Bitcoin Goes To Washington As Senators Parse Currency's Legality
By: Steve Henn and Robert Siegel
November 18, 2013
The digital currency Bitcoin is becoming more prevalent, both for benign purchases and as a way for criminals to conduct illicit transactions. Bitcoins have been used on underground websites to facilitate sales of narcotics and child pornography. But even those most concerned about criminal activity agree that the emerging digital currency has arrived and can have beneficial uses.
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