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Court Approves Alleged Bitcoin Money Launder’s Extradition to France

| Christine Kim

In a legal tug-of-war between France, Russia and the U.S., Greek courts have ruled in France's favour to take over custody of Alexander Vinnik.

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Court Approves U.S. Extradition for Alleged BTC-e Operator

| Sujha Sundararajan

A Greek court has given the green light for the U.S. extradition of Alexander Vinnik, the alleged former operator of bitcoin exchange BTC-e.

Alleged Bitcoin Launderer Faces Extradition Hearing Next Month

| Stan Higgins

An alleged money laundered tied to the BTC-e bitcoin exchange and wanted by both Russia and the U.S. will attend an extradition hearing next month.

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6 Things You Missed from the State of Bitcoin

| Grace Caffyn

We've put together a few hidden gems from the State of Bitcoin Q2 2015 report you might have missed.

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62% of People Say Bitcoin Will End 2015 Below $500

| CoinDesk

Some 62% of bitcoin enthusiasts believe the digital currency's price will be less than $500 at the end of this year, according to a CoinDesk poll.

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Has the Greek Crisis Increased Bitcoin Awareness?

| Yessi Bello Perez

CoinDesk has spoken to various people in Greece to assess whether bitcoin awareness has grown in wake of the crisis.

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Bitcoin Price Surpasses $300, Drops After Greek Bailout

| Yessi Bello Perez

The bitcoin price surpassed the $300 mark over the weekend, reaching its highest point since 10th March.

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Bitcoin in the Headlines: Greece Lightning Strikes Twice

| Yessi Bello Perez

The fires of one of bitcoin's hottest recurring debates raged on this week, with its potential use as a safe haven asset coming under the microscope.

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Bitcoin in the Headlines: More Hot Air for Greece

| Yessi Bello Perez

As Greece gets to grips with its upcoming bailout referendum the media has taken its coverage of bitcoin to a whole new level.

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Bitcoin in the Headlines: Sex, ‘Dope’ and Greek Tragedy

| Yessi Bello Perez

Bitcoin could do no right this week as its use cases took a back seat to its still-prevalent association with the dark web.