15 May '13, 1pm

here goes★ BitCoin Panic:Department of Homeland Security Shuts Down

here goes★ BitCoin Panic:Department of Homeland Security Shuts Down

Dwolla users are unable to transfer money to and from leading Bitcoin trading platform Mt. Gox following a court order from the Department of Homeland Security. Users of Dwolla’s money-moving service began receiving this message as of Tuesday afternoon, first posted on Twitter by OkCupid cofounder Chris Coyne and reported upon by Betabeat . The Department Of Homeland Security appears to have shut down the ability to use Dwolla, a mobile payment service, to withdraw and deposit money into Mt. Gox, a Bitcoin trading platform. A Dwolla representative confirmed the move to Betabeat. Chris Coyne, cofounder of OKCupid, posted a screenshot of an email he received from Dwolla, stating that due to recent orders from the Department of Homeland Security, Dwolla cannot complete the bank transfer to Mt. Gox. A representative for Dwolla told Betabeat that the company is “not party” to t...

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betabeat.com 14 May '13, 8pm

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mashable.com 14 May '13, 10pm

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businessinsider.com 14 May '13, 10pm

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pandodaily.com 14 May '13, 9pm

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news.cnet.com 14 May '13, 11pm

John Morton, director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Homeland Security's principal criminal investigative di...

Homeland Security cuts off Dwolla bitcoin transfers

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news.cnet.com 14 May '13, 11pm

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Homeland Security seizes account of largest Bitcoin exchange, Mt. Gox

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extremetech.com 15 May '13, 8pm

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gigaom.com 15 May '13, 12am

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arstechnica.com 14 May '13, 10pm

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reddit.com 14 May '13, 7pm

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forbes.com 15 May '13, 8pm

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gigaom.com 15 May '13, 10pm

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washingtonpost.com 16 May '13, 3pm

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arstechnica.com 15 May '13, 3pm

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