29 Oct '14, 10pm

Bitcoin Gambling Site SatoshiBet No Longer Accepting US Customers

Popular bitcoin gambling site SatoshiBet has announced that it will now restrict US customers from accessing its platform. In its announcement posted on Reddit, SatoshiBet cited both the uncertain future of online gambling regulation in the US and future legal problems that could result from servicing American customers. The move comes amid a tightening legal environment for companies that offer bitcoin-denominated gaming and gambling. Last month, a move by the Spanish government to deem bitcoin an electronic payment system resulted in bitcoin gambling site operators needing to obtain licensure. SatoshiBet said its legal team advised it to avoid the US market entirely to reduce potential legal exposure, adding: “This does not mean SatoshiBet or gambling with or without cryptocurrencies is illegal in the US. The definition by US courts is as of yet highly unclear, adding cr...

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