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"Razzlekhan" Bitcoin Laundering Case Will Involve Classified Information

Heather Morgan, known by her rapper name “Razzlekhan,” and her husband and co-defendant Ilya Lichtenstein, are accused of laundering $4.5 billion in stolen bitcoin. The story has taken another twist. A district court judge signed a protective order in the case, indicating it will involve “classified national security information” that can only be accessed by people with security clearance.

“The Court finds that this case will involve classified national security information, the storage, handling, and control of which, by law or regulation, requires special security precautions, and access to which requires a security clearance and a need-to-know,” the filing says.

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