|US District Court (SDNY)|
These individuals were responsible for the arrest, extradition and conviction of arms trafficker Viktor Bout and convicted drug trafficker Konstantin Yaroshenko, both of whose prosecutions Russian claims were politically motivated.
Included in that list are:
(1) Six Assistant United States Attorneys, who were involved in obtaining the criminal convictions of Bout and Yaroshenko. The US Attorney for the Southern District of Florida was also named, as was a siting US District Court Judge.
(2) Four Special Agents of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), including the supervising agent responsible for the Bout case.
(3) One Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).