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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. 

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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