Bitcoin Market: US $800 thousand agents pleaded guilty to illegal bitcoin
Bitcoin prices on Tuesday (September 1st) the disc highs yesterday, taking part in.
BITSTAMP announced the price display, bitcoin / $(XBT/USD) yesterday from 225 near the start of a strong rebound, had risen above 232, but the trading days the Asian plate highs again fall to below the 230 level.
KRAKEN announced the price display, bitcoin / euro (XBT/EUR) yesterday from 202 levels continued to rise to around 208, the trading days the Asian plate continued to drop, return to below 205.
(bitcoin / $chart source: Peng Bo, FX168 financial network)
(bitcoin / Euro time chart source: Peng Bo, FX168 financial network)
The industry, American secret service agent ShaunBridges before the beginning of the week in federal court in San Francisco admitted on money laundering and obstruction of justice charges in court.
Previously, ShaunBridges has been charged, said its investigation into online drug market “Silk Road”, to more than $800 thousand worth of bitcoin to personal account.
The silk road was closed in October 2013. Allegedly, the “Silk Road” completed more than $214 million in trading drugs and other illegal goods, traders often use bitcoin. The founder of the RossUlbricht website in May this year, was sentenced to life imprisonment.
Beijing time 13:25 on September 1st, bitcoin / USD / Euro 229.32, bitcoin at 204.79.