Roger Ver Receives Libel Suit by Craig Wright: Report

Roger Ver, CEO of, was served with a libel suit by Craig Wright, at a bitcoin cash meetup in London – Report by Decrypt on May 2.

As per the report, Roger was heard calling Craig “a fraud and a liar” in a YouTube video – that encouraged Wright’s libel suit. Roger stated to Decrypt that he is ready to fight the lawsuit.

In April, Wright has served several legal suits to other figures in this blockchain space, who have reportedly denied that Craig Wright is Satoshi Nakamoto, the inventor of Bitcoin. One of the known figures is Peter McCormack, who said in a program that Wright is not the real Satoshi.

Roger Ver in a statement to Decrypt about the recent drama regarding the exchanges delisting Bitcoin SV, which is backed by Wright, said:

I don’t think it was a good thing. If people want to trade it, I think people should be able to trade it. Free the market, free the world. If you want to trade bitcoin SV, go for it.

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