Greg Kelly, accompanied by his wife, Dee, was escorted to Tokyo’s Haneda Airport, by the U.S. Ambassador to Japan, Rahm Emanuel, and checked in to a flight for home.
The appeal filing comes just days after the American – free from Japan on a suspended sentence – had a tearful homecoming to Tennessee and ensures his years-long legal odyssey will drag on.
Prosecutors made the case against the American defendant as they delivered their closing argument in the long-running trial.
The latest announcement builds on a string of initiatives CEO Toshihiro Mibe is taking to make the lineup at Japan’s No. 2 automaker completely gasoline-free by 2040.
Toshihiro Mibe is starting a radical revolution that includes rockets, partners and an end to combustion engines.
Nissan's new plan calls for getting 40 percent of its U.S. sales from full-electric vehicles by 2030.