Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Bad actor clause disappears from 2015 New York online poker bill

Legal and regulated online poker could be brought into New York by a bill that has been introduced by New York State Senator John Bonacic. This...

No full scale casinos for Paris; Gambling clubs without slots considered instead

The government of France may have ruled out the possibility of building full scale casinos in Paris. However a plan to allow exclusive clubs, like...

Joe Barton of Texas re-introduces bill in D.C. for legal online poker

On the heels of Lindsey Graham and Marco Rubio’s efforts to stick a fork in legal online gambling in the U.S., Republican Texas Congressman,...

Appeals court upholds ban on Idaho tribe’s poker contests

The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals three-judge panel has unanimously ruled that Texas Hold’em is not legal in Idaho, and affirmed that the...

DOJ and NFL have argued that sports betting is skill-based

Commissioner Roger Goodell and the NFL oppose legalized sports betting, but that may change in the near future for the business that generated a...

Poker promoter’s hopes dashed in Wisconsin

A judge in Wisconsin has upheld the state’s ban on poker play outside of Indian casinos. The case was brought by professional poker player Mark Kroon and...

Seals With Clubs bitcoin poker site founder Micon to be sentenced

Professional poker player and bitcoin poker site owner, Bryan Micon is expected to be sentenced in Las Vegas today for operating an unlicensed poker site in...

Nevada AG says he’ll support Adelson ban of online wagering, kill Nevada poker; Gov...

Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt told political reporter, Jon Ralston this week that he intends to add his name to a letter circulating among state...

Poker Players Alliance joins lawsuit between Kentucky and PokerStars

The PPA, also known as the Poker Players Alliance, has decided to join in an ongoing lawsuit between the state of Kentucky and online...

Seminole gambling agreement going over like a lead balloon so far with Florida Legislature

Florida Governor Rick Scott told reporters Thursday that he had done his job and that now it’s up to house leadership as to how his...

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