Wednesday, August 28, 2019

"The Australian man who claimed to have invented cryptocurrency bitcoin has been ordered to hand over half of his alleged bitcoin holdings, reported to be worth up to $5bn"

Guardian:

Wright claimed to the court that he couldn’t access the bitcoin because he doesn’t have a list of the public addresses of that bitcoin.

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Wright said this meant he could not decrypt the file until he gets access to the key from a bonded courier who will arrive in January 2020
*Previously: Couriers hauling a tractor-trailer containing $3 million in cash robbed while fixing a flat tire in Chicago