US DOJ Calls Bitcoin Mixing ‘a Crime’ in Arrest of Software Developer – CoinDesk

US DOJ Calls Bitcoin Mixing ‘a Crime’ in Arrest of Software Developer – CoinDesk

Larry Harmon was arrested earlier this week for allegedly participating in a money-laundering conspiracy worth more than $300 million in cryptocurrency involving darknet marketplace AlphaBay. However, the family of the Coin Ninja CEO claims he was never involved with AlphaBay. Harmon’s case raises pressing questions about developer liability in the crypto industry.