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Shamed ‘Crypto King’ Sam Bankman-Fried’s celebrity boosters: How Tom Brady, Gisele and Naomi Osaka were among VIPS to cash in on $1bn FTX publicity binge – with some now facing lawsuits of their own after fraudster’s conviction

Sam Bankman-Fried, the Crypto King, was convicted of seven counts of fraud and conspiracy on Thursday night, after the jury deliberated for just a few hours. Despite the conviction, the legal troubles for those involved in FTX are far from over.    Bankman-Fried’s empire was built with the help of a …

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FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried is scolded by Judge Lewis Kaplan for rambling on the stand, ordering him to ‘answer the questions directly’ during brutal cross examination

Sam Bankman-Fried’s withering testimony on the stand left the judge with little patience for the alleged fraudster.  The founder of failed crypto exchange FTX gave waffling and convoluted answers on Thursday during cross examination, forcing Judge Lewis Kaplan to instruct him to ‘Listen to the question and answer the question directly.’ As …

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Disgraced FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried gets the shock of his life as judge REVOKES his $250 million bail and orders him to jail after he ‘leaked star witness’s love letters’

Disgraced FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried has had his $250 million bail revoked after he leaked ex-girlfriend Caroline Ellison’s love letters to the New York Times.  US District Court Judge Lewis Kaplan said in court on Friday that there is ‘probable cause to believe that the defendant has attempted to tamper …

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