Binance Denies Allegations It Shared Russian Users’ Data With Law Enforcement

According to Reuters, last April, Gleb Kostarev, Binance head of Eastern Europe and Russia, met with Russia’s anti-money laundering agency, Rosfinmonitoring (Rosfin). According to Kostarev’s messages reviewed by Reuters, he “consented to Rosfin’s request to agree to share client data,” telling a colleague he didn’t have “much of a choice,” the article said. Source link

Monero’s former maintainer arrested in the US for allegations unrelated to cryptocurrency

Riccardo Spagni, the former maintainer of the Monero (XMR) cryptocurrency, was arrested last month in Nashville, Tennessee on fraud charges tied to alleged offenses in South Africa between 2009 and 2011.  Spagni was on board a private jet scheduled to fly to Los Cabos, Mexico when he was apprehended in Nashville during a scheduled refueling […]

Ripple Proceeds to Court to Dismiss All Fraud Allegations in XRP Lawsuits

Ripple lawyers have asked the court to dismiss all allegations by plaintiff Bradley Sostack on the company and CEO Brad Garlinhouse on account of failing to provide enough proof of his accusations. San Francisco-based blockchain startup Ripple has decided to move to court to clean up its image as the company is facing several lawsuits […]