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It is hard to have a serious conversation about Bitcoin without discussing anonymity. While anonymity is not an inherent characteristic of Bitcoin, the two have become nearly synonymous in the public imagination. Since law enforcement depends on the ability to track financial transactions, the anonymous nature of certain Bitcoin transactions has always been a difficult sell in some quarters. The BSA, the United States' primary anti-money laundering bulwark, requires financial institutions to establish AML programs, collect information from their customers, and file reports about large, unusual, or suspicious transactions. To the extent that financial institutions are not involved in transactions, the paper trail related to such transactions becomes harder for law enforcement to follow. To plug the holes in the BSA's coverage, the law's definition of "financial institutions...

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