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#Dread Pirate Roberts

# dread-pirate-roberts - Thursday 5 February, 2015

The man behind the Silk Road drug website could spend the rest of his life in prison

He adopted the name Dread Pirate Roberts and was accused of brokering over $200 million in drug deals.

# dread-pirate-roberts - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Judge rules that emojis are important evidence

The defence in a case relating to a website that facilitated the sale of weapons and drugs argued that emoticons and online grammar can distort a person’s meaning and should be taken into consideration.

# dread-pirate-roberts - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

FBI shuts down site that sold $80m worth of drugs, hitmen services and other illegal items

The man who ran the Deep Web website from his San Francisco apartment has been arrested and charged.