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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.

Fortress Investment Group Offers to Buy Mt. Gox Creditor’s Bitcoin Claims
July 9th, 2019

The Fortress Investment Group is offering $900 per Bitcoin token to the Mt Gox creditors to take over the claims of their BTC holdings.

Mt Gox ex-CEO Mark Karpeles ‘Starting from Zero’ with a New Blockchain Project
June 5th, 2019

Being cleared from the majority of accusations, Mark Karpeles, ex-CEO of the Mt. Gox exchange, will serve as the CTO of a new blockchain tech firm.

Mt. Gox Saga Unfolds: The Exchange Moves Toward Settling Creditors’ Accounts
March 22nd, 2019

Mt. Gox’s trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi has concluded the processing of creditors’ rehabilitation claims and promised to notify them of the results within days.

Mt. Gox’s Mark Karpeles Found Guilty Producing Illegal Records, Gets Suspended Term
March 15th, 2019

Mark Karpeles, who presided over the dramatic 2014 collapse of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox, was found guilty of tampering with financial records but will likely avoid jail time after receiving a suspended sentence.

Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpelès to Spend 10 Years in Prison for Bitcoin Embezzlement
March 14th, 2019

Prosecutors have demanded the Japanese court to charge Mt. Gox CEO Mark Kapelès a minimum 10-year jail term under charges of Bitcoin embezzlement and fraud.

Brock Pierce Set to Make Mt. Gox Great Again, and Here’s How
February 18th, 2019

Brock Pierce wants Mt. Gox creditors to receive 100 percent of whatever they’re owed. He’s also fought with former Mt Gox CEO and majority shareholder Mark Karpelès on Twitter about the feasibility of his plan and whether it’s even legal.

Famous VC Brock Pierce Unveils His Unbelievable Plan to Remedy Notorious Mt. Gox Theft
February 8th, 2019

Pierce charts the new plans of repaying the Mt. Gox victims through the creation of a new company under the same brand and its native cryptocurrency Gox Coin.

Mt Gox CEO Mark Karpeles Asks US Court Drop the Fraud Lawsuit
August 28th, 2018

Once again unlucky CEO of the despoiled exchange got under the fire as his former U.S. customers brought on a fraud lawsuit to the federal judge in the state of Illinois.

Mt. Gox’s Creditors May Recoup in Cryptos As Exchange Enters Civil Rehabilitation
June 22nd, 2018

The victims of Mt.Gox multimillion heist has finally won the battel for their faded funds, as the Tokyo District Court approved a petition to commence civil rehabilitation proceedings.

Former U.S. Secret Service Agent Admits $820,000 Bitcoin Theft in Silk Road Probe
September 1st, 2015

Shaun Bridges, a former Secret Service agent, pleaded guilty on Monday to diverting to his personal account over $800,000 worth of bitcoins during an investigation into online black marketplace Silk Road.