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The homepage to alleged Silk Road 2.0 website is seen in a screenshot after it was closed by U.S. authorities

Creator of Silk Road website faces sentencing for drug scheme

By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - The accused mastermind behind the Silk Road underground website was sentenced on Friday to life in prison for orchestrating a scheme that enabled more than $200 million of anonymous online drug sales using the digital currency bitcoin. Ross Ulbricht, 31, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest in Manhattan after a federal jury in February found…