Poker Rumours

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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October 6th, 2013 by Renee K

With the release of the movie “Runner Runner” in the US on October 3rd, which explores the world of offshore online poker, a process of politicization has already begun.  Groups such as the American Gaming Association have used the Justin Timberlake movie to push their message across that the United States government needs to introduce […]

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October 2nd, 2013 by Renee K

A new study has established that online gamblers in the United States spent $2.6 billion wagering over the internet – despite the fact that the federal government continues to drag its feet over the introduction of laws and regulations for the industry. The American Gaming Association, the trade group which  represents some of the biggest […]

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October 2nd, 2013 by Maria T

Chris Moorman, who has being ranked the top online poker player in the world on 18 different occasions, has broken another record.  The young Brit announced recently that he passed the $10 million milestone in online poker tournament winnings – far ahead of any of his other peers by at least $3 million. This accomplishment […]

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September 29th, 2013 by Tom L

Second in command of the US Strategic Command, Vice Admiral Timothy M. Giardina, has been suspended for his suspected involvement in illegal gambling, it was confirmed by military officials this weekend. Giardina, who has over three decades experience under his belt and is considered one of the most decorated soldiers in the US armed forces, […]

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September 29th, 2013 by Renee K

The State of New Jersey has said that it is still on track to launch  its much awaited online gambling market on or before November 26th, 2013. A statement issued by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement said that the state was committed to meeting the deadline which was put in place by state […]

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