Legal Bitcoin News

Legal Bitcoin News

Read the latest news about Bitcoin and the law, including information on Bitcoin's legal status, the legal and regulatory issues of virtual currency and more

Silk Road Auction Winners Announced

Edited: 21:15 GMT to reflect the news that Tim Draper has won 2000 BTC has now been confirmed The U.S. Marshals Service has completed the...

NYDFS Release Bit License Comments

This week the New York State Department Of Financial Services (NYDFS) published the comments they received regarding the BitLicense proposal on the department's website....

Does the FBI Bitcoin Auction Legitimise Cryptocurrency?

Despite it’s legitimate uses, with 2014 seeing large companies including Overstock, Dish & Expedia beginning to accept Bitcoin, for some it is still renowned...