Prosecutors emphasize that the Bitcoins were seized in connection with a probe of the online drug marketplace -- not because they were Bitcoins.
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Prosecutors say the defendants participated in a crime ring that robbed thousands of ATMs using bogus magnetic strip cards.
The MegaUpload founder says he will travel to the U.S. without extradition provided that his assets are unfrozen to cover legal and living expenses.
The late Internet activist was facing a stern warning from local prosecutors. But then the U.S. Attorney's office, run by Carmen Ortiz, chose to make an example of Aaron Swartz, a new report says.
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A huge sum of cash, a fleet of exotic vehicles, and many domain names could become government property if the accused MegaUpload founders are guilty.
Records unsealed this week show the U.S. government couldn't produce evidence that Dajaz1.com violated copyright law even after a year, largely because authorities couldn't get it from music labels.
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Lawsuit claims the search giant's financial statements have been "misleading" because they didn't include revenue generated from Canadian drug ads displayed in U.S.