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Chinese Underworld Sells Drugs and Fake IDs on Dark Web

By John Lavitt

From the mainland to Hong Kong, Chinese traders are taking full advantage of crypto-markets. MORE  

Silk Road 3.0 Launches To Largely Negative Reviews

By McCarton Ackerman

Like The Godfather III and Return of the Jedi, the third installment of the online drug marketplace didn't quite live up to its predecessors. MORE  

Silk Road 2.0 Operator Arrested, Faces 10 Years Behind Bars

By McCarton Ackerman

Blake Benthall was generating $8 million per month in revenues before federal authorities arrested him. MORE  

Darkcoin Now the Cryptocurrency of Choice for Online Drug Deals

By Paul Gaita

Move over bitcoin, potcoin, and dopecoin, there's a new cryptocurrency in town. MORE  

Evolution Replaces Silk Road as New Online Drug Market

By Brent McCluskey

Though Silk Road 2.0 is up and running, other online drug marketplaces like Evolution are seeking to rule the dark web. MORE  

Gary Oldman to Produce Silk Road Series for Spike TV

By Shawn Dwyer

The series will chronicle the rise and fall of online drug kingpin Ross Ulbricht, aka Dread Pirate Roberts. MORE  

Can You Still Buy Illegal Drugs Online? You Bet!

By Paul Gaita

In the wake of Silk Road's demise, online drug marketplaces have become smarter and are offering a wider variety of illegal products. MORE  

Former CEO of Bitcoin Site Pleads Guilty To Aiding Silk Road Deals

By McCarton Ackerman

Charlie Shrem was arrested earlier in the year for knowingly allowing bitcoins to be used to buy drugs. MORE  

Online Drug Site Agora Replaces Silk Road Atop Dark Web

By McCarton Ackerman

Agora has taken over the online drug marketplace by utilizing invite codes and selling other products like semi-automatic firearms. MORE  

Professors Argue Silk Road Reduced Drug Violence

By McCarton Ackerman

The controversial site has spawned a new breed of drug dealer that thrives on anonymity and doesn't resort to more traditional tactics. MORE  

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