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Kim Dotcom loses latest legal bid to avoid US extradition

Flamboyant internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and three of his former colleagues have lost their latest bid to avoid extradition to the U.S. to face criminal charges.

New Zealand's Court of Appeal on Thursday upheld earlier court rulings that found the men were eligible to be handed over to U.S. authorities.

Dotcom's lawyer Ira Rothken said they were disappointed with the judgment and planned to file an appeal with New Zealand's Supreme Court.

"As people will know, I am prepared to fight to get justice, whether it is for me or others," Dotcom said in a statement.

The latest decision comes more than six years after U.S. authorities shut down Dotcom's...

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