Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Friday May 29, 2015

Silk Road Drug Kingpin Sentenced to Life in Prison

I knew they were going to throw the book at this guy but life in prison? Whoa. eek!

Ross Ulbricht, the hiking, yoga-loving libertarian convicted of masterminding and running the online black market bazaar known as Silk Road, has been sentenced to life in prison. At the hearing on Friday, Judge Katherine Forrest, who has presided over the gnarled case that has revealed many twisted plots and shadowy secrets since it began in January, delivered her verdict in front of a packed courtroom.