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German Prosecutors Sell Digital Coins

The deal apparently included 1312 Bitcoins (BTC), notwithstanding critical measures of other advanced monetary forms, including 1399 Bitcoin Cash, 1312 Bitcoin Gold, and 220 Ethereum. Digital forms of money which were seized amid criminal procedures were sold throughout two months in 1,600 individual exchanges. The prosecutors remarked the deal:

The funds were gathered amid criminal procedures against online stage "Lesen und Lauschen," which offered more than 200,000 e-books and book audio books illegally, asking as little as several cents as payment.

According to the German federal state of Bavaria have sold seized digital currency worth €12 mln ($13.9 mln), the highest such sale in German legal history.

“While Germany raised nearly $14 mln from its cryptocurrency sale"