Bitcoin issuers face 7 years in Russia’s jails / IT news / Блоги о промышленности на Complexdoc

Russian news agency Interfax reports that Russia’s Ministry of Finance has prepared an amendment to a law which could see issuers of surrogate currencies, such as Bitcoin, face up to four years in jail. Executives of banks and financial service companies would face harsher punishment, up to seven years in prison. Additionally, executives who would break this law would face restrictions on holding similar jobs in the future.

Source: Bitcoin issuers face 7 years in Russia’s jails / IT news / Блоги о промышленности на Complexdoc