herb - 7:54 pm on Jul 6, 2006 (gmt 0) CNET Networks [news.com.com] [edited by: herb at 7:59 pm (utc) on July 6, 2006]
"PayPal disclosed in SEC filings that Louisiana had asked the company to stop offering its service to state residents until it gets a license to do business there. PayPal said it has a license to transmit money only in Oregon and West Virginia and is applying for similar licenses in 14 other states, including its home state of California."
February 15, 2002 the day after its IPO.
Wasn't EBay accepting payments at that time?
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[edited by: herb at 7:59 pm (utc) on July 6, 2006]