Craig Wright News

Craig Wright is one of the most notorious figures in the cryptocurrency industry, as he claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto, the pseudonymous inventor of Bitcoin (BTC). His claim to Satoshi’s identity quickly spurred an intense reaction throughout the Bitcoin community, with many calling him out as a fraud. 

A self-described polymath, Wright claims to have built the Bitcoin protocol with Dave Kleiman, who, being deceased, is unavailable to attest to this claim. 

Wright has been embroiled in legal battles on two fronts: defamation lawsuits against industry peers who have publicly called him a fraud and an ongoing legal case against the Kleiman estate, which has at stake a crypto fortune worth billions of dollars — with Wright’s claim of being Satoshi right in the center of the case. 

While the Wright v. Kleiman case is still ongoing, with Wright having provided false documentation and evidence throughout the proceedings, he has been heavily involved in the development of Bitcoin SV, a fork of a fork of the Bitcoin network. 

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Apart from removing the white paper, Cøbra has removed access to Bitcoin software for site visitors from the United Kingdom.
Bitcoin.org blocks access to Bitcoin software download in the UK
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-07-02T14:42:49+01:00
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Bitcoin.org must now remove the Bitcoin white paper, host a notice referring to the court’s judgment, and pay $48,600 to cover Wright’s legal costs.
Craig Wright wins default judgment, Bitcoin.org must remove Bitcoin white paper
Samuel Haig
2021-06-29T06:13:07+01:00
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Nassim Taleb and Nouriel Roubini criticized tokens in general during a BSV conference panel.
Roubini and Taleb tell CoinGeek Conference data matters, not tokens
Joshua Mapperson
2021-06-11T06:54:48+01:00
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The dispute over the legal ownership of the Bitcoin whitepaper could make it all the way to the courts as one website owner refuses to back down from Craig Wrig...
Bitcoin whitepaper fight could end up in court as both parties escalate drama
Greg Thomson
2021-01-21T18:00:00+00:00
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Legal threats by self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto, Craig Wright, have caused one site to remove what he claims is “his” Bitcoin whitepaper. But others are refus...
Craig Wright ultimatum: Take ‘my’ Bitcoin whitepaper down or face lawsuit
Greg Thomson
2021-01-21T11:45:20+00:00
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The CT video team’s 2020: getting bonked by the YouTube ban hammer, AK-47s and pure cringe.
The CT blooper reel: Our video team’s most unexpected moments of 2020
Jackson Dumont
2020-12-27T15:39:00+00:00
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“Tether supports Peter McCormack and believes he's in the right,” said Stuart Hoegner.
Tether's general counsel doubles down on support for Peter McCormack
Turner Wright
2020-10-25T22:44:57+00:00
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Bitcoin SV users appear to have got very excited ahead of the conference.
Organic growth? Bitcoin SV activity up 761% ahead of BSV conference
Andrew Fenton
2020-10-01T05:14:03+01:00
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