Alleged Russian Bitcoin Fraudster's Greek Extradition Said Delayed

Alleged Russian Bitcoin Fraudster’s Greek Extradition Said Delayed

The lawyer for a Russian man suspected of laundering billions of dollars in digital bitcoin currency says Aleksandr Vinnik’s extradition to France from Greece has been postponed. The 40-year-old Vinnik, who has been in Greek custody for over two years, launched a hunger strike on December 20 upon news that the Greek Justice Ministry decided … Read more…

Canadian Bitcoin Fraudsters Face Two Years in Prison After Impersonating HitBTC Staff

Canadian Bitcoin Fraudsters Face Two Years in Prison After Impersonating HitBTC Staff

/latest/2019/12/canadian-bitcoin-fraudsters-face-two-years-in-prison-after-impersonating-hitbtc-staff/ Canadian Bitcoin Fraudsters Face Two Years in Prison After Impersonating HitBTC Staff canadian-bitcoin-fraudsters-face-two-years-in-prison-after-impersonating-hitbtc-staff Two Canadian brothers are facing up to two years in prison after defrauding an investor of 23 BTC (worth $140K at the time) The brothers posed on Twitter as support staff for crypto exchange HitBTC. Two brothers are facing … Read more…