Prosecutors in their closing argument told the jury that Mr. Bankman-Fried had built his crypto empire on a “Foundation of lies and false promises.” Judge Kaplan wants the government to let him know if a planned second trial for Bankman-Fried on other charges of campaign finance and foreign bribery will still be held. Nicolas Roos, a prosecutor, said the second trial could have an impact on Bankman-Fried’s sentencing date.

Source: Sam Bankman-Fried Trial: Fallen Crypto Mogul Convicted in Collapse That Cost Users Billions