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Former Nevada Gaming Control Board Chairman Talks About How Online Poker Arrangements Between States Might Look

Former Nevada Gaming Control Board Chairman Talks About How Online Poker Arrangements Between States Might Look | This Week in Gambling - Poker News | Scoop.it
Former Nevada Gaming Control Board Chairman Mark Lipparelli knows online gaming as well as anyone. After being appointed to the Board in 2009, Lipparelli eventually was at the forefront of ...
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David Letterman's top 10 John McCain poker excuses (VIDEO) - Washington Post (blog)

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David Letterman's top 10 John McCain poker excuses (VIDEO)
Washington Post (blog)
After Sen.
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Mixing health and fitness with online poker - PokerStars.com (blog)

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Mixing health and fitness with online poker
PokerStars.com (blog)
Playing online poker can be a grind. It's often difficult for players to find time to eat healthy or exercise when sitting in front of a computer.
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PartyPoker to Rollout New Online Poker Product in Two Weeks - PokerUpdate

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PartyPoker to Rollout New Online Poker Product in Two Weeks
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Bwin.party has announced that the long-awaited relaunch of its new online poker offering is set to commence around mid-September.
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Why Churchill's interested in online poker - The Courier-Journal (blog)

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Why Churchill's interested in online poker
The Courier-Journal (blog)
Loyal print readers might want to check out a longer online version of today's story about Churchill Downs Inc.
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Why a Coalition online poker ban may be unduly harsh - ABC Local

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Why a Coalition online poker ban may be unduly harsh
ABC Local
Poker site pokerasiapacific.com is reporting that the Coalition plans to ban online poker in Australia. Technically online gambling is illegal already but this is not enforced.
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Gov. Chris Christie Thinks 'New Jersey Is Going To Be Victorious Ultimately' In Sports Betting Case

Gov. Chris Christie Thinks 'New Jersey Is Going To Be Victorious Ultimately' In Sports Betting Case | This Week in Gambling - Poker News | Scoop.it
In late June, the state of New Jersey made its final push toward offering full-fledged sports betting within its borders. In 2011, state voters approved a referendum allowing the activity, ...
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Ultimate Poker Releases Software Update [News]

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Over the weekend, Ultimate Poker released a highly anticipated software update for the site.
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YMCA to host poker tournament to raise funding for programs - Tyler Morning Telegraph

YMCA to host poker tournament to raise funding for programs
Tyler Morning Telegraph
The Tyler YMCA will host an inaugural poker tournament this weekend to raise funds for its programs.
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North Carolina Considering New Tribal Casino

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Some in North Carolina are considering letting a tribe within the borders of South Carolina make plans to open up a brand new casino in their state. The potential agreement ...
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The World Poker Tour® Returns to Los Angeles for the Legends of Poker - The Herald | HeraldOnline.com

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The World Poker Tour® Returns to Los Angeles for the Legends of Poker
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BELL GARDENS, Calif., Aug.
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Poker Business: SHFL Inks Deal With Swedish Firm

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SHFL entertainment, Inc. (formerly Shuffle Master), which was acquired by Bally Technologies this summer, announced Thursday that it has reached an agreement with Sweden-based NYX Interactive AB to have SHFL’s ...
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Adelson Lashes out at MGM, Caesars - Crankster CEO of LV Sands disparages Big Casino colleagues for lower room rates

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Having navigated MGM Resorts International through almost four years of turbulent economic waters, Jim Murren has grown used to hearing negative comments from haters and detractors.
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High-Stakes Poker Players Allegedly Targeted in Laptop Scam in Barcelona - PokerNews.com

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Pokerfuse High-Stakes Poker Players Allegedly Targeted in Laptop Scam in Barcelona PokerNews.com Poker players staying at the Arts Hotel in Barcelona are urged to reformat the hard drive of their laptops after it was confirmed that at least two...
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Stewart and Oliver Team Up to Take Down McCain: Are We 'Interrupting Your ... - Mediaite

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In his second show back from a long summer off, Jon Stewart took on the “Groundhog Deja Clusterf@#k” that is the debate over military action in Syria.
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Norway tops in poker despite illegality at home - Views and News from Norway

Norway tops in poker despite illegality at home
Views and News from Norway
No other nation can boast as big a pot of poker winnings as Norway on the European Poker Tour (EPT).
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Crazy Gambling Stories From The Month Of August

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The gambling world can sometimes produce really off-the-wall stories. Every month there are plenty of cases of individuals going to extreme lengths to pay back debts, or of simply bizarre ...
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Instructions on How to Apply to Reclaim Your Full Tilt Poker Balance - PPA guiding you step-by-step through DOJ remission process

Instructions on How to Apply to Reclaim Your Full Tilt Poker Balance - PPA guiding you step-by-step through DOJ remission process | This Week in Gambling - Poker News | Scoop.it
It has certainly been another eventful time in the fight for poker rights. I encourage you to view a terrific video by PPA Executive Director John Pappas. In it, he shares insights from Capitol Hill and the progress being made.
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Las Vegas Sands Settles With U.S. Government For $47 Million To End Money-Laundering Investigation

Las Vegas Sands Settles With U.S. Government For $47 Million To End Money-Laundering Investigation | This Week in Gambling - Poker News | Scoop.it
Las Vegas Sands Corp., one of the largest casino developers in the world, has agreed to pay the United States government a sum of more than $47 million to end ...
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888poker Signs Poker Legend JC Tran to Team 888poker - The Herald | HeraldOnline.com

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888poker Signs Poker Legend JC Tran to Team 888poker
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888poker.com, global online poker entertainment brand, announces the signing of poker professional, JC Tran, to their Team 888poker.
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Full Tilt Poker Victims To Receive Emails On How To Get Their Money Back Starting In September

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The Garden City Group, the claims administrator for the Full Tilt Poker money, released an update Friday on its website, FullTiltPokerClaims.com. The firm stated: Starting on September 16, 2013, GCG ...
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California Online Poker Bill Amended

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It still faces an incredibly low chance of passing, but one of the online gaming bills floating in California’s legislature was amended on Monday. It is now classified as an ...
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2 men plead guilty to running illegal NYC poker games with pots reaching more ... - Fox News

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2 men plead guilty to running illegal NYC poker games with pots reaching more ...
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NEW YORK – Two men have pleaded guilty to operating high-stakes illegal New York City poker games with pots regularly reaching tens of thousands of dollars.
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Feds Give Texas Police Department $5 Million For Helping Bust $5.4 Billion Sports Betting Ring In 2011

Feds Give Texas Police Department $5 Million For Helping Bust $5.4 Billion Sports Betting Ring In 2011 | This Week in Gambling - Poker News | Scoop.it
Last week, the Plano Police Department in Texas was presented with a $4,753,841.40 check from the federal government for their joint efforts in dismantling an Internet gambling operation in 2011. ...
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Daily Fantasy Sports: Game of Skill or Unregulated Legal Loophole?

Daily Fantasy Sports: Game of Skill or Unregulated Legal Loophole? | This Week in Gambling - Poker News | Scoop.it
Sports fans are wagering thousands of dollars on the performance of professional athletes each day online, and it is all perfectly legal.
Known as daily fantasy sports, the games are part of an exemption to federal law banning online gambling.
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