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Friday, October 7, 2022

Silk Road Served as EBay for Heroin ‘Dread Pirate,’ Jury Told

Silk Road, the online marketplace where prosecutors claim more than 1 million drug deals were done from 2011 to 2013, resembled a normal consumer site like EBay or Amazon.com, only with listings for cocaine, LSD and black tar heroin.

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Editor’s note: For more on the Silk Road, read the November, 2013 Homeland Security Today cover report, The Dark Web: The Place Where Digital Evil Lurks. Also read, Feds Take Down Dark Web’s ‘Silk Road 2.0.’

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