‘Bitcoin Millionaire’ Charlie Shrem Sentenced To 2 Years In Prison

Wikimedia Charlie Shrem, the Bitcoin entrepreneur accused of helping users of drug marketplace The Silk Road move money around the internet, has been sentenced to two years in prison, Engadget reports.  Shrem was the CEO of Bitcoin exchange BitInstant, which let people buy and sell the cryptocurrency online. The entrepreneur used his business, BitInstant, to transfer money deposited in bank …

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