David Kleiman

Alleged $8B BTC Tulip Trust Expires With Tales of Bonded Couriers

Five years ago, the crypto community became aware of an alleged contract called the Tulip Trust. The supposed contract emerged when a few tech-based news outlets published stories on two former business partners Craig Wright and David Kleiman. According to the Tulip Trust contract story, Wright and Kleiman were ostensibly part of the group that...
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Craig Wright Attempts to ‘Reveal the Origin’ of Satoshi Nakamoto’s Name

The Kleiman v. Wright lawsuit continues following the plaintiff’s request to Judge Reinhart asking him to overrule Craig Wright’s recent objections. Wright’s council has responded in a joint discovery memorandum asking for access to data tied to David Kleiman’s 15 computers. Wright has also requested any documentation tethered to Ira Kleiman’s (Dave’s brother) real estate...
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Kleiman Estate Asks Judge to Overrule Craig Wright’s Objections

On December 16, new court filings from the Kleiman v. Wright case show the plaintiffs have responded to Wright’s objections against the magistrate’s court order. Kleiman’s lawyer Velvel Freedman explained that Craig’s statements in court “lacked credibility,” his constant change of stories “demonstrates falsity” and Freedman claims Wright’s “trust documents are forgeries.” Also read: Plustoken...
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23 Days Until a Bonded Courier Supposedly Delivers Keys to $8 Billion in BTC

In 23 days, the infamous self-proclaimed Bitcoin inventor Craig Wright will allegedly receive 1,100,111 BTC from a trust purportedly held in Seychelles. In fact, many Wright supporters and BSV proponents wholeheartedly believe Wright will “gain complete ownership of the trust,” and to a few of these individuals, the funds could be used to bring the...
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Craig Wright Sets Kleiman Case Back as He Declares He Can’t Pay Settlement

The Kleiman vs Wright case that has dragged for a while has now taken another step back as Wright has said he is unable to finance the settlement. One of the most popular court cases in the crypto industry is the one between the Kleiman estate and Bitcoin SV founder, Craig Wright. The case, however,...
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Billion Dollar Bitcoin Lawsuit Continues as Craig Wright Breaks Settlement

In early September, the high-profile court case Kleiman v. Wright looked as though it was coming to an end as the two parties reached a non-binding settlement. Then on October 30, without much notice, Wright explained that he couldn’t finance the settlement and the agreement was broken. Now the trial will start again and the...
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Craig Wright Fails To Pay Settlement In Kleiman’s Case

Craig Wright fails to pay the court settlement with the Kleiman Estate and now the rumors have it that he is running low on cash. Let’s try and find out more about it in the latest crypto news today. Wright failed to finance the court settlement and he still claims to be the creator of...
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Craig Wright to Challenge Judge’s Ruling in the Billion-Dollar Lawsuit

Craig Wright is looking to challenge Judge Reinhart’s decision and has asked the court for an extension of time in order to dispute the August 27 ruling. Wright was recently instructed to distribute 50% of his BTC holdings allegedly mined before 2014 and intellectual property (IP) to the Kleiman estate. Wright’s legal counsel based in...
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Craig Wright Set to Question Verdict Against Him in $10 Billion Lawsuit

Craig Wright asked for 14-days deadline extension on the ruling judge Bruce Reinhart gave by ordering Wright to surrender more than $4 billion worth of cryptocurrency in favor of Kleiman’s estate. Right after last week, we thought (better say hoped) that “Craig Wright is (not) Satoshi Nakamoto” saga is over – he (again) proved us...
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Saga Not Over: Craig Wright May Face Class-Action Lawsuit for Forgery and Fraud

Bitcoin investor, trader and cryptocurrency celebrity hailing from England, Peter McCormack is about to file a lawsuit against Craig Wright, Calvin Ayre and Jimmy Nguyen on account of forgery and fraud. Recently we reported on Craig Wright’s losing the Kleiman case. However, it seems that karma surely is a b**** especially for a person who...
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Judge Rules Against Craig Wright, Criticizes Credibility in Court Decision

Notorious Bitcoin SV enthusiast Craig Wright has reportedly lost his legal battle against Ira Kleiman, the brother of Wright’s deceased business partner David Kleiman. As part of the reported ruling, Wright has been ordered to pay David Kleiman’s estate 50 percent of the bitcoin that he says he mined with Kleiman prior to the start...
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Bitcoiners Brace for More Performance Art and Another ‘Satoshi Reveal’

On Friday, a variety of paid press releases were published stemming from a company called Satoshi Nakamoto Renaissance Holdings, a firm that claims a big “reveal” is coming on Sunday, August 18. According to the announcement, Satoshi Nakamoto will divulge his “real-life identity” alongside his “country of origin, education, professional background, and why he has...
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Florida Court to Craig Wright: “Satoshi Nakamoto” Case Won’t Be Dismissed

For the past few years, Craig Wright has claimed he and David Kleiman, a computer forensics expert who died in 2013, built the Bitcoin blockchain together. Over time, that claim has landed Wright in no shortage of controversy. It’s also landed him in a lawsuit with David Kleiman’s brother, Ira Kleiman, who sued Wright in...
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