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Silk Road Bitcoin Worth $18 Million Get Auctioned Off

Silk Road Bitcoin Worth $18 Million Get Auctioned Off
Last fall, the FBI took down the world’s biggest online drug bazaar Silk Road, and arrested the man it alleged to be...
Read more Jun 13 2014, 7:03am CDT

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The Story Of Bitcoin Silk Road Suit & Its Creator

Source: Ebeling Hefferman Live Trading News

Where Bitcoins are in discussion, money-laundering and sleaze raise their illegal heads. The story now is of the Silk Road, an underground bitcoin route which was created to stash cryptocurrency bitcoin from prying eyes of federal observers. At the center of the allegations is Ross Ulbricht, controversially credited with creating the subversive route ...
Full article at: Ebeling Hefferman Live Trading News Jul 10 2014, 8:08am CDT

Silk Road Mastermind Pleads Not Guilty

Silk Road Mastermind Pleads Not Guilty
The supposed mastermind behind the Internet black market, Silk Road says he is not guilty. Ross Ulbricht and his lawyer are adamant that the former didn’t organize the narcotics, money laundering and hacking enterprise that was Silk Road.
Read more Feb 8 2014, 3:06am CST

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Judge Shoots Down "Bitcoin Isn't Money" Argument In Silk Road Trial

Source: AppleSlashdot

An anonymous reader writes in with the latest in the case against the alleged creator of the Silk Road, Ross Ulbricht. The government and legal community may still be arguing over whether bitcoin can be defined as "money." But the judge presiding over the landmark Silk Road drug case has declared that it's at least close enough to get you locked up for money laundering. In a ruling released Wednesday, Judge Katherine Forrest de ...
Full article at: AppleSlashdot Jul 10 2014, 4:28am CDT

'Dread Pirate Roberts' suspect's bid for freedom fails

Source: The Register

'Bitcoin isn't money' argument laughed off by judge Ross Ulbricht has lost his bid to have money-laundering and other charges dismissed.… ...
Full article at: The Register Jul 9 2014, 9:28pm CDT

Ross Ulbricht Pleads Not Guilty On All 'Silk Road' Charges

Ross Ulbricht Pleads Not Guilty On All 'Silk Road'  Charges
Last November, Ross Ulbricht’s lawyer Joshua Dratel told reporters only hours after first meeting his client that he...
Read more Feb 7 2014, 12:22pm CST

Judge denies Silk Road's demands to dismiss criminal prosecution (Cyrus Farivar/Ars Technica)

Source: Techmeme

Cyrus Farivar / Ars Technica: Judge denies Silk Road's demands to dismiss criminal prosecution  —  Silk Road suspect Ross Ulbricht, as seen in his Brooklyn prison, in a newly-released photo.  —  —  In a scathing opinion and order on Wednesday, the federal judge presiding over the Silk Road case denied … ...
Full article at: Techmeme Jul 9 2014, 8:40pm CDT

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Noted investor “Bitcoin Jesus” raises over $150,000 for Silk Road suspect

Source: Ars Technica

Roger Ver, also known as "Bitcoin Jesus," is a well-known Bitcoin entrepreneur. Roger Ver A well-known Bitcoin entrepreneur has raised as much as $170,000 for the legal fund to defend Ross Ulbricht, the suspect that the government has identified as the mastermind of the Silk Road online drug marketplace. On July 5, American businessman Roger Ver tweeted that he would donate $10 per retweet to Ulbricht’s defense fund. As of ...
Full article at: Ars Technica Jul 7 2014, 1:05pm CDT

US auctions some 30,000 bitcoins from Silk Road raid

Source: Asia One

NEW YORK - The US Marshals Service on Friday auctioned off about 30,000 bitcoins seized during a raid on Silk Road, an Internet black-market bazaar where authorities say illegal drugs and other goods could be bought.An online auction took place over a 12-hour period on Friday for the bitcoins, valued at nearly US$17.7 million (S$22 million). It consisted of nine blocks of 3,000 bitcoins and one block of 2,657 bitcoins. ...
Full article at: Asia One Jun 28 2014, 12:43am CDT

Feds Indict Three More Alleged Employees Of Silk Road's Dread Pirate Roberts

Ross Ulbricht, the alleged Dread Pirate Roberts and administrator of the Silk Road drug website, may be spending...
Read more Dec 20 2013, 1:46pm CST


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