Poker Rumours

October 22nd, 2012 by Matt W

Nebraska has always been a strict state when it comes to gambling. In the older times, they did not allow any kinds of gambling, however, in these modern times they have become more relaxed and allow certain types of regulated gambling. Do not mistake this with allowing all forms of gambling, they still have strict [...]

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October 22nd, 2012 by Maria T

The American gambling industry has a lot of stake when backing the right presidential candidate in the upcoming presidential elections, which is why casino groups could be spending up to $50 million in donations, it was learned today. The Las Vegas Sun said that some of the area’s moguls were known to be big financiers [...]

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October 22nd, 2012 by Maria T

Two fresh inductees in the Poker Hall of Fame: Brian “Sailor” Roberts and Eric Drache were told of their prestigious nominations this week. The men, the 43rd and 44th since the Poker Hall of Fame was introduced in the late 70′s, will be inducted on October 30th before the final table of the World Series [...]

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October 22nd, 2012 by Renee K

Gambling in Montana is a hard thing to do, especially if it is unregulated. Montana has a very strict view on what illegal gambling is as all US states, and they define it as: 23-5-112. Definitions. Unless the context requires otherwise, the following definitions apply to parts 1 through 8 of this chapter: (12) (a) [...]

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October 22nd, 2012 by RogerCP

Mississippi has changed its old ways of allowing unregulated gambling on riverboats, with its stricter and with a broader view on unregulated gambling. SEC. 97-33-1. Betting, gaming or wagering; exception from prohibition; penalty. If any person shall encourage, promote or play at any game, play or amusement, other than a fight or fighting match between [...]

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October 22nd, 2012 by Tom L

The high-stakes poker legend, Isaac Haxton, is joining the PokerStars Team Online. This is a very exciting addition to the PokerStars Team Online since there has been a rather large gap left when Viktor Blom left his spot in the team’s high-stakes department. Isaac ‘philivey2694’ Haxton, is known to be one of the most successful [...]

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October 19th, 2012 by Tom L

As the Full Tilt Poker Relaunch Fest reaches its peak ahead of the November 6th date, not everybody is thrilled with the fact. One group of people, in particular, got news this week that they won’t be part of the reimbursement plans that Full Tilt Poker and Poker Stars drew up when they signed the [...]

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October 19th, 2012 by Renee K

Eleven companies have now been awarded an online gambling license by Nevada authorities, after three more received the coveted paper this week. Nevada’s Gaming Control Board will allow the three groups – Fertitta Interactive, Golden Nugget and Boyd Gaming – to operate online poker in the state. The new licenses will put into motion a [...]

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