Ross Ulbricht, AKA Dread Pirate Roberts, pioneered selling drugs through the Dark Web. Now he faces dying behind bars.
Browsing: Silk Road
The founder of the Silk Road is headed to prison this week, but he may have actually made drug use and the drug trade less dangerous.
Whether Ross Ulbricht was guilty or not of being the Silk Road drug sales "mastermind" misses the point: Silk Road has created a new drug sales model.
Today, the FBI seized the Darknet market Silk Road 2.0 and arrested its alleged operator, Blake Benthall.