• Craig Wright Tulip Trust III
    Cryptocurrencies,  People

    EXCLUSIVE: Would-be Satoshi Craig Wright produces Tulip Trust III

    The judge in the $8.7 billion lawsuit by the estate of Wright’s late partner sealed yet another document that Wright says proves he has the 1.1 million bitcoins mined by Satoshi Nakamoto

    With the time to file documents in the trial running out, Craig Wright quietly revealed a third in the series of trusts he said contain Satoshi Nakamoto's 1.1 million bitcoins. Tulip Trust III was sealed at the request of Ira Kleiman' lawyers. The brother of Wright's late partner is suing him for half of the Satoshi bitcoins.

  • Craig Wright says this document shows the roots of the name Satoshi Nakamoto (Brendan Sullivan)
    Bitcoin,  People

    EXCLUSIVE: Craig Wright shares timestamped document he claims reveals roots of “Satoshi Nakamoto” name

    The self-proclaimed Bitcoin creator said the pseudonym was inspired by ‘the Japanese Adam Smith.’

    One of the greatest mysteries in crypto that no one has ever been able to solve is the identity of Satoshi Nakamoto, the author of the Bitcoin whitepaper. To defend his widely scorned claim, Craig Wright showed us a document he said explains the name's origins.

  • Craig Wright writing math equations
    Bitcoin,  People,  Uncategorized

    EXCLUSIVE: Sneak peek at Craig Wright’s next court filing: Your honor, judges don’t understand bitcoin!

    The man who would be Satoshi Nakamoto claims he didn’t lie, people just can’t understand his extraordinary life

    Editor’s Note: With $3.6 billion in bitcoin on the line, nChain founder and self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto’s Craig Wright is about to argue that he shouldn’t be fined $650,000 for lying in court, because he didn’t. The court filing, which Modern Consensus has seen before it enters the public record, is part of Wright’s attempt to fend off a claim on half of a cache of 1,000,000 bitcoin mined in the early days of bitcoin by its creator, Satoshi Nakamoto. Wright is being sued by the estate of his late partner, Dave Kleiman.  So far Wright has been hammered in court. Magistrate Judge Bruce Reinhart, who oversaw a pre-trial stage of the…

  • Craig Wright shut down Bitcoin
    Bitcoin

    Satoshi or not, judge fines Craig Wright $650,000 for courtroom antics

    A judge accused Wright of lying and wasting the court’s time in a lawsuit seeking half of the fortune held by the real Satoshi Nakamoto

    The Judge who accused Craig Wright of lying in court may order him to pay $650,000 to the estate of his late partner, Dave Kleiman. Wright claims to have created Bitcoin and is being sued for half of a one million bitcoin cache mined by Satoshi Nakamoto.