Feds say Elizabeth Holmes ‘attempted to flee’ the US with one-way ticket after conviction
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Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes tried to flee the U.S. after a jury convicted her of felony fraud in early 2022, federal prosecutors alleged in a new court filing. “Holmes booked an international flight to Mexico departing on January 26, 2022, without a scheduled return trip,” the document from prosecutors, filed Thursday, said. It was only after government prosecutors contacted Holmes’ legal team about the “unauthorized flight” that the trip was cancelled. “The government anticipates (Holmes) will note in reply that she did not in fact leave the country as scheduled — but it is difficult to...