Thailand Approves Extradition of Man in Hacking Case

A criminal court in Thailand has approved the extradition to the U.S. of a Malaysian man suspected of participating in credit card thefts of more than $152 million, according to a local news report. Gooi Kokseng, 44, was arrested on January 30 after being accused of causing more than 5 billion baht, or $152.9 million, in damage by accessing credit card information in the U.S. and Southeast Asia, according to The Bangkok Post.