on Thursday. Photo: Bloomberg
Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, arrives at the British Columbia Supreme Court for her extradition hearing in Vancouver on Thursday. Photo: Bloomberg

Meng Wanzhou extradition case embarrasses Canadian court, lawyer says, rejecting Huawei fraud claim

  • The fraud charges are a ‘pose’ intended to disguise a case really about US sanctions on Iran that are rejected by ‘the rest of the civilised world’, lawyer says
  • Since Meng Wanzhou committed no extraditable offence, she should be released, her team argues, before judge reserves judgment and adjourns proceedings

Topic |   Huawei
Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, arrives at the British Columbia Supreme Court for her extradition hearing in Vancouver on Thursday. Photo: BloombergMeng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, arrives at the British Columbia Supreme Court for her extradition hearing in Vancouver on Thursday. Photo: Bloomberg
Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, arrives at the British Columbia Supreme Court for her extradition hearing in Vancouver on Thursday. Photo: Bloomberg
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