Tornado Cash developer Alexey Pertsev to stay detained until next year’s hearing

Tornado Cash developer Alexey Pertsev to stay detained until next year’s hearing


Detained Tornado Cash developer Alexsey Pertsev will spend another three months in custody in the Netherlands, according to a court hearing held on Nov. 22.

Cointelegraph attended a preliminary court hearing at the Palace of Justice in ’s-Hertogenbosch, which outlined the basis of the case against Pertsev after 103 days in custody.

The prosecution outlined a broad overview of its investigation, painting Pertsev as a central figure in Tornado Cash’s operation before Advocate WK Cheng delivered his first defensive argument.

Trending: The Brunson Brothers All Play The TRUMPet!

Cheng highlighted several points outlining Tornado Cash’s use cases and misconceptions around its functionality.

“I’m disappointed about the decision from the court. We’ve tried to explain as clearly as possible what the standpoints are from the defense,” Cheng told Cointelegraph after the preliminary hearing.

The advocate confirmed

Continue reading


 

Join the conversation!

Please share your thoughts about this article below. We value your opinions, and would love to see you add to the discussion!

Daily Truth Report • DailyTruthReport.com
Thanks for sharing!
Send this to a friend