How the Feds took down the Silk Road drug wonderland

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http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2013/11/silk-road/

Last month, the FBI was able to find and arrest Ross Ulbricht, the man behind Darknet ecommerce site (and popular online drug trafficking haven) Silk Road, and Wired has published a detailed post-mortem on how it all went down. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the raid on Ulbricht (along with nearly a dozen well-known Silk Road vendors) was a plan years in the making — built on the backs of smaller, low-profile arrests. And, it seems like they aren’t done: Law enforcement told Wired that they’re not only looking to take down more Silk Road sellers, but also those who offer Bitcoin currency conversion services as “unregistered money transmitters”.

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lightandpowergigaom

“Story posted at:” — Where, exactly? A link to the article in _Wired_ described here would be a very nice embellishment to Ms Hockenson’s summary of it. Or — if a hyperlink be impossible — how about disclosing the title?

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