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Ethereum Developer Virgil Griffith Has Been Released From Jail Pending Trial

According to Friday's complaint, Griffith asked for – and was denied – permission to travel to North Korea in order to give the presentation, titled "Blockchain and Peace." Moreover, the complaint said, Griffith subsequently "began formulating plans to facilitate the exchange of Cryptocurrency-1 between the DPRK and South Korea," despite

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Ethereum Developer Virgil Griffith to Be Released From Jail Pending Trial

According to Friday's complaint, Griffith asked for – and was denied – permission to travel to North Korea in order to give the presentation, titled "Blockchain and Peace." Moreover, the complaint said, Griffith subsequently "began formulating plans to facilitate the exchange of Cryptocurrency-1 between the DPRK and South Korea," despite

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India’s Frightening 10-Yr FUD Jail Term Kills Bitcoin Exchange Koinex

The move by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to ban banks from offering their services to cryptocurrency-related businesses has claimed another victim – Koinex crypto exchange. ‘Sad day for India’s crypto sector’ In a blog post, the co-founder and CEO of Koinex, Rahul Raj, announced that the exchange’s last day of

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Indian Lawmakers Propose Adoption of 10-Year Jail Term for Crypto Dealings

Indian lawmakers have reportedly proposed to enforce a 10-year jail term for citizens who deal with cryptocurrencies, local financial news agency BloombergQuint reports on June 6.The new tough crypto regulation is a part of a recently proposed draft bill called “Banning Cryptocurrencies and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill

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