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Mt. Gox founder won't attend US bankruptcy hearing

Mt. Gox attorneys say in a court filing that Mark Karpeles is unwilling to travel to the US to address questions regarding the exchange's closure.

By Apr. 14, 2014

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Feds don't plan to take down Bitcoin or other currencies

After a massive raid on Liberty Reserve, the head of the U.S. Department of Treasury's law enforcement branch says the government doesn't intend to go after all digital currencies.

By May. 30, 2013

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Winklevoss twins on Bitcoin: Time to work with the Feds

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who parlayed Facebook cash into a multimillion dollar Bitcoin stake, say making money means working with the Feds. Meanwhile, the Bitcoin Foundation is about to hire its first D.C. lobbyist.

By May. 18, 2013

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Senate panel launches inquiry in Bitcoin, other virtual currencies

Following suit with other government bodies, the Committee on Homeland Security asks financial regulators and law enforcement agencies to report on "threats and risks related to virtual currency."

By Aug. 13, 2013

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Bitcoin nabob: Yes, there’s life after Mt. Gox (Q&A)

Bitcoin suffered a PR black eye with Mt. Gox's bankruptcy filing, but Coinbase co-founder Fred Ehrsam says bad news for the few will translate into good news for the many.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Who says IT ain't sexy? Not Eliot Spitzer

Turns out that a regular, computerized report played a key part in connecting New York's governor to a prostitution ring.

By Mar. 11, 2008