Civil claims it has figured out a legal way to sell tokens to all ICO buyers

With increasing regulatory scrutiny, most in the U.S. have decided to exercise caution when it comes to initial coin offerings. The easy fix: Limiting token sales to so-called accredited investors, who meet net-worth and/or income qualifications. But an ICO that seeks mass participation is not necessarily well served by those limits as the tokens are in the hands of relatively few potential users once the sale is complete.

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An intriguing plan from Civil, which has big plans for reinventing digital journalism, might have an end around that allows all investors to participate in its ICO. The th