Poker Rumours

May 8th, 2015 by Tom L

A recent poll taken in Pennsylvania proudly declared its results: The majority of Pennsylvanians are opposed to the introduction of online gambling. But a closer look at the survey paints a very different picture, leading many experts to point out that these results simply cannot be taken seriously. For starters, the poll is backed by […]

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May 8th, 2015 by Maria T

Steve Wynn, the American casino business magnate, has reiterated his opinions about igaming in the United States in an interview given to Nevada’s Ralston Reports.  The 73 year old billionaire stated that he agreed with his fellow casino owner, Sheldon Adelson, who has made it a life-long mission to stoke the fires for the passing […]

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May 2nd, 2015 by Maria T

The Arizona Lottery has extended its contract with Scientific Games for the group to provide instant products to the lottery until January 2016.  The partnership between the two entities dates back to 1981. Under the terms of the extension contract, not only will players enjoy Scientific Games powered instant games, but the operator will also […]

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May 2nd, 2015 by Tom L

Bryan Micon, who was arrested authorities in Nevada for using the crypto currency, Bitcoin on his unlicensed online poker site, is strongly maintaining his innocence. Micon is now asking for donations from those who believe that he is guilty of no wrongdoing, and said that he will fight the arrest warrant. The state issued an […]

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May 1st, 2015 by Tom L

With the issue of online poker and gambling in Pennsylvania receiving a lot of media attention in the past few months, the London listed 888 Holdings has decided to get a jump start into a regulated poker market and signed a partnership deal with a local casino.  It was reported by EGR that 888 has […]

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May 1st, 2015 by Maria T

For the first time in California online poker history, a vote was taken on the issue by a governmental committee last week. AB 431, introduced by Assemblyman Adam Gray, received 19 affirmative votes to pass through the California Assembly Governmental Organization Committee – taking the bill up to a new legislative level. The general sentiment […]

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April 25th, 2015 by Maria T

Lock Poker, the beleagured online poker site, has shut its website down and it is claimed that the business owes its players millions of dollars.  According to PokerFuse, the website remains up but does not connect to servers. Players are unable to access casino games or download the software. Lock Poker has been on a […]

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April 24th, 2015 by Maria T

As in all states hoping to see online gambling become legal and regulated, it is a case of one step forward and another two backwards. While slow progress has been reported in Pennsylvania in recent months, a new counter-bill could become an obstacle to these efforts. Earlier this week, Representative Thomas Murt filed House Bill 1013 […]

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