Petition hopes to stop US government agencies from using Chainalysis’ forensics
A petition was created on Change.org on Sept. 12 to oppose the use of Chainalysis forensic services by federal agencies. The petition questioned Chainalysis’ accuracy and raised legal issues related to the activities of the blockchain data analysis firm.
The petition, started by “Stop Chainalysis,” stated that Chainalysis’ software assists law enforcement crime prevention efforts “by linking the real world to crypto payments.” It stated:
“It is our belief that the use of…