• Bitboy, a crypto influencer, has been named in a $1 billion lawsuit over allegedly sponsored FTX promoters.
• In response to evidence of harassment against plaintiff lawyers, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida ordered Bitboy to appear with his attorney on April 20.
• Despite this, Bitboy took to Twitter to publicly state that he would not be showing up in court.
Bitboy Named in $1 Billion Lawsuit
Bitboy was named in a $1 billion lawsuit against allegedly sponsored FTX promoters. Plaintiff lawyers have accused Bitboy of harassment in the wake of FTX’s collapse, and there has been plenty of blame to go around from the now-disgraced former executives to celebrities and crypto influencers who promoted the exchange and its token FTT.
Court Summons Issued
In an April 12 filing following evidence of harassment against plaintiff lawyers, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida ordered Bitboy to appear with his attorney on April 20. However, despite this summons, Bitboy took to Twitter on April 14th asserting he would not be addressing the claims in court. He described it as an “inconvenience” and stated that he would continue bullying people who prey on innocent and weak individuals.
Crypto Community’s Reaction
The crypto community had mixed reactions towards his decision; some suggested that he risks being charged with contempt by ignoring the court order while others wished him luck, albeit somewhat sarcastically. Many also highlighted how ill-advised such a move may be given the magnitude of charges facing him as well as potential repercussions if found guilty or non-compliant with court orders.
It remains unclear what implications this public display will have on Bitboy’s case but it is possible that such actions could result in adverse effects when it comes time for judgement day if found guilty or non-compliant with court orders issued by authorities and judicial systems across jurisdictions worldwide. This could include fines or even jail time depending on severity depending upon severity level determined by presiding judges however only time will tell whether such drastic measures are needed given current circumstances surrounding this case at hand involving one of cryptocurrency’s most well known influencers today—Bitboy himself!
Ultimately it is up to each individual citizen to adhere their own personal moral code when engaging activities online or offline which could potentially lead into legal issues down line including those involving public figures like Ben Armstrong (aka „BitBoy“). It is important always be aware consequences before making any rash decisions which may come back haunt you later down line if ever questioned authorities regarding your involvement within certain matters especially those pertaining criminal nature or civil law due process proceedings within any jurisdiction worldwide regardless nationality or social status/background held by involved parties at hand!