Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao Explains Why Craig Wright Is ‘A Disgrace’

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao Explains Why Craig Wright Is ‘A Disgrace’

Binance founder and CEO Changpeng Zhao told Cointelegraph why he thinks that Bitcoin SV founder and self-proclaimed Bitcoin creator Craig Wright is a fraud. In a recent tweet, Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao has made it clear that he thinks Craig Wright, the Bitcoin SV (BSV) founder and self-proclaimed Bitcoin (BTC) creator, is a fraud. Indeed, Wright is a divisive figure in the industry, having involved himself in various legal battles and public spats as he…

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William Shatner Doubts Craig Wright’s Claims to Inventing Bitcoin

William Shatner Doubts Craig Wright’s Claims to Inventing Bitcoin

William Shatner has expressed doubts over whether Australian computer scientist Craig Wright is the inventor of Bitcoin. Captain Kirk seems unconvinced that the Australian computer scientist Craig Wright is the inventor of Bitcoin (BTC).William Shatner, the Canadian actor that played Captain Kirk in the original Star Trek series, suggested that Wright is not behind the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto — the seminal cryptocurrency’s creator. In a tweet on Feb. 11, Shatner said:“Ask yourself why would…

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US Judge Rules That Craig Wright Won’t Forfeit Bitcoin In Kleiman Case

US Judge Rules That Craig Wright Won't Forfeit Bitcoin In Kleiman Case

A United States district judge has ruled that Craig Wright does not have to forfeit 50% of his Bitcoin to the Kleiman estate because his holdings are unknown. A United States District Judge has ruled that a previous sanction ordering Craig Wright to give up half of his Bitcoins to the estate of Dave Kleiman will not stand.U.S. Magistrate Judge Bruce Reinhart’s delivered the sanction ruling last August in the long-standing court battle over…

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Craig Wright: Kleiman Estate Will Now Dump $2 Billion in Bitcoin

Craig Wright: Kleiman Estate Will Now Dump $2 Billion in Bitcoin

The self-proclaimed inventor of Bitcoin must hand over half his cryptocurrency wealth after a judge threw out his claims. Bitcoin (BTC) prices could face fresh volatility after Craig Wright was ordered to pay 500,000 BTC to the brother of Dave Kleiman, his late business partner.The payout — worth more than $5 billion at the time of writing — could attract an estate tax rate of 40%, which Kleiman’s estate would have to pay.There are now…

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