silk road trial

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.

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.

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.