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Weight Lifter Turned Accused Insider Trader And Galleon Employee Craig Drimal Pleads Guilty


Craig Drimal, the guy who got his start on Wall Street after forging a friendship with trader David Slaine at the gym "based on a shared passion for weight lifting and their mutual ability to bench-press 400 pounds" and later got a gig at Galleon after Slaine convinced the boss to Drimal away from his job as a bouncer at The Roxy, pleaded guilty to conspiracy and five counts of securities fraud this afternoon. [BusinessWeek]


Former Galleon Trader Franz Tudor Key to Galleon Case

Prosecutors are counting on recordings made by former Galleon trader Franz Tudor as key evidence against Zvi Goffer and other defendants in the wide-ranging insider trading case, new documents reveal.