Thursday, October 5
The $8 billion bug 🐛 (11:40 a.m. ET)
AUSA: And were where you?
Yedidia: In that little hut between the two courts.
[The “hut” has not walls]
Yedidia: I asked, How long until we’re bullet proof again?
AUSA: What did he say?
Yedidia: Six months to three years. He looked nervous.
— Inner City Press (@innercitypress) October 5, 2023
DOJ exhibit: SBF’s Bahamas wet bar 🍹 (10 a.m. ET)
The planes, the planes ✈️
Wednesday, October 4
Meanwhile, outside the courthouse (2:18 p.m. ET)
DOJ says SBF stole billions; defense says transfers to Alameda were loans (1:30 p.m. ET)
The jury has been selected (11:30 a.m. ET)
Court sketch (10 a.m. ET)
SBF explained like you’re five
DOJ says no regs isn’t an excuse (1 a.m. ET)
Tuesday, October 3
Late night trial commentary—and book touring
Author Michael Lewis joins @chrislhayes to discuss “Going Infinite,” a new book about indicted crypto executive Sam Bankman-Fried.
“The alleged crime kind of makes no sense,” says Lewis. pic.twitter.com/h94vfv3VMb
— All In with Chris Hayes (@allinwithchris) October 4, 2023
Potential jurors who lost money in crypto released
Court adjourns, no jury selected
SBF sues FTX’s insurance company
Judge Lewis Kaplan addresses potential jurors
SBF is in the courtroom, no plea deal on the table
Assistant US Attorney Nick Roos: We raised the issue early if there should be plea discussions. The answer was no, so there have been no plea offers
Judge Kaplan: Is that accurate, Mr. Cohen?
SBF’s lawyer Cohen: Yes, your Honor.
Judge Kaplan: My question are typed
— Inner City Press (@innercitypress) October 3, 2023
SBF doesn’t want FTX customers to testify