Bitcoin 'Inventor' Struggles To Explain Conflicting Evidence

By Carolina Bolado (November 8, 2021, 9:01 PM EST) -- Attorneys for deceased computer programmer Dave Kleiman on Monday hammered self-professed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright with documents in which he described Kleiman as his business partner despite his claims in multibillion-dollar litigation that the two were just friends.

Wright took the stand in Miami federal court and tried to explain and rebut — or outright deny — the affidavits, transcripts, emails and statements put forth by Vel Freedman, who represents Kleiman's brother Ira Kleiman.

Ira Kleiman, the executor of Dave Kleiman's estate, claims Wright bilked the estate out of billions of dollars' worth of bitcoins.

At one point, when presented with...

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