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Ross Ulbricht's Silk Road Appeal: One Judge Seems to Question His Life Sentence without Parole

The 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals is hearing oral arguments this week regarding an appeal of the conviction and sentencing of Ross Ulbricht, sentenced to life in prison with no parole in May 2015 for various charges connected with operating the Silk Road web site. Silk Road was a "dark web" site where people the world over could trade bitcoin for a variety of goods, not all of them legal.
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