The article discusses the ongoing legal battles involving the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Ripple Labs, Coinbase, and Binance. A former SEC official, Marc Fagel, explains why the SEC is keen on appealing the Ripple ruling, citing threats to the SEC’s regulatory program against exchanges. Binance has taken advantage of the situation and filed a motion to dismiss the SEC’s case, using the Ripple ruling as a precedent. The Ripple ruling is seen as a challenge to the SEC’s regulatory framework for exchanges. The court’s ruling on the SEC’s request for an interlocutory appeal is eagerly awaited. XRP’s market performance has remained stable during these legal proceedings.

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