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U.S. Prosecutors Accuse Shaun Bridges of Additional Bitcoin Theft In Silk Road Case
February 25th, 2016

The new evidence has been discovered during the search of Bridges’s house.

Silk Road Operator Ross Ulbricht Seeks New Trial as Investigation Improprieties Leak Out
January 13th, 2016

Ulbricht’s defense team filed a multipage argument with a list of improprieties and abuses in Ulbricht’s investigation and trial.

Interview with Roger Ver: 10 Questions to Bitcoin Angel Investor & Evangelist
November 29th, 2015

Every week CoinSpeaker interviews famous people involved with Bitcoin, Blockchain, Internet of Things, and FinTech industry.

Corrupt DEA Agent Pleads Guilty to Bitcoin Theft in Silk Road Probe
July 2nd, 2015

On Wednesday, Carl Mark Force, a former DEA agent, pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice during the two years he spent investigating the drug-dealing website Silk Road.

2 Former U.S. Agents Charged with Stealing Bitcoin During Silk Road Trial
March 30th, 2015

Two federal agents were charged with stealing the cryptocurrency, while conducting an investigation of the Silk Road marketplace.

U.S. Marshals Conducted 3rd Auction for Selling 50,000 Bitcoins From Silk Road
March 5th, 2015

The U.S. Marshals Service put a set of 50,000 bitcoins, seized from the Silk Road, on sale.

Silk Road Trial: U.S. Marshals to Auction 50,000 ‘Additional’ Bitcoins in March
February 18th, 2015

Today, on Wednesday, the U.S. government said that it plans to auction a collection of Bitcoins seized from Silk Road genius Ross Ulbricht on March 5, 2015.

Silk Road Trial: Ross Ulbricht Found Guilty of Running Drug-Dealing Website
February 5th, 2015

After a trial which lasted 3 weeks, a Manhattan federal jury has found Ross Ulbricht, 30, mastermind of the web-site Silk Road, guilty on all criminal counts.

Silk Road Trial Closes: Prosecutors Claim Ross Ulbricht Never Abandoned Website
February 4th, 2015

The trial of alleged Silk Road creator Ross Ulbricht, who’s been charged with drug trafficking and money laundering, is concluding.

Silk Road Trial: FBI Traced $13.4M in Bitcoin to Ross Ulbricht’s Laptop
January 30th, 2015

A former FBI agent testified that he directly traced millions in bitcoin to the laptop of Ross Ulbricht, the man behind the online black marketplace Silk Road.

Robert Faiella aka ‘BTCKing’ Sentenced to 4 Years for Enabling Silk Road Transactions
January 21st, 2015

On January 20, a New York court handed a four-year prison sentence to a Florida Bitcoin exchanger who was selling virtual currency used to buy drugs on the Silk Road website.

The Story of Silk Road: New Chapters are Coming
January 20th, 2015

Ross Ulbricht, the creator of the Silk Road online black marketplace, is facing a number of federal charges related to allegations that he facilitated the illegal activity of marketplace users.

Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles Says He Isn’t Silk Road’s Secret Mastermind
January 16th, 2015

Mark Karpeles, the CEO of Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox, has denied any involvement in the online black market Silk Road.