Anthony Murgio, 33, of Tampa, Florida, has been sentenced to five and a half years in prison for running a Bitcoin exchange connected to hackers. The exchange was used to launder more than $10 million worth of funds, authorities reported.Both Murgio and Yuri Lebedev, 39, of St. Johns, Florida, operated Coin.mx through a fraudulent company called Collectables Club. According to the U.S. Attorneys Office for the Southern District of New York, the illegal Bitcoin exchange used the firms misleadi

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