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ADDS NO SALES RESTRICTION- FILE - This undated file photo provided by the U.S. Justice Department shows Juan Tang in her China People's Liberation Army military uniform. Tang a Chinese scientist charged with visa fraud after U.S. authorities said she concealed her military ties to China was arrested after she left the Chinese consulate in San Francisco to seek medical care for her asthma, court documents showed. A hearing on whether Tang, should be released on bail is scheduled for Friday, July 31, 2020. She is being held at a Sacramento County jail on behalf of federal authorities after her arrest last week. Tang and three other scientists living in the U.S., face charges of lying about their status as members of China's People's Liberation Army. All were charged with visa fraud, the Justice Department said. (Justice Department via AP,File)

Chinese scientist arrested after seeking medical care

Jul. 30, 2020 10:01 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Chinese scientist charged with visa fraud after U.S. authorities said she concealed her military ties was arrested after she left the Chinese consulate in San Francisco to seek medical care for her asthma, court documents showed. Juan Tang, who has a doctorate in cellular biology,...

This undated photo provided by the U.S. Justice Department shows Juan Tang in her China People's Liberation Army military uniform.  The Justice Department on Thursday, July 23, 2020, says the Chinese consulate in San Francisco is harboring a Chinese researcher who lied about her military background.   The Justice Department says the scientist, who is listed in some court filings as Juan Tang, lied about her military affiliation in a visa application last October as she made plans to work at the University of California, Davis and again during an FBI interview months later.(Justice Department via AP)

Chinese scientist charged with visa fraud appears in court

Jul. 27, 2020 7:30 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Chinese scientist charged with visa fraud after authorities said she concealed her military ties to China in order to work in the U.S. made her first appearance Monday in federal court by video. Juan Tang, 37, was appointed a federal public defender and U.S. Magistrate Judge Deborah...