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Silk Road administrator sentenced, corrupt agent rearrested

Silk Road administrator sentenced, corrupt agent rearrested

A Utah man whose faked murder helped authorities bring down an underground, online drug marketplace was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court in Baltimore to time served — two days — for his role running the site.

Curtis Clark Green, 50, who was a senior administrator with the Silk Road site, had been awaiting sentencing since pleading guilty in 2013 to one count of conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute cocaine. His sentence handed down Friday also included four years of supervised release.

"Cutis is one of the most gentle and kind-hearted people I have ever known. He was taken advantage of by [Silk Road owner] Ross Ulbricht, Slik...

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