Ross Ulbricht Loses His Appeal Over Conviction and Sentencing in Silk Road Case [UPDATED] - Reason (blog)

In bad news this morning, the Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit upheld the conviction and sentencing of Ross Ulbricht for life without parole based on crimes associated with launching and operating the Silk Road website, a site where people could ...

End of the Silk Road: Court upholds life sentence for dark web drug kingpin Ross Ulbricht - RT

A court has upheld the life-without-parole sentence for Ross Ulbricht, the creator and administrator of Silk Road, a dark web marketplace. He was convicted of drug trafficking and money laundering for the anonymous crime website. Ulbricht, 33, was ...

Judges Shoot Down Silk Road Operator's Appeal Bid - CoinDesk

Ross Ulbricht, who was sentenced to life in prison in 2015 for operating the now-defunct dark market Silk Road, has lost his appeal. Ulbricht's appeal effort began last year after he was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole in May 2015.

Conviction of Silk Road Founder Ross Ulbricht Affirmed - Courthouse News Service

MANHATTAN (CN) – Looking past the documented corruption of the agents who took down Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht, the Second Circuit refused Wednesday to topple the 33-year-old's conviction and life sentence. Ulbricht admits that he created the ...

Silk Road website founder loses appeal of conviction, life sentence - Reuters

Lyn and Kirk Ulbricht (back R), parents of Ross Ulbricht, speak to journalists after his conviction in Lower Manhattan, New York February 4, 2015. REUTERS/Nate Raymond. By Jonathan Stempel | NEW YORK. NEW YORK Ross Ulbricht, the accused ...