Lai Changxing to be deported back to China
Lai Changxing, China’s most wanted man, will be going back despite concerns he may be tortured or executed upon his return.
Federal Judge Michel Shore refused a request to stay Changxing’s deportion on Thursday evening.
China was seeking the extradition of Changxing, who is accused of runninga multibillion-dollar smuggling operation in China in the 1990s.
Changxing fled to Canada in 1999 and was living in Vancouver.