US Bitcoin Trader Convicted for Illegal Money Transmission and Laundering (news.bitcoin.com)

The U.S. government has been cracking down on individuals utilizing the peer-to-peer platform Localbitcoins. This week an Arizona resident named Thomas Costanzo was convicted for money laundering tied to over $ 164,000 worth of cryptocurrency trades.
Also Read: Arizona Localbitcoins Trader Detained by U.S. Homeland Security
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Ridiculous The Atlantic article asks if It’s unjust that most of Bitcoin’s investors are men (reddit.com)

https://www.theatlantic.com/amp/article/556190/ From the article: “Will it be unjust if there is a significant gender imbalance in investor losses or gains?” Why is the article even asking this question? The answer is NO. Whomever takes the risk should take the gain or loss. So what if men take more risks than women? That is their CHOICE. Why do gender politics need to be injected into everything? If women want to invest they have…

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Kazakhstan Preparing to Prohibit Crypto Trading and Mining, Says Central Bank (news.bitcoin.com)

The chairman of the central bank of Kazakhstan said that the bank has prepared legislation to prohibit the sale and purchase of cryptocurrencies in the country as well as any kind of crypto mining, citing several risks he sees.
Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies

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