U.S. makes ‘largest financial seizure ever,’ taking control of $3.6 billion in Bitcoin stolen in 2016
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U.S. makes ‘largest financial seizure ever,’ taking control of $3.6 billion in Bitcoin stolen in 2016

(Kitco News) The U.S. Justice Department said it seized more than $3.6 billion worth of Bitcoin stolen in a 2016 hack from the Bitfinex currency exchange. This marked the largest financial seizure on record based on Bitcoin’s price as of last week, which is when the assets were confiscated, the DOJ said on Tuesday. “Today’s…