Dread Pirate Roberts (Silk Road)
Silk Road was an online black market, best known as a platform for selling illegal drugs. As part of the Deep Web, it was operated as a Tor hidden service, such that online users were able to browse i...
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Silk Road Founder Ross Ulbricht Sentenced To Life In Prison
Ulbricht faced at least 20 years in prison, but federal prosecutors had sought a "substantially" longer sentence. As we reported in February, Ulbricht was found guilty of seven drug and conspiracy cha...
Silk Road Mastermind Ross Ulbricht Convicted of All 7 Charges
A jury has spoken, and the mask is off: Ross Ulbricht has been convicted of being the Dread Pirate Roberts, secret mastermind of the Silk Road online narcotics empire.
Silk Road 2.0, infiltrated from the start, sold $8M per month in drugs
It only took about one month from the time the Silk Road drug-dealing website was busted for a successor to be created. The new site, like the old, was on the "Darknet," only accessible via an anonymi...
How the feds took down the Dread Pirate Roberts
The Dread Pirate Roberts, head of the most brazen drug trafficking site in the world, was a walking contradiction. Though the government says he raked in $80 million in commissions from running Silk R...
Dead End on Silk Road: The Fall of Internet Crime Kingpin Ross Ulbricht
On October 1st, 2013, inside the science­-fiction section of the Glen Park library in San Francisco, one of the Internet's most-wanted men sat typing quietly on his laptop. He'd allegedly assumed mult...
Family and Friends Pledge $1M in Bail for Alleged Silk Road Owner
About two dozen loyal family members and friends of alleged Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht have rallied around him to pledge more than $1 million to get him released on bail, according to an applicat...
FBI sting and faked death may have played key role in Silk Road demise | Al Jazeera America
Curtis Green, a 47-year-old Utah resident, was a high-level administrator of the billion-dollar online black market.
Silk Road (marketplace)
Silk Road was an online black market, best known as a platform for selling illegal drugs. As part of the Deep Web, it was operated as a Tor hidden service, such that online users were able to browse i...
Silk Road Founder Ross Ulbricht Sentenced To Life In Prison
Ulbricht faced at least 20 years in prison, but federal prosecutors had sought a "substantially" longer sentence. As we reported in February, Ulbricht was found guilty of seven drug and conspiracy cha...
Silk Road Founder Ross Ulbricht Sentenced To Life In Prison
Ulbricht faced at least 20 years in prison, but federal prosecutors had sought a "substantially" longer sentence. As we reported in February, Ulbricht was found guilty of seven drug and conspiracy cha...