Carlos Ghosn’s lawyers say his treatment is illegal and inhuman

Prosecutors trying to force confession out of former Nissan chairman, says defence team

Carlos Ghosn’s lawyers have condemned his latest arrest as “inhuman”, claiming it has interrupted his treatment for chronic kidney failure and that prosecutors were attempting to force a confession out of the former Nissan chairman.

According to Reuters, Ghosn’s defence team said in documents prepared after he was arrested for a fourth time last week that Japanese prosecutors were attempting to frustrate their preparations for his trial – a date for which has yet to be set – and trying to force him to confess.

Related: Carlos Ghosn says 'backstabbing' Nissan conspiring against him

Continue reading...