Tag: Jeff Sessions

Sessions, the Cole Memo, and PotCoin

Recently, the US Attorney General, Jeff Beauregard Sessions, rescinded Obama-era memos which allowed states that had legalized marijuana (either recreationally, medically, or both) to grow and operate their businesses without too much fear of federal government intervention. While we could talk for hours about this questionable decision from a man who has championed himself as a states’ rights advocate in the past, I wanted to focus on what it may …
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AG Sessions Hints at Possible Bitcoin Regulation Due to Popularity of Darknet

US regulators have been keeping a close eye on Bitcoin and the darknet over the past few years. More specifically, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently voiced some major concerns regarding both topics. Additionally, he’s concerned over the use of “encrypted networks”, which seemingly hints at an impending crackdown on services such as Telegram.  US Attorney General has Many Concerns In a way, it is anything but surprising to see Jeff Sessions comment …
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