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Huawei exec out of jail, just as US accuses China of Marriott hack

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"Arresting a Canadian was just stupid."

Correction, make that 'arresting two Canadians'. The PRC have kidnapped* a second person.

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*Walk like a duck, talks like a duck, etc. The PRC have two Canadian hostages right now. Meanwhile, it seems at least plausible that this CFO of Huawei was lying through her teeth when she claimed that Skycom and Huawei were separate, and therefore the fraud charge is real. There's a jurisdictional question, which is the very interesting question of 'if I defraud you and I am in a different country to you, can you sue me in your country?' It gets even knottier if my law says I didn't defraud you and your law says I did.

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