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New Jersey Issues Cease-and-Desist to ICO Endorsed by Steven Seagal

| Wolfie Zhao

The U.S. state of New Jersey has issued a cease-and-desist order to an initial coin offering (ICO) endorsed by film actor Steven Seagal.

New Jersey Issues Cease-and-Desist to Crypto Investment Firm

| Stan Higgins

New Jersey regulators have sent a cease-and-desist letter to an online cryptocurrency investment site called Bitstrade.

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Bitcoin Mining Fraud Lawsuit Moves Forward in New Jersey

| Stan Higgins

A federal lawsuit filed by investors in a US-based bitcoin mining operation is moving ahead after months of little movement.

New Jersey Casinos Face Bitcoin Ransom Threats

| Stan Higgins

New Jersey-based online casinos were hit with distributed denial-of-service attacks and faced additional threats unless they paid a bitcoin ransom.

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Inside New Jersey’s Proposed Digital Currency Jobs Creation Act

| Stan Higgins

A bill submitted to the New Jersey legislature proposes tax incentives for digital currency businesses that support local jobs.

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New Jersey Legislators Propose Tax Breaks for Bitcoin Businesses

| Stan Higgins

Two New Jersey legislators have introduced a Digital Currency Jobs Creation Act that calls for tax breaks for bitcoin businesses.

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Bitcoin Panel Seeks New Take on Regulation at New Jersey Hearing

| Stan Higgins

New Jersey state legislators held a hearing this week on the regulation, technology and potential surrounding bitcoin.


New Jersey State Legislature to Hold Bitcoin Hearing

| Tanaya Macheel

The legislative branch of the US government in New Jersey is holding a public hearing on bitcoin and digital currency today.

MIT Students Challenge New Jersey State in Tidbit Legal Case

| Danny Bradbury

MIT students are challenging the State of New Jersey's demand to see the code of their bitcoin mining project.

New Jersey Case Could Set Restrictive Precedent for Bitcoin Businesses

| Pete Rizzo

New Jersey law enforcement is seeking to stop one innovative bitcoin startup, on the basis of protecting consumers.