• Greek court rules to extradite cybercrime suspect to France

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    THESSALONIKI, Greece - A Greek court agreed Friday to extradite to France a Russian cybercrime suspect who also is wanted on criminal charges in the United States and Russia.
    The court in the northern city of Thessaloniki ruled in favor of France's request for Alexander Vinnik, a former bitcoin operator who was arrested in Greece last year on a U.S.-issued international warrant.
    Vinnik is appealing the decision, defense lawyer Ilias Spyrliadis said.
    France is seeking the 38-year-old for alleged cybercrime, money laundering, membership in a criminal organization and extortion. The Greek...
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