Law and Order

Alleged Silk Road Creator ‘Dread Pirate Roberts’ Indicted on Hacking, Money Laundering Charges

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The alleged creator and owner of now-defunct online drug emporium the Silk Road, Russ Ulbricht, has been indicted by a Manhattan federal court.

Known by his cool guy nickname Dread Pirate Roberts, Mr. Ulbricht was arrested in his hometown of San Francisco on Oct. 1 last year pursuant to a criminal complaint filed in Manhattan federal court. Read More