Posted: Mar 22, 2018 5:12 pm
by purplerat
felltoearth wrote:I didn’t read the article and correct me if I’m wrong, but the block chain doesn’t actually contain child pornography, it contains a record of financial transaction. I don’t see how anyone would be held liable for that.

Put another way, how liable would I be for a receipt for illegal activity showing up in a second hand book I have purchased?

Or more to the point how liable should users be for metadata stored on their computer related to illegal activity.