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Electric-vehicle maker Nikola founder charged with fraud in rebuke to Wall Street

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July 30, 2021 8:00 AM

NEW YORK (NYTIMES) – In a warning shot to a thriving corner of Wall Street, federal authorities on Thursday filed criminal and civil securities fraud charges against the founder of Nikola – a start-up automaker that went public by merging with an investment firm last year.