Poker

“Bad Actor” California Poker Bills Unconstitutional, Says Prof
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“Bad Actor” California Poker Bills Unconstitutional, Says Prof

June 21st, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
Laurence H. Tribe, a renowned Professor of Constitutional Law at Harvard, and Barack Obama’s mentor when he was a Law undergraduate there, has branded “bad actor” clauses in two California poker bills flaky and...
Tobey Maguire’s Poker Face Revealed By Molly Bloom
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Tobey Maguire’s Poker Face Revealed By Molly Bloom

June 20th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
Tobey Maguire, one of Hollywood’s top acting talents, was publicly lambasted recently by self-proclaimed “Poker Princess”, Molly Bloom, after their high stakes poker relationship went sour. Following her...
PokerStars Fields Players, Regulators After Amaya Purchase
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PokerStars Fields Players, Regulators After Amaya Purchase

June 19th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
When the Rational Group was purchased by Amaya Gaming for $4.9 billion, there was no doubt that it would rock the online gambling landscape in any number of ways. But with only a quick reference to uninterrupted service for...
Pennsylvania Senate Introduces Online Poker Bill
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Pennsylvania Senate Introduces Online Poker Bill

June 19th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Pennsylvania has long been rumored to be one of the next states that could take up some form of online gambling. For a while now, the word has been that they were studying what was happening in New Jersey and other states before...
New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Continue Downward Trend
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New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Continue Downward Trend

June 18th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Online poker revenues in New Jersey have fallen for the second consecutive month, according to figures released this week by the state’s Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) in its May report. Numbers in May dipped by...
Regulation Clock is Ticking for Portuguese Online Gaming
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Regulation Clock is Ticking for Portuguese Online Gaming

June 17th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
The fate of online poker in Portugal should be decided in the coming weeks, unless the game’s opposition throw up any significant political hurdles. Following mounting pressure from the forces responsible for the...
WSOP Wrap Up: Bilokur and Anderson Bring Home Gold
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WSOP Wrap Up: Bilokur and Anderson Bring Home Gold

June 17th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
While the $10,000 buy-in Main Event is seen as the crown jewel of the World Series of Poker, No-Limit Hold’em isn’t the only game that has a first-class world championship event on the WSOP schedule. While the fields...
PokerStars Snapped Up By Amaya for $4.9 Billion
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PokerStars Snapped Up By Amaya for $4.9 Billion

June 12th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
Just two years ago, PokerStars struck a deal with the United States government in order to take control of Full Tilt Poker, in what was the most significant online poker acquisition in the industry’s history. This week,...
Online Poker Informant Daniel Tzvetkoff May Escape Jail
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Online Poker Informant Daniel Tzvetkoff May Escape Jail

June 3rd, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Despite once facing the threat of 76 years in jail for fraud, money-laundering and the illegal possession of over $1 billion, Daniel Tzvetkoff, the Australian former businessman and playboy whose testimony brought down three of...
Millionaire Banker Sues Upscale London Casino for Losses
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Millionaire Banker Sues Upscale London Casino for Losses

June 2nd, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
A millionaire banker is suing swanky London casino Les Ambassadeurs over claims that the high-stakes games he played there were corrupt. Iraj Parvizi, 48, believes he was the subject of an elaborate sting at the casino in the...