Ryan Kennedy, former CEO of the MooPay (Moolah) cryptocurrency exchange, has been sentenced on three charges of rape. According to the Daily Mail, the rapes reportedly took place between 2008 and 2015. Kennedy was also influential in the Dogecoin community before his issues began to mount. The court found Kennedy guilty in May.
According to the Bristol Post, Kennedy was charged with 14 sexual crimes and found guilty of three of them. Two charges of rape and one charge of attempted rape were thrown out. The jury couldn’t agree on the other eight charges. The eight undetermined charges will remain on Kennedy’s file.
Kennedy is required to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life.
None of Kennedy’s charges are related to the loss of roughly $1.5 million in cryptocurency after Moolah shut down. Reports from February stated that Kennedy had been charged in relation to a cryptocurrency theft. It is unclear if those charges are still pending, or if they…