Does that count as theft? These posts merely contain ideas to help you plan and organize your legal research and identify potentially helpful sources of law. The basic definition of theft has three components: Most state codes have a broad theft statute like this as well as specialized varieties of theft such as burglary, robbery, and grand theft auto.
In fact, we already know that U. So the question then has to be asked… what are the purposes behind the ideological wars against drugs and terror really all about? However, with the rise of cryptocurrencies, and the new fears coming out that decentralized virtual money could actually start or magnify a financial crisisCongress on May 25 has submitted a bill making it illegal, and placing individuals subject to asset confiscation and imprisonment, for anyone to have a medium size amount of cash, Bitcoin, etc… outside of a bank without telling the government how much you have, where you have it, and why you have it through the filling out of new Federal forms.
Evil, evil, and evil. These people are certifiably insane.
Civil Asset Forfeiture rules allow the government to take whatever they want from you, without a trial or any due process. This new bill adds a laundry list of offenses for which they can legally seize your assets… all of which pertain to money laundering and other financial crimes.
Have too much cash? Yet another reason to consider storing cash, gold, and silver in an overseas safety deposit box.
This is unbelievable on so many levels. Oh, and on top of civil asset forfeiture penalties, there are also criminal penalties. So this bill aims to double the criminal penalty to TEN years in prison. Usually wiretapping authority is reserved for major crimes like kidnapping, human trafficking, felony fraud, etc.
Now we can add cash to that list. Banks in the US are already unpaid government spies, required by law to fill out suspicious activity reports on their customers.
Aug 08, · President Trump has overseen huge increases in arresting illegal immigrants inside the U.S., pushing them through the immigration courts toward deportations and stopping newcomers from entering. State "keep right" laws. All states allow drivers to use the left lane (when there is more than one in the same direction) to pass. Most states restrict use of the left lane by slow-moving traffic that is not passing. Is it illegal for employers to make and keep copies of their employees social security cards? I recently went to an HR training in which the presenter stated that it is illegal for us (as an employer) to keep copies of employees social security cards in our files.
Then Congress started expanding those requirements to include other businesses and industries that might come into contact with cash. According to the law section of US Code Title 31those industries are also required to spy on their customers for the government.
Prepaid retail gift cards. For that matter, TGI Fridays and Chuckee Cheese will also become unpaid government spies since they both issue and redeem prepaid vouchers. Bitcoin is created automatically amounts that are pre-determined by its code. So the Senate is essentially trying to force the Bitcoin core software to comply with money laundering regulations.
The bill also attempts to drop a major bomb on Bitcoin by including it in the list of monetary instruments that must be reported when entering or leaving the US. As you can see, this bill criminalizes or delegitimizes the most mundane and harmless financial activities, all under the guise of keeping us safe.
Of course nothing in this bill is about keeping people safe. This bill is nothing more than another weapon in their ongoing War on Cash… and now cryptocurrency too.
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This article (Congress submits bill making it illegal to hold cash, Bitcoin, or other assets outside of a bank without informing them in writing) was originally published on The Daily Economist and syndicated by The Event Chronicle.
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It is illegal to hold a class back because of one person’s actions. It’s a violation of your human rights.
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