Neither Force's lawyer nor a spokesman for the U.S. Attorney's
Office in San Francisco responded to requests for comment.
Prosecutors said that while working as a DEA agent, Force ordered ... Read More
According to a government document, Force, operating as "Nob," in
August 2013 convinced Ulbricht to pay him $50,000 in bitcoins by
pretending he had information on the investigation.
Rep... Read More
Shaun Bridges, 33, appeared in federal court in San Francisco and
admitted to money laundering and obstruction of justice.
Bridges belonged to a Baltimore-based federal task force that i... Read More
Prosecutors allege that Silk Road generated
an estimated $1.2 billion in revenue between 2011 and
2013, including an estimated $80 million paid in
Ulbricht, a 30-year-old Tex... Read More
Alabama Securities Watchdog Hits 3 ICOs with Cease-and-Desists
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Bitcoin Faces First Close Below This Key Long-Term Support in 2.5 Years
Bitcoin risks closing below the 50-week moving average (MA) – an important long-term support not breached for over 2.5 years.
With the bears already on the offensive following the recent sell-off,
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One of less than a dozen Class I railroads in North America, Norfolk Southe