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FTX founder Bankman-Fried objects to tighter bail, says prosecutors ‘sandbagged’ him

FTX founder Bankman-Fried objects to tighter bail, says prosecutors ‘sandbagged’ him

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Former FTX Chief Executive Sam Bankman-Fried, who faces fraud charges over the collapse of the bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange, leaves on the day of a hearing at Manhattan federal court in New York City, U.S. January 3, 2023. REUTERS/Eduardo By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) – Lawyers for Sam Bankman-Fried on Saturday

Bitzlato and its founder face enforcement actions from US authorities

Bitzlato and its founder face enforcement actions from US authorities

The United States Department of Justice announced a “major international cryptocurrency enforcement action” against crypto firm Bitzlato and the arrest of its founder Anatoly Legkodymov. In a Jan. 18 announcement, U.S. Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco said authorities had taken enforcement actions against Bizlato in coordination with France, seizing Bitzlato’s website and labeling the business