Indian Supreme Court Case Could Lead to Poker Legalization
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Indian Supreme Court Case Could Lead to Poker Legalization

August 16th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The Indian Supreme Court is currently hearing a case that deals with the legality of playing rummy for money. But poker players in the country are also paying close attention to the proceedings, as the ruling could potentially...
Pennsylvania Online Poker Stalled Due to Budget Impasse 
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Pennsylvania Online Poker Stalled Due to Budget Impasse 

August 10th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Pennsylvania online poker has taken a backseat in Harrisburg as more pressing issues have been forced upon lawmakers, specifically reaching a budget deal, as the Republican-controlled General Assembly and recently-elected...
Russia Moves a Step Closer to Online Poker Regulation
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Russia Moves a Step Closer to Online Poker Regulation

August 9th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The online poker landscape in Russia could soon be set for a change following a meeting between Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov and his government peers. Following hints from Prime Minister Vladimir Putin that he’s...
Unibet Poker Revenues Surge as Proprietary Platform Attracts New Players
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Unibet Poker Revenues Surge as Proprietary Platform Attracts New Players

August 7th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Unibet released its second-quarter earnings this week and one highlight of the report was the rebounding of its poker product after moving from the MPN network in favor of its own proprietary platform. Revenues from poker soared...
Jason Brin Wins Inaugural WPT Choctaw Main Event
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Jason Brin Wins Inaugural WPT Choctaw Main Event

August 6th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
At a final table with two previous World Poker Tour winners, it’s understandable that amateur poker player Jason Brin was overlooked by many observers when considering who might walk away with the first ever WPT Choctaw Main...
Daniel Negreanu Confident NHL Team is Coming to Las Vegas
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Daniel Negreanu Confident NHL Team is Coming to Las Vegas

August 5th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Daniel Negreanu is used to success at the poker table, having collected more than $30 million in lifetime tournament earnings. But he may soon have the chance to test his mettle in a whole new arena: owning a professional sports...
Partypoker Eliminates Withdrawal Fees After Players Speak Out
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Partypoker Eliminates Withdrawal Fees After Players Speak Out

August 3rd, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Partypoker players withdrawing funds from their bankrolls will no longer incur fees when using nearly all available options including the popular MasterCard, Visa, and PayPal methods. The change in terms comes after partypoker...
Bwin.Party Investor Says GVC Needs To Raise Bid
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Bwin.Party Investor Says GVC Needs To Raise Bid

August 1st, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Bwin.party has issued 825 million ordinary shares of stock, and Jason Ader, along with his investors through his hedge fund SpringOwl Asset Management, oversees more than five percent of them, making him the second-largest...
Online MIT Course Teaches Poker Theory for Free
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Online MIT Course Teaches Poker Theory for Free

July 25th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Have you ever wished you could pick up a poker major at your local university? That’s still an unlikely dream, but there is at least one course on poker that is now open to everyone in the world, as long as they’re willing to...
Caesars Entertainment Faces Bankruptcy Following Judge’s Decision
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Caesars Entertainment Faces Bankruptcy Following Judge’s Decision

July 23rd, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Caesars Entertainment spun off Caesars Entertainment Operation Co. (CEOC) in mid-January in order to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and since then the parent company to Caesars Palace, Planet Hollywood, Harrah’s, and a...