Manhattan federal prosecutors have seized $48 million from Robert Ulbricht, Silk Road creator.
Shaun Bridges, 33, appeared in federal court in San Francisco and admitted to money laundering and obstruction of justice.
If the FBI used malware or enlisted the NSA to identify internet IP addresses, it would put an end to a new Silk Road.
Undercover agents who investigated the head of the Silk Road marketplace are being accused of stealing money from the website.
Libertarian surfer dude Ross Ulbricht built his cyber drug cartel, Silk Road, on a belief in free markets and Internet privacy. Now he's in prison for a very long time.
How a tech-savvy young man from Austin developed the Amazon of the Dark Web.