Fri, 3 November 2017
Ep. 1031 Lyn Ulbricht's Son Got Two Life Sentences After a Judicial Travesty Over a Victimless Crime; What Happened, And What She's Doing Now
In 2015 Ross Ulbricht was convicted of crimes related to the operation of the Silk Road marketplace, where people could buy and sell goods anonymously. He was sentenced to an astonishing two life sentences plus 40 years. The case was shot through with irregularities, outrages, and horrific precedents. His mother, Lyn Ulbricht, joins me to discuss Ross's case and where it goes from here.