Californian law applies in California, most malware is from Asia or Eastern Europe. I do not see how this law will affect anything.
In places like Denmark and Germany you get paid for the electricity that you produce in excess of what you use so it is cheaper than cheap can be. Wit a solar array on your roof you pay one rate for what you draw from the grid and they pay you about 10% less for what you supply to the grid.
Please, the silk road got taken down by complete accident. The guy had a drugs delivery break open in transit and he was raided for that and they found the server by complete accident. It was not their skill but his stupidity. Yes, they can create honeypots, just like you or I could but they cannot track you.
"You're a creature of the night, Michael. Wait'll Mom hears about this." -- from the movie "The Lost Boys"