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Scam King SBF sentenced to 25 years

By Yugocean | Crypto Today | 29 Mar 2024


 SBF sentenced to 25 years in prison and forfeiture of $11.02 billion

   Judge Lewis Kaplan sentenced Sam Bankman-Fried to 25 years in prison for the FTX-Alameda scam and also ordered forfeiture of $11.02 billion from him.

SBF's trial took place in the Federal Court for the Southern District of New York. Prosecutors were seeking 50 years in prison for SBF; SBF's lawyers had requested six and a half years. Judge Kaplan took a middle path.

With this, the story of SBF ends. Or perhaps not, if SBF still has money to pay attorneys' fees for the appeal to the Second Circuit Court.


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