Ross William Ulbricht

Elizabeth Williams/AP File PhotoThis Feb 4

Silk Road founder gets life for creating online drug site

A San Francisco man who created the online drug-selling site Silk Road…

 

AP Photo/Elizabeth WlliamsRoss William Ulbricht was convicted of creating and operating an underground website called the Silk Road. Prosecutors said Silk Road enabled drug dealers around the world to reach consumers they never could on the streets.

Man convicted of operating underground website Silk Road

NEW YORK — A San Francisco man was swiftly convicted Wednesday of…

 

Elizabeth Wlliams/APDefendant Ross William Ulbricht listens to proceedings from the defense table during opening arguments in his criminal trial in New York on Jan. 13. Ulbricht's story is headed to the big screen.

Silk Road book, movie already in pipeline

Will it be Brad Pitt? Ryan Gosling? Leonardo DiCaprio? Expect a Hollywood…

 

SF man to face trial in Silk Road case

NEW YORK -- Murder-for-hire allegations are central to a New York trial…

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SF man indicted on charges related to Silk Road website

A San Francisco man was indicted Tuesday on charges he was the…

AP Photo/Rick Bowmer

Man pleads guilty to playing key drug site role

A Utah man pleaded guilty to a drug conspiracy charge Thursday for…

Ross William Ulbricht

Lawyer denies SF man is Silk Road suspect

A San Francisco man isn’t the “Dread Pirate Roberts” who prosecutors say…

Ross William Ulbricht
AP Photo/Vicki BehringerThis artist rendering shows Ross William Ulbricht

Alleged drug kingpin to be hauled to N.Y. for charges

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered a San Francisco man charged with…

AP Photo/Vicki BehringerThis artist rendering shows Ross William Ulbricht
Ross William Ulbricht

Details emerge of alleged Silk Road operator’s murder-for-hire plots

The San Francisco man charged with running a billion-dollar online drug market…

Ross William Ulbricht

Feds shut down underground drugs website following San Francisco arrest

A hidden website operated by a San Francisco man using an alias…