Hawaii opens its doors to cryptocurrency

FILE - Bitcoin is for sale at an Automated Teller Machine at the Westfield Garden State Plaza shopping mall in Paramus, New Jersey, on March 13, 2023. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey, File)

An advertisement for Bitcoin cryptocurrency is displayed in 2022 on a street in Hong Kong. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File)

Hawaii has quietly gone from one of most restrictive to one of the most open states in the country when it comes to cryptocurrency.