Ross Ulbricht

Max Dickstein stands with other supporters of Ross William Ulbricht, the alleged creator and operator of the Silk Road underground market, in front of a Manhattan federal court house on the first day of jury selection for his trial on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Silk Road Creator Found Guilty Of Enabling Online Drug Sales

In arguments made by the prosecutor, jurors were told the website, a market for narcotics and other illegal goods, was Ulbricht’s passion.

02/04/2015

Image placed on Silk Road hidden service after arrest of Ross William Ulbricht (credit: FBI via Wikimedia Commons)

NYC Judge Presiding Over ‘Silk Road’ Case Receiving Online Death Threats

A Manhattan federal judge presiding over the case against Ross Ulbricht, accused founder of Silk Road, is now the subject of online death threats.

10/24/2014

Image placed on Silk Road hidden service after arrest of Ross William Ulbricht (credit: FBI via Wikimedia Commons)

Man Behind Alleged Black Market Drug, Hacking Website Pleads Not Guilty

U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest set the Nov. 3 date as 29-year-old Ross William Ulbricht pleaded not guilty to four charges in a rewritten indictment returned earlier this week.

02/07/2014