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MIT Bitcoin Legislators Discuss Regulation, Potential of Blockchain Tech

n nn nn On March 910, 2019, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology hosted a two-day event, the MIT Bitcoin Expo 2019. Put together by the student-organized MIT Bitcoin Club, the conference welcomed more than just Bitcoin voices from every corner of the industry. One of those voices was that of U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce.Peirce sat ...

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US: Legislators Introduce Bill to Find Common Definition of Blockchain Technology

U.S. representatives have introduced the “Blockchain Promotional Act,” which aims to find a common definition of blockchain tech via an expert working group Cointelegraph.com News

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In a First, China Moves to Bar 2 Hong Kong Legislators From Office

Photo Sixtus Leung, left, and Yau Wai-ching at a protest in Hong Kong on Sunday. The two lawmakers are at the forefront of independence efforts in Hong Kong. Credit Alex Hofford/European Pressphoto Agency HONG KONG — The Chinese government effectively barred two young, pro-independence politicians in Hong Kong from taking seats in the territory’s legislature on Monday, an extraordinary intervention ...

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