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US Federal and State legislators propose exempting certain digital tokens from securities laws

On January 4, 2019, two Colorado senators introduced the “Colorado Digital Token Act,” a bill seeking to exempt digital tokens and cryptocurrencies from certain Colorado state securities laws. In filing the Colorado Digital Token Act, the senators proposed that digital … Continue reading

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Voters’ Distrust of Legislators Drives Agency Lawmaking

Do you trust Congress to make laws with your best interests at heart? If your answer is no, you are not alone: In late 2017, only about 35 percent of Americans trusted Congress, compared to 45 percent for the executive … Continue reading

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Legislators, Stockholders, Civil Right Groups, and a CEO Seek Limits on AI Face Recognition Technology

Following the tragic killings of journalists and staff inside the Capital Gazette offices in Annapolis, Maryland, in late June, local police acknowledged that the shooter’s identity was determined using a facial recognition technology widely deployed by Maryland law enforcement personnel.  … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania legislators go to justices on redistricting

The Supreme Court yesterday received yet another request to intervene in a state’s redistricting battle – this time from Republican legislators in Pennsylvania, who asked the justices to temporarily block a ruling by the state’s supreme court invalidating the state’s … Continue reading

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Legislators OK changes to state tax law – East Valley Tribune- msnbc …

Mesa, Arizona – With virtually no dissent, lawmakers approved changes in state tax law Thursday designed to keep money flowing at the same rate from worker paychecks into the state … Read more detail on Legal News Directory – General … Continue reading

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