Five drug dealers who used cryptocurrencies to launder their funds were sentenced to varying jail terms on Monday.
The White House advisories state "convertible virtual currencies," particularly bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ethereum, and monero, are actively being used…
A man has been sentenced in San Diego, California, for conspiring to sell opioids and other drugs over dark web markets for cryptocurrencies.
The trio sold their products on the dark web and shipped as far as Australia.
A dark web drug dealer must forfeit $4 million in funds including bitcoin after pleading guilty in New York.
A case involving millions of dollars in bitcoin and Western Union payments resulted in New York State's first conviction for crypto money laundering.
An Indian government think tank is working on a blockchain solution aimed to combat the country's roaring counterfeit drugs trade.
A crypto exchange startup is seeking to blacklist wallets associated with illicit drug use in an attempt to use the blockchain to save lives.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is working to expose transactions made by drug traffickers using cryptocurrencies to hide their trails.
Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon reportedly frets about kids selling drugs and pyramid schemes while regulators draft rules for South Korea's exchanges.