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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 Payne envisions. [...]




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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 [...]