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Report: Bankman-Fried Struggles With Extortion Attempts Behind Bars in Brooklyn's MDC

• by Jamie Redman

Gene Borrello, a past mob enforcer for the Bonanno crime family, shared insights with journalist Tiffany Fong about the daily challenges SBF faces in prison. Borrello's revelations paint a picture of SBF grappling with threats of extortion and bouts of depression.

Ex-MDC Inmate Explains SBF's Prison State-of-Mind

Once a prominent name in the digital currency arena, ex-FTX boss SBF's transfer to MDC Brooklyn signified a dramatic shift in his life. As per Gene Borrello's interview, the initial phase of SBF's incarceration included suicide watch, a severe adjustment for him, given his inexperience with prison culture.