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
Petro Debut: What We Learned About Venezuela's Cryptocurrency Today
The government of Venezuela published several guides Tuesday in support of the presale for its "petro" cryptocurrency.
Announcing the oil-backed token as a form of legal tender that can be used to
US Securities Regulator Rejects BitConnect Records Request
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has denied a Freedom of Information Request (FOIA) regarding the BitConnect cryptocurrency investment scheme, citing an exemption usually applied to r
Dutch Bank ING Says Crypto Exchange Bitfinex Is An Account Holder
ING Groep NV confirmed Tuesday that cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has an account with the Dutch bank.
According to Bloomberg News and Reuters, a spokesperson for the financial services company a
Report: Japanese Crypto Exchanges Unite to Form Self-Regulatory Group
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According to Reuters, which cites unnamed sources clo