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Business 8 February 2019
Dr. Craig Wright: ‘I was Satoshi’
In a Medium post, titled "Careful what you wish for," Wright wrote how Bitcoin got its start as well as the challenges it weathered, explaining along the way why he left and why he's returned.
Business 12 December 2018
Dr. Craig Wright on why crypto doesn’t need another Silk Road
Dr. Craig Wright points out that society is bound with rules to maintain civility which should be applied to cryptocurrency as well.
Editorial 23 November 2018
Silk Road, Ross Ulbricht, half a decade and 100,000 signatures later
The nineteenth installment in a weekly column, A Power of Facing reflects on the plight of Ross Ulbricht and Silk Road, and why it might be important to support one of crypto’s own.
Editorial 23 November 2018
Resurgence of Silk Road imminent because of DSV?
Wanting to cast away from the shadow of Silk Road binds, the introduction of the DSV OP_Code could possibly cause a resurgence in negative opinions of digital currency.
Business 3 October 2018
‘Railroaded’ debuts marking Ross Ulbricht’s 5 years behind bars
FreeRoss.org, a campaign group led by Ross Ulbricht’s family and supporters, have launched a new project to raise awareness of the case.
Business 24 July 2018
US attorney wants Ross Ulbricht’s murder-for-hire charges dropped
U.S. Attorney for the District of Maryland Robert Hur has filed a motion to dismiss the pending charges filed against Ross Ulbricht, the man behind the now defunct dark web marketplace Silk Road.
Business 23 July 2018
Silk Road petition heats up: Crypto big names want clemency for Ross Ulbricht
The Change.org petition for Ross Ulbricht’s release has amassed over 29,000 signatures within a week from being launched—almost three times its goal.
Business 19 July 2018
Family turns to Change.org in fight to free Silk Road’s Ross Ulbricht
A Change.org petition was created for Ross Ulbricht, the alleged mastermind of Silk Road dark web, for clemency to his double life sentence plus 40 years, without the possibility of parole.
Business 11 July 2018
Irish court hands over alleged Silk Road conspirator to US feds
Gary Davis, formerly of Bitcoin.com and a notable figure in the cryptocurrency community, agreed to be extradited to the United States from his native Ireland, over charges relating to the illicit dark web marketplace.
Business 29 June 2018
Ross Ulbricht rebuffed in renewed bid for freedom
The U.S. Supreme Court denied Ross Ulbricht's petition for writ of certiorari, bringing the former Silk Road operator's legal saga to a "devastating" close.
Business 28 June 2018
Feds net over $20M in crypto in darknet sting
U.S. authorities seized stockpiles of illegal drugs, gold, firearms, vehicles, crypto mining devices and computer equipment, as well as nearly 2,000 BTC and other cryptocurrencies, with an approximate value of more than $20 million.
Business 18 June 2018
Key Silk Road figure extradited from Thailand to New York
According to the investigators, they have been able to connect enough of the dots to link Roger Thomas Clark to a slew of illegal activities conducted through the website Silk Road.