Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange's Mark Karpeles appeals conviction

Business Mar 30, 2019

Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange's Mark Karpeles appeals conviction

Mark Karpeles, who headed Mt. Gox, a Japan-based bitcoin exchange that went bankrupt after a massive hack, is appealing his conviction on charges of manipulating electronic data. Karpeles' lawyer Nobuyasu Ogata said Friday his client was just trying to reduce risks for Mt. Gox users. The ...