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David Anderson, United States Attorney for the United States District Court for the Northern District of California announces the indictment of Anthony Levandowski (Photo: Jason Doiy/ALM) David Anderson, U.S. attorney for the Northern District of California (Photo: Jason Doiy/ALM)

Three individuals—all under the age of 22—were charged Friday for a Twitter hack that solicited more than $100,000 in bitcoin earlier this month. Mason Sheppard, 19; Nima Fazeli, 22; and a juvenile were charged in the Northern District of California and are potentially facing prison for the alleged scheme. 

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Alaina Lancaster

Alaina Lancaster, based in San Francisco, covers disruptive trends and technologies shaping the future of law. She authors the weekly legal futurist newsletter What's Next. Contact her at [email protected]. On Twitter: @a_lancaster3

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