Pennsylvania Pushes Second Poker Bill

Follow A second effort to legalize online poker in Pennsylvania was formally submitted to the House this week; however, in contrast to John Payne’s HB 649, Nick Miccarelli’s bill is strictly poker. A reworking of an earlier bill (HB 2297), HB 695 seeks to legalize online poker but under a different framework to the one [...]





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Canadian Authorities Investigating Amaya Gaming

Follow Earlier this week, Canadian authorities executed search warrants at Amaya Gaming headquarters in Quebec.  The search was jointly conducted by the Canadian Federal Police and Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), the Canadian financial regulator reported Forbes. The reason for the search was initially unknown. AMF spokesman Sylvain [...]




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Will Yahoo! Offer Real Money Online Gambling?

Follow According to a recent article from Forbes, Yahoo! has launched a Texas Holdem portal on its website. The article is written by Marc Edelman, an associate law professor of City University of New York’s Baruch College. Edelman claims that the company could offer real money online gambling in the future. The portal allows players with [...]