MtGox bitcoin founder gets suspended sentence for data tampering

Former Mt. Gox chief Mark Karpeles has been found guilty of falsifying financial records but acquitted of all other charges, including embezzlement. According to Bloomberg, the court has given him a two-and-a-half year suspended sentence, which means...

MtGox bitcoin founder gets suspended sentence for data tampering

A Japanese court sentenced the former high-flying creator of the MtGox bitcoin exchange to a suspended jail sentence of two and a half years Friday after finding him guilty of data manipulation.

Fri 15 Mar 19 from Phys.org

Karpeles: Bitcoin baron brought down with a bump

Once described as a geek who stuffed himself with snacks in front of his computer, Mark Karpeles rose to head a firm that once claimed to handle 80 percent of the world's bitcoin transactions.

Wed 13 Mar 19 from Phys.org

Verdict due in MtGox bitcoin embezzlement case

The former high-flying head of collapsed bitcoin exchange MtGox will learn his fate Friday as a Tokyo court hands down its verdict on charges of faking digital data and embezzling millions of ...

Wed 13 Mar 19 from Phys.org

Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles cleared of embezzlement charges

Former Mt. Gox chief Mark Karpeles has been found guilty of falsifying financial records but acquitted of all other charges, including embezzlement. According to Bloomberg, the court ...

Fri 15 Mar 19 from Engadget

Former Mt. Gox chief Mark Karpeles acquitted of most charges in major bitcoin case

The man who oversaw the collapse of a giant bitcoin exchange was found guilty Friday of falsifying data but acquitted of other charges, meaning he's unlikely to go to prison.

Fri 15 Mar 19 from CNN

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