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Corrupt DEA Agent Sentenced for Bitcoin Theft from Silk Road

Corruption Plagues Silk Road Trial Many know the Silk Road’s creator, Ross Ulbricht, is in jail, but what about the DEA agents? The Silk Road Scandal hasn’t Ended Almost 18 months of the site’s infamous closure, a DEA agent and a secret service agent were both arrested, facing charges for wire fraud – in relations to the Silk Road …

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Biggest Bitcoin Heists

Biggest Bitcoin Heists Bitcoin has gained a notorious reputation since mainstream media caught wind of heists in 2009. Mt Gox scandalmay be one of the most infamous accounts, but there are plenty more examples. Billions of Bitcoin are still “missing” in todays economy, which may lead to the higher price. Bitcoin has been prone to …

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Ross Ulbricht: Infamous Darknet Proprietor

Ross Ulbricht is Snyonymous with the Silk Road Ross William Ulbricht born 27 March 1984 created a darknet market named Silk Road and ran it until his 2013 arrest. The amount of media coverage Ross Ulbricht has gotten the Silk Road and Bitcoin far exceeds any other bitcoin related news. Maybe except, Mt. Gox and the Bitcoin $1200 price drop in 2013. Ross …

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Where did the Silk Road Bitcoin go?

Where did the Silk Road seized bitcoin go? Who are among the largest holders of Bitcoins out there? Well to start the U.S. government about late last year came across a large amount. When the authorities closed down the Silk Road online marketplace for sale of black market goods and services it seized the bitcoins …

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