Judge ‘Puzzled’ by Craig Wright’s Objections to Producing Evidence of Over 1.1M Bitcoin
The judge pointed to the fact that Wright has previously been accused of abusing attorney-client privilege in the Kleiman case.
A court filing alleges federal government suppression of an OFR review led to crypto businesses being defined as money transmitters.
Mark Karpeles said he is reviewing the verdict with his legal team.
A Russian court convicted two men for extortion, but did not force them to return over $900,000 in crypto since they have no legal definition as property. Other courts have taken a different view.
Bitcoin keys from coins Wright claims to own were used to sign a message calling him a "fraud."
The founders had used the tech to establish a rival advertising firm, but claimed they'd been "screwed out of" their company.