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🎙 A very informative pod about crypto law (TFTC) https://stacker.news/items/59279 https://fountain.fm/episode/9534866007

Join Marty as he sits down with Preston Byrne to discuss the Tornado Cash sanctions taking place, whether a precedent was just set for developers and what freedom of speech is in the digital age.

Rip 352 of TFTC is live! Marty sat down with prestonjbyrne to discuss:

  • Tornado Cash
  • Are CoinJoins next?
  • Is the Federal Gov overstepping?
  • The IRS army
  • Bitcoin in the eyes of the UK
  • Are we at peak government?
  • much more

CHAPTERS

0:00 Opening Riff 0:43 Tornado Cash Sanctions Explained By a Lawyer 6:10 North Korea/Money Laundering Involvement 8:10 Was a Precedent Just Set for Developers? 14:25 Could CoinJoin Services Be Sanctioned? 16:30 What is the Definition of Money Laundering? 21:20 How Big of a Mess is This? 30:30 Is the Federal Government Overstepping? 40:20 What Bitcoin Actually Started? 45:30 Is the IRS Army Real? 1 For Every 4,000 Americans? 49:00 Are We Living in a Different America? 56:23 Laws Around Bitcoin in the UK 1:11:00 Laws Are Local 1:16:00 Is Bitcoin Freedom of Speech? 1:24:20 Is the Value 4 Value Model Broken? 1:28:50 Ending Riff


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#352: Freedom of speech in the digital age with Preston Byrne https://bitcointv.com/w/ch5ojMkbptYAjdtPKUUgz9

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