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His Alleged Email Scam Swindled $100 Million. Now, He’s Set To Be Extradited

Evaldas Rimasauskas walks into court in May in Vilnius, Lithuania. On Monday, the court ruled the man allegedly behind a massive email scheme must be extradited to the U.S. to stand trial.

Evaldas Rimasauskas is accused of crafting a massive scheme to defraud Google and Facebook of more than $100 million. But the Lithuanian national will appeal the extradition order handed down Monday.

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