Nevada issues first licenses for online poker within state | This Week in Gambling - Poker News | Scoop.it
Nevada entered the Internet gambling era Thursday when the Nevada Gaming Commission unanimously approved licenses for two leading gaming equipment manufacturers to provide online systems to play poker on the Internet within the state.


The U.S. Justice Department has determined Internet gambling across state lines is illegal, but several states have interpreted the decisions to allow online play within the borders of a state where gambling is legal.


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