Judge says crypto mogul tampered with witnesses
Newer charges need approval from Bahamian authorities before proceeding in U.S.
Earlier this week, a rewritten indictment charged Bankman-Fried with a new conspiracy count
Allegations arose from freezing of certain Alameda Research crypto accounts
A tentative trial date of Oct. 2 has been set
The cryptocurrency entrepreneur was allowed $250-million bond and house arrest
One defendant allegedly learned about Merck’s Pandion acquisition; another allegedly learned about the T-Mobile-Sprint merger
Defence lawyer maintains Hwang is innocent; SEC alleges manipulative trading