The group which allegedly swindled the old, the lonely, and the trusting with promises of love, business, or a quick buck on the internet, failed to get the beginnings of their extradition to the US thrown out of the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court on a technical point on Friday.
They face charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, money laundering and aggravated identity theft in the US.
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