Poker Rumours

October 16th, 2013 by Renee K

Despite big plans for a triumphant return to the online poker industry, one year down the line sees Full Tilt Poker at a sorry sixth position in global online poker player traffic rankings. Poker Scout noted that Full Tilt’s cash game traffic dropped 5% last week, sending the once industry-great to a position below 888 […]

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October 14th, 2013 by Renee K

Six years after he claims to have merely given legal advice, Florida lawyer, Kelly Mathis was convicted on over 100 counts in connection with the Allied Veterans internet cafe gambling bust by a state court. 57 defendants face trial in the case which exposed the Allied Veterans charity as a front for a multi million dollar […]

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October 14th, 2013 by Tom L

The findings of a recent study done by the Spectrum Gaming Group and commissioned by the Florida government, found that the expansion of the state’s gambling industry would have little impact on social or economic spheres. The government ordered the $400,000 study in a bid to weigh the pros and cons of introducing expanded gambling […]

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October 13th, 2013 by Maria T

The Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, owned by MGM and Boyd Gaming, has become the first casino to be granted an online gambling license in the state’s new regime.  As such, the Borgata will be the first casino to go live with its egaming and poker products on November 26th. MGM signed a […]

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October 13th, 2013 by Renee K

Years after Black Friday, when the Department of Justice froze the domain names of several US online poker sites, including Full Tilt Poker, affiliates of the site have been informed that they, too, may be seeing money owed to them returned. The group appointed by the Department of Justice to deal with the reimbursement of […]

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October 8th, 2013 by Renee K

The organizers of the  iGaming Legislative Symposium at the Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel in Sacramento, set to take place in California early next year, expect that the subject of online poker legislation in the state will be a hot topic among speakers.  The inaugural symposium is set to attract gaming regulators, internet gaming specialist, tribal gaming […]

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October 8th, 2013 by Maria T

Poker Stars, the giant online poker site, is far from giving up its dreams to enter the US gambling market through the right doors.  The group has already partnered with the Atlantic City based Resorts Casino Hotel to provide the establishment with online poker and gambling software for when the industry goes live next month. […]

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October 6th, 2013 by Maria T

The New Jersey Gaming Enforcement Division announced on Friday that it would be going live with online gambling in a five day trial period from November 21st.  The soft-play period will be accessible to invited guests only and will allow the authorities to test drive the much awaited for online gambling framework which is set […]

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