Tag: Operator

BTC-e Operator Alexander Vinnik Terminates His Hunger Strike

BTC-e Operator Alexander Vinnik Terminates His Hunger Strike The alleged operator of the infamous BTC-e exchange, Alexander Vinnik, has terminated his hunger strike more than 80 days after he started the protest against his detention in Greece. Vinnik’s condition is serious and he needs specialized medical attention to recuperate. Also […]

BTC-e Operator Alexander Vinnik to Go on Hunger Strike, Lawyer Says

BTC-e Operator Alexander Vinnik to Go on Hunger Strike, Lawyer Says Alexander Vinnik, the suspected operator of the infamous BTC-e exchange, plans to start a hunger strike on Monday, days before his next court hearing. The Russian, who has been accused by U.S. authorities of laundering billions of dollars through […]

Silk Road Operator Libertas Pleads Guilty, Seeks Plea Deal

Silk Road Operator Libertas Pleads Guilty, Seeks Plea Deal Gary Davis, an Irishman who was extradited to the United States in July to face charges for his suspected involvement in the operations of Silk Road, has reportedly begun discusssing a plea bargain with prosecutors. Davis, who was known as ‘Libertas’ […]