Bitcoin Not Considered Currency, As Ruled by Judge

by Caitlynn Cush
Posted on 26 July 2016. On Monday a court in Miami, Florida threw out criminal charges against a man accused of illegally selling Bitcoin. The judge stated the virtual currency cannot be classified as money. The defendant, Michell Espinoza from Miami Beach, was charged with illegally selling and laundering $1,500 worth of the virtual currency in a deal with customers that ...Read the full article