The U.S. Marshals agency has announced plans to auction $4.2 million worth of bitcoin (BTC) in November 2018. The sealed bid auction is for nearly 660 bitcoins which were seized in a series of federal criminal, administrative and civil cases over the years. The haul comes from cases against convicts like Thomas Mario
Almost $800 million worth of Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash has been withdrawn from wallets associated with now defunct cryptocurrency “black market” Silk Road marketplace and linked to Silk Road owner Ross “Dread Pirate Roberts” Ulbricht, signaling a potential large-scale Bitcoin market dump. The Silk Road-related cryptocurrency wallet activity, first observed by cryptocurrency community members on Aug.
Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin has signed a Change.org petition to free Ross Ulbricht. According to Lee’s tweet, the Silk Road creator doesn’t deserve a life sentence without the possibility of parole. Charlie Lee’s tweets have always been skirting controversy. Last week he took to Twitter to congratulate Stellar Lumens (XLM) on
A 59 year-old Canadian man accused of advising Ross Ulbricht, the creator of the first anonymous free market, Silk Road, has been extradited to the United States from Thailand. Roger Thomas Clark has been charged by federal prosecutors for a number of crimes relating to the operations of Silk Road,