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U.S. Marshals to Auction 50,000 Bitcoins From Silk Road
Bitcoin

U.S. Marshals to Auction 50,000 Bitcoins From Silk Road

The auction follows the recent criminal conviction of the mastermind behind the online black market.
Bitcoin Continues Downward Spiral, Plunges Below $200
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Continues Downward Spiral, Plunges Below $200

Times just got even tougher for the fledgling cryptocash.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
U.S. Shuts Down Silk Road 2.0 Website
Legal Issues

U.S. Shuts Down Silk Road 2.0 Website

Charges against the site's alleged owner carry a maximum sentence of life in prison.
Alleged Founder of Silk Road Pleads Not Guilty, Will Stand Trial in November
Entrepreneurs

Alleged Founder of Silk Road Pleads Not Guilty, Will Stand Trial in November

No plea bargain here: Ross William Ulbricht is expected to get his day in court before Thanksgiving.
Brian Patrick Eha
Alleged Creator of Silk Road Detained Without Bail
Entrepreneurs

Alleged Creator of Silk Road Detained Without Bail

At a bail hearing in a Manhattan courtroom on Thursday, a federal prosecutor revealed that Ross William Ulbricht allegedly ordered the murders of six people, and that more than 450,000 bitcoins of his personal fortune are still unaccounted for.
Brian Patrick Eha