• Craig Wright (photo by Brendan Sullivan for Modern Consensus).
    Bitcoin

    Craig Wright ordered to prove he owns Satoshi Nakamoto’s bitcoin

    A lawsuit will force the Bitcoin billionaire to provide public addresses of a horde thought to be mined by crypto’s founder

    The Bitcoin billionaire and self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto has been ordered by a Florida court to produce records under oath of all the bitcoin he owned at the end of 2013, as well as details of a 2011 trust thought to contain approximately 1.1 million bitcoin now worth more than $6 billion.

  • Craig Wright
    Bitcoin

    A simple timestamp on an email may cost Craig Wright $6 billion

    Cybersecurity expert who nailed Silk Road’s founder might have proved Craig Wright isn’t Satoshi Nakamoto

    Matthew Edman, the cybersecurity expert who took down crypto kingpin Ross Ulbricht, has now set his sites on nChain’s Craig Wright. The estate of Wright’s former partner is suing him for billions of dollars. Modern Consensus has acquired a signed affidavit from Edman which accuses Wright of submitting a provably forged email.