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WSJ – Reed Albergotti And Jeffrey Sparshott – U.S. Says Firm Laundered Billions – 31 May 2013

https://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTgQBONows0hPeHvWrMWgWACTl8r1S1rGTX7DNERWt_p4Ph359_Digital-Currency Group Is Accused of Moving Illicit Cash for Hackers, Drug Dealers and Others

The money was virtual, but prosecutors say the crime was real.

Officials brought charges against a group of men who allegedly manufactured an Internet-based currency to launder about $6 billion in ill-gotten gains, a sign of authorities’ rising concern with digital cash.

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