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Foreign government official ties make Chinese defendant flight risk, court hears

By Dylan Tokar

04 December 2017

Foreign government official ties make Chinese defendant flight risk, court hears The United Nations office in Geneva, Switzerland. iStockphoto.com/prosiaczeq

A magistrate judge in Manhattan has denied a bail request by Patrick Ho, the head of a Chinese energy non-profit who is awaiting trial for foreign bribery.