Bitcoin Not Money Says US Judge

grarpamp grarpamp at
Tue Jul 26 00:03:42 PDT 2016

“This court is unwilling to punish a man for selling his property to
another, when his actions fall under a statute that is so vaguely
written that even legal professionals have difficulty finding a
singular meaning,” she wrote.

The ruling was lauded by Bitcoin experts who believe the ruling will
encourage the use of the virtual currency, and offer a roadmap to
governments across the world that have struggled to understand and
regulate it.

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