Reply to post: Re: Though there is no English crime of "spoofing"

Flash crash trader takes plea bargain, cops to 'spoofing' and wire fraud

Richard 26

Re: Though there is no English crime of "spoofing"

Lawyers for the US argued that whilst there isn't an exact equivalent under UK law, what he did amounted to fraud. The CPS probably couldn't make that stick but that isn't (legally speaking) reason enough not to extradite him.

Extradition ruling here:

https://www.judiciary.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/sarao_extradition_judgment.pdf

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