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How Dread Pirate Roberts of Silk Road was Caught

Article from Vice. The rise and fall of Silk Road is the stuff of cinema. You’ve got the deep web, a hidden Tor website, illegal drugs, happy customers, some not-so-happy dealers, assassins, forged documents, the Dread Pirate Roberts alias, and, of course, a great unraveling triggered by a number of small, amateur mistakes exploited by a methodical FBI investigation.