19 Oct '15, 5pm

#bitraction #bitcoin The Case Against Carl Force, or Why Prosecutors Seek Seven Years Imprison... #cryptocurrency

In providing the defendant with a gun and a badge, the government entrusted him to act in a manner consistent with standards becoming a sworn law enforcement officer, namely to protect and serve the public. Conduct like Force’s undermines public confidence in law enforcement and threatens the credibility of the entire criminal justice system. Unfortunately, it does not take more than one or two corrupt federal agents to overshadow the consistent and heroic work done by 99.9% of their colleagues. The national media doesn’t publish articles about the agents who are the first responders in active shooter incidents, who risk their lives in undercover capacities, who respond to live hostage situations,who root out financial fraud and uncover terrorist plots – they publish articles about the corrupt behavior of people like Carl Force and [corrupt U.S. Secret Service agent] Shaun...

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coindesk.com 15 Oct '15, 8pm

Carl Force IV, the US Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) agent who pled guilty this summer to charges of extortion, money laund...