Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn appeared in court, for the first time since his arrest in Japan in November last year. His lawyer says, Ghosn could be in jail for another six months.

He is accused of financial misconduct. He told the court he had been “wrongly accused and unfairly detained”.Ghosn was led into court in handcuffs with a rope around his waist.

If found guilty, he faces up to 10 years in prison as well as a fine of up to 700m yen.