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Bitcoin Foundation vice-president arrested for money laundering

Bitcoin Foundation vice-president arrested for money laundering

By 27 January 2014

Charlie Shrem, CEO of Bitcoin exchange BitInstant, has been arrested in connection with money laundering. Shrem, also vice-president of the Bitcoin Foundation, was arrested on suspicion of selling over $1 million in bitcoins to Silk Road website users.... >>

FBI nabs online black market Silk Road and founder Dread Pirate Roberts

FBI nabs online black market Silk Road and founder Dread Pirate Roberts

By 2 October 2013

Sometimes, the internet is an unnerving, illicit thing. Example A: Silk Road. Silk Road was an online black market website accessible via Tor, a free hidden browser service that allowed people to web surf anonymously and securely without potential traffic... >>


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