Virgil Griffith Still Doesn’t Know What Exact Crimes He Is Accused of, Attorneys Say
Attorneys for Virgil Griffith want the U.S. government to specify the charges he’s facing rather than a broad claim that he violated U.S. sanctions.
Crypto income could benefit the economy and help bring foreign funds into the country, the think tank says.
BitPay is accused of facilitating over 2,100 transactions with individuals in sanctioned nations.
The new tool uses an oracle on Chainlink to spot crypto wallet addresses on government watchlists.
BitGo failed to stop people in Cuba, Iran and Syria, among other sanctioned places, from using its non-custodial wallet service, the U.S. said.
Ethereum developer Virgil Griffith is likely headed to trial on charges of violating international sanctions, after a Tuesday hearing where a federal judge clarified what's being argued.