Poker

Poker Player Arnaud Mimran Goes on Trial for €300 million Fraud
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Poker Player Arnaud Mimran Goes on Trial for €300 million Fraud

May 7th, 2016 | by Kaycee James
French poker player Arnaud Mirman stood in the dock of a Parisian court this week accused of orchestrating a scheme that defrauded the French government out of a “minimum” €284 million ($323 million) in taxes. He is also...
Will Liquidity Sharing Approval Lift Online Poker in France?
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Will Liquidity Sharing Approval Lift Online Poker in France?

May 6th, 2016 | by Brian Corlisse
Online poker in France looks set to receive a shot in the arm thanks to a new liquidity sharing bill, but it could be too little too late for the struggling economy. The French online poker scene is one that’s often in the...
Former Amaya CEO David Baazov Denies Guilt Regarding Insider Trading Allegations
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Former Amaya CEO David Baazov Denies Guilt Regarding Insider Trading Allegations

May 5th, 2016 | by Jason Reynolds
Amaya founder David Baazov has pleaded not guilty to charges levied against him by the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), Quebec’s financial and securities regulator. Baazov is accused of five charges by AMF officials...
Michigan Online Gambling Hearing Today at State Capitol Bears a Solid “Maybe”
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Michigan Online Gambling Hearing Today at State Capitol Bears a Solid “Maybe”

May 4th, 2016 | by Jason Reynolds
A Michigan online gambling bill was heard by the State Senate’s Regulatory Reform Committee today at the State Capitol Building in Lansing. Authored by State Senator Mike Kowall (R-District 15), Senate Bill 889 would allow...
Fabian Quoss Wins EPT Grand Final’s Second Super High Roller
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Fabian Quoss Wins EPT Grand Final’s Second Super High Roller

May 3rd, 2016 | by Kaycee James
The European Poker Tour (EPT) Grand Final’s €50,000 ($57,600) Super High Roller came down to an all-German finale on Monday thanks to Fabian Quoss and Ole Schemion. The two high stakes pros are no strangers to tournaments...
Poker Central is Giving Away $1 Million to a Lucky Winner
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Poker Central is Giving Away $1 Million to a Lucky Winner

May 2nd, 2016 | by Jason Reynolds
Poker Central, the world’s first 24/7 poker network, is offering an exciting promotion for anyone interested in winning some money. A lot of money, actually. The second edition of the Super High Roller Bowl, which takes place...
Larry Flynt has his Eyes Set on Troubled California Card Club?
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Larry Flynt has his Eyes Set on Troubled California Card Club?

May 1st, 2016 | by Kaycee James
Larry Flynt has made his mark on the gambling and pornography industries during his 73-year life. But, according to sources, he has another big project in store. This time, the adult industry mogul allegedly has plans to overtake...
PokerStars New Jersey Is Tops In The State, But Not By As Much As You Might Think
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PokerStars New Jersey Is Tops In The State, But Not By As Much As You Might Think

April 30th, 2016 | by Brian Corlisse
PokerStars New Jersey launched a month ago but rose to the top of the Garden State traffic charts in virtually no time. The rise wasn’t much of a surprise to anyone. After all, PokerStars is the biggest brand name in online...
Hawkins Makes History with Second World Series of Poker Circuit Win
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Hawkins Makes History with Second World Series of Poker Circuit Win

April 29th, 2016 | by Kaycee James
The World Series of Poker Circuit has just crowned its first ever back-to-back champion in the form of Maurice Hawkins. The professional poker player from West Palm Beach, Florida, made history on the WSOP’s regional tour...
California Online Poker Bill Passes Committee Vote, But It’s Only a Small Victory
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California Online Poker Bill Passes Committee Vote, But It’s Only a Small Victory

April 28th, 2016 | by Brian Corlisse
A California online poker bill, AB 2863, passed the state Assembly Governmental Organization Committee with a unanimous 18-0 vote. That’s the good news. The bad news is Assemblyman Adam Gray still has a lot of work to do if he...