Documentary series about Ilya Lichtenstein and Heather Morgan accused of laundering assets stolen from the Bitfinex bitcoin exchange will show Netflix service.
The name of the director is already known – Chris Smith is known for the films “FYRE: the festival that turned into a hoax”, “The Disappearance of Madeline McCann” and “Jim and Andy: Underworld”, previously released on Netflix.
Recall that on February 8, Liechtenstein and Morgan were detained on charges of laundering 119,754 BTC stolen from Bitfinex in 2016. The authorities announced the confiscation of $ 3.6 billion of bitcoins from them. They face up to 25 years in prison.
At the moment Lichtenstein and Morgan not released on $8 million baildespite a ruling by the Justice of the Peace for the Southern District of New York, which gave them such a right.
Law enforcement officers have yet to identify other participants. This is requested by Bitfinex CTO Paolo Ardoino.