Kim Kardashian Sued Over Alleged Cryptocurrency Pump And Dump

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian, who lives in the Los Angeles area, has been sued–along with other celebrities like Floyd Mayweather and Paul Pierce, over her promotion of a cryptocurrency which has been billed as a “pump and dump” scheme. According to reports, Kardashian was paid to promote the cryptocurrency, which earned a large sum for the creators and promoters of the coin, but became worthless when it crashed. The lawsuit seeks class action status.