An investor in several Chinese companies who claims he was defrauded and lost his life savings has asked to be a party to a court filing that would obtain Hunter Biden’s financial records.
Joel Caplan said that several Chinese companies in which he was a stakeholder “disappeared” and that he believes some of the money was paid to Hunter Biden in the scheme.
Anyone can request to join a lawsuit, and the judge then has to determine whether it is relevant for them to do so.
Caplan asked the judge in his filing to “follow the money” and said he thinks Biden’s financial records could help solve the mystery of where billions of investment dollars went.
He has accused Chinese nationals from profiting from the fraudulent scheme and using the money they stole to influence politicians, of which Biden might be one.
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