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Jul 01, 2016
Former US Secret Service agent may have stolen bitcoinsA Secret Service agent who stole money and bitcoins seized by the government in the investigation of underground drug bazaar Silk Road is now suspected of stealing money in at least two other cases, according to court filings unsealed on Thursday.
Jun 01, 2015
Silk Road founder gets life imprisonment for creating online drug siteA San Francisco man who created the underground drug-selling website Silk Road was sentenced Friday to life in prison by a judge who cited six deaths from drugs bought on his site and five people he tried to have killed.
May 30, 2015
Silk Road website creator gets life term for drug plotThe accused mastermind behind the Silk Road underground website was sentenced on Friday to life in prison for orchestrating a scheme that enabled more than $200 million of anonymous online drug sales using the digital currency bitcoin.
Mar 31, 2015
Former US agents charged for bitcoin theft during Silk Road probeThe U.S. Justice Department announced charges on Monday against two former federal agents accused of stealing the digital currency bitcoin during the investigation of the underground drug marketplace Silk Road.
Feb 08, 2014
Accused Silk Road website owner faces November trialArray
Jan 20, 2014
US wonders what to do with Bitcoin hoard worth millions after Silk Road bustArray
Jan 17, 2014
$28 mn bitcoins forfeiture by contraband selling website is US-recordIn a news release, US Attorney Preet Bharara said it was the largest forfeiture of bitcoins ever by the government. He called Silk Road "a global cyber business designed to broker criminal transactions."
Nov 22, 2013
Judge denies bail for alleged Silk Road founder UlbrichtA federal judge on Thursday denied a petition to release alleged Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht from jail before his trial...
Oct 09, 2013
Police arrest eight in international Silk Road bustsAuthorities in Britain, Sweden, and the United States have arrested eight more people following last week's closure of Silk Road, a notorious...