Silk Road Ensemble

The events of 9/11 gave the project new urgency... a need to turn chaos and pain into an experience anyone could share. It
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Online, he went by the name "Dread Pirate Roberts" and ran what authorities called "the most sophisticated and extensive criminal marketplace on the Internet today."
Silk Road was an underground market for thousands of drug dealers around the world to anonymously sell large amounts of marijuana
Ulbricht also asked one of The Silk Road's users to execute a "murder-for-hire" scheme against another user of the site who
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