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Title: Faketoshi Craig Wright [Certified Dishonest]
Post by: greentara on July 08, 2019, 10:57:50 PM
About Faketoshi Craig Wright

"What we know and can prove is that:

Title: Re: Faketoshi Craig Wright [Certified Dishonest]
Post by: greentara on July 08, 2019, 10:58:06 PM
Kleiman v Craig Wright: The bitcoins that never were

Kleiman v Craig Wright, part 2

Kleiman v Craig Wright, part 3
Title: Re: Faketoshi Craig Wright [Certified Dishonest]
Post by: greentara on August 16, 2019, 10:10:19 PM
Bitmessage Developer: Craig Wright Faked Documents on Bitcoin Creation
AUG 14, 2019 | Ana Alexandre

The developer of peer-to-peer messenger Bitmessage, Jonathan Warren, testified against Australian computer scientist Craig Wright, stating that some of Wright’s documents in a recent trial were faked.

Per a court document released on Aug. 13, Warren testified in the course of an ongoing lawsuit against Wright filed by the estate of David Kleiman, who was a cyber-security expert, whom many believe to have been one of the first developers behind Bitcoin (BTC) and blockchain technology.

Access to Bitmessage

In the U.S. Southern District of Florida court, Warren confirmed his role in the development of Bitmessage, also claiming that neither Wright and Kleinman had access to the messaging software before its launch. Warren’s claim thus points out chronological inconsistencies in some of the documents Wright previously provided to the court.

Specifically, Wright allegedly faked some contracts, email correspondences and Bitmessages, which were purportedly set to move Kleinman’s assets under Wright’s control.

Warren testified that printouts of the above correspondence prior to Nov. 19, 2012, were likely forged. Speaking further about Bitmessages sent between Wright and Kleinman, Warren stated:

    “It tells me that something has been faked. Either the date has been faked or the screenshot has been faked. [...] Because Bitmessage wasn't released at that time back in October of 2012.”

Wright’s documentation troubles

In July, Wright allegedly provided fabricated court documents to prove a trust deed with his plaintiffs, according to trial lawyer Stephen Palley. Palley claimed that Wright failed to prove his case by presenting court documents that Palley alleges to be fake, as they contain multiple chronological discrepancies.

Prior to that, Wright said that he could not comply with a court order to provide a list of all his early Bitcoin addresses as he might not be able to access the coins at all. In May, Wright also failed to produce a list of his public Bitcoin addresses in response to an order issued by the court.


Title: Re: Faketoshi Craig Wright [Certified Dishonest]
Post by: greentara on August 21, 2019, 10:40:22 PM
Bitcoin Faketoshi Fails Again? Craig Wright 'Exposed' by Microsoft Office
Greg Thomson | 19/08/2019

On August 18th, Craig Wright uploaded a paper to the SSRN database titled Payments Providers and Intermediaries as Defined in the Law of the Internet. The paper, which has had its submission date removed, is dated from 2007, and it miraculously echoes the very first line of the original Bitcoin whitepaper. Wright’s paper, allegedly from 2007, reads:

    “In a similar manner to the web, a purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash would allow online payments to be sent directly from one party to another without going through a payment intermediary.”

That’s good news for Wright, who has been busy trying to convince the world he’s Satoshi Nakamoto for the past four years. Or maybe not - because it took less than 24 hours for Wright’s devious scheme to allegedly be exposed.

Peter McCormack, the podcaster currently being sued for libel by Craig Wright in the UK, unearthed some interesting facts about Wright’s document. After downloading the only archived version of the paper (from August 18th, 2019, no less), a check of its metadata revealed the creation date to be...August 18th, 2019. Or yesterday.

The metadata reveals the paper to have been created using Microsoft Office 365. This version of Office was not released commercially until 2011, yet appears in Wright's paper which he claims is from 2007.

Fake Bitcoin Creator’s Comedy of Errors Continues

This isn’t the first time Craig Wright’s attempts at deception have been undone by elements of the Microsoft Office family. In early July it was revealed that documents Wright had submitted as part of the ongoing Kleiman trial weren’t from the date he claimed.

On that occasion, Wright was undone by a version of the Calibri typeface, which wasn’t created until 2015, yet appears in Wright’s 2012 documentation.

Such tomfoolery ultimately led McCormack to ponder why exactly Wright is suing him.

In April, Wright issued McCormack with a lawsuit due to the podcaster’s refusal to affirm Wright’s status as the creator of Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto. Another lawsuit issued by Wright against owner, Roger Ver, was dismissed by a UK court for not being relevant to its jurisdiction.

Despite the arrival of a new self-proclaimed Bitcoin creator on the scene, Wright appears to be doing everything to remind us that he is, and always will be, the number one Faketoshi.