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Forbes reports “A recent court decision has thrown up even more confusion about the legal status of digital currency.  A state judge in Florida dismissed criminal charges against a man accused of selling $2,000 in Bitcoin. An undercover police officer had posed as a buyer, and after making two small transactions, revealed that he (the undercover agent) intended to use the Bitcoin to purchase stolen credit card numbers.  The officer then said he wanted to buy $30,000 of Bitcoin.  The two met to discuss the transaction, but before it was consummated, police arrested the man.  He was charged with running an unlawful money services business, and two counts of money laundering.” Read More