Neal made headlines in 2015 for openly attacking CoinfireBlog for announcing the SEC investigation into GAWMiners and Josh Garza. Neal bragged about his "first amendment lawsuit" then suggested retaliation against Coinfire and editor Mike Johnson for publishing the truth. Neal was working for Cryptocoins Blog at the time and was fired.
Besides CryptoCoinsNews, Neal also worked for BadBitCoinOrg, a shill account that promoted investment into the GAWMiners ponzi scam. Neal also worked for Doug Spink, creator for Cryptostorm who is best known for advocating beastiality.