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Author Topic: [2014-09-05] Bitcoin entrepreneur pleads guilty to Silk Road charges  (Read 535 times)
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September 05, 2014, 07:47:41 AM
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http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/09/04/bitcoin-exchanger-charlie-shrem-pleads-guilty-to-silk-road-related-charges/15095129/

Federal agents shut down Silk Road, a sprawling online black market bazaar, on Oct. 2, 2013. The site operated on TOR, also known as The Onion Router, a website that routes users through multiple computers to conceal their locations and identities. Buyers and sellers on the site did business in bitcoin, a digital currency that gave users another layer of anonymity.

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