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Engineer who stole trade secrets from Google among those pardoned by Trump – The Guardian

Anthony Levandowski’s pardon had the support of billionaire Peter Thiel, who donated to Trump’s 2016 campaign

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Trump administrationAnthony Levandowskis pardon had the support of billionaire Peter Thiel, who donated to Trumps 2016 campaign
In his final hours of office, Donald Trump pardoned a former Google engineer who was convicted of stealing trade secrets from the company before taking up a new role with competitor Uber.
Anthony Levandowski, 40, had been sentenced in August 2020 to 18 months in prison after pleading guilty to inappropriately downloading trade secrets from Googles self-driving car operation…

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