Alexander Vinnik, a 38 year old Russian man (L) suspected of running a money laundering operation, is escorted by a plain-clothes police officer to a court in Thessaloniki, G... Read More
In his first interview since his arrest, alleged BTC-e operator Alexander Vinnik has said he is innocent of charges brought against him by the U.S. government.
Arrested in Greece in July following ... Read More
Alleged former BTC-e employee Alexander Vinnik appeared in a Greek court on Friday for the first of what could be several hearings to determine where he will ultimately stand trial.
Arrested in Jul... Read More
A Greek court has backed a request that the alleged former operator of bitcoin exchange BTC-e should be extradited to the U.S. for trial.
The accused, Alexander Vinnik, is wanted in U.S. for allege... Read More
Russia's foreign ministry has sharply criticized a Greek court's decision to extradite Alexander Vinnik to the US for his alleged role in laundering funds through the BTC-e bitcoin exchange.
In a s... Read More
US Government Grants $800K to Blockchain Researchers
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Subhashini Sivagnanam, a researcher and software architect
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Former BitConnect India head Divyesh Darji was arrested at I
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