US DoJ charges Harvard professor & 2 researchers for not disclosing China links

The US Department of Justice has filed charges against the Chair of the Department of Chemistry at Harvard University, Professor Charles Lieber, at a federal court in Boston, Massachusetts, for allegedly lying about receiving payments from a Chinese university for working on projects that “meet China’s national strategic development requirements”. See Affidavit. The prosecution is part of the China Initiative, …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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