Florida State Judge Rules Bitcoin Doesn’t Qualify as Money

  • Money-laundering charges tossed in Miami-Dade bitcoin case
  • Man faced charges of illegally selling $1,500 in bitcoins

A Florida judge threw out state money-laundering charges against a man who was accused of illegally selling more than $1,500 in bitcoins to undercover detectives, concluding the virtual currency doesn’t qualify as money.

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