Bitcoin Is Biggest Loser In Silk Road Meltdown—IRS Wins Big

The biggest loser in the Silk Road arrest? Probably Bitcoin. The biggest winner may be the IRS, although right now the FBI must be feeling pretty good too. For the last two years, an alleged drug kingpin who called himself the Dread Pirate Roberts could do what he wanted in secret. Now he is in custody and his Silk Road site is shuttered with an FBI and IRS Criminal Investigation Division label.

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