The Federal government has convicted Ross Ulbricht of seven felony counts based on the accusation that he created and operated the anonymous online marketplace Silk Road, under the pseudonym Dread Pirate Roberts (DPR). ... Read More
This case opens new legal territory. It will set precedent for the 21st century and pave the way for new laws and interpretations that could impact the future and freedom of the Internet. Bad law could be ushered in that we will be forced to live with.
To fight for the right to a fair trial, one of the bulwarks of our liberty. To finance Ross’ appeal. For the suppressed evidence to be revealed. To have Ross ultimately be a free man.
Despite our owing them a huge amount of money, Ross’ attorneys are not deserting him. They are preparing for an appeal, as well as sentencing and working to have Ross placed where he is not in danger.