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A Win For All: IGT Court Victory is Good News for Online Poker, Too
A Win For All: IGT Court Victory is Good News for Online Poker, Too

Judge in US District Court for the District of Rhode Island rules in favor of IGT, says federal Wire Act applies only to sports betting, not online poker or casino gaming.


This Week in Poker Podcasts
This Week in Poker Podcasts

The latest poker podcasts from the pokerfuse podcast directory.


With MI Greenlit, Will PA Be Next to Join US Online Poker Compact?
With MI Greenlit, Will PA Be Next to Join US Online Poker Compact?

Michigan signing on to share liquidity with New Jersey, Nevada, and Delaware could persuade Pennsylvania to follow suit and join the multi-state compact next.


The Wire Act Case That Could Decide US Online Poker Shared Liquidity
The Wire Act Case That Could Decide US Online Poker Shared Liquidity

With the 30-day extension on the IGT court case expiring this week, we could soon find out how Biden’s DOJ will deal with the Wire Act mess — and get clarity on US interstate online poker once and for all.


Attorneys General Urge DOJ to Clarify Position on Wire Act
Attorneys General Urge DOJ to Clarify Position on Wire Act

26 AGs demand agency disavow Trump-era reversal so states, industry can move forward.


Breaking: DOJ Declines Appeal of Wire Act Case; Several States Expected to Sign Interstate Online Poker Deals
Breaking: DOJ Declines Appeal of Wire Act Case; Several States Expected to Sign Interstate Online Poker Deals

The end to the Wire Act case is expected to change the face of legal regulated online poker in the US.


The Wire Act and Online Poker: Where We Are and Where We're Going
The Wire Act and Online Poker: Where We Are and Where We’re Going

Hopefully, the two-year saga will be over soon, permitting the PokerStars USA, partypoker US and WSOP/888 networks to expand into PA and MI.


No, The Wire Act Case is Not Over--But the Clock is Ticking
No, The Wire Act Case is Not Over—But the Clock is Ticking

This week saw another procedural step, while the opportunity to appeal at the Supreme Court still technically available.


The Rise and Fall of Full Tilt Poker: How FTP Shaped the Online Poker Industry
The Rise and Fall of Full Tilt Poker: How FTP Shaped the Online Poker Industry

While the web client still remains, the apps are gone and the brand all but sunset—pokerfuse takes a look back at the trend-setting yet deeply-troubled online poker room.


Federal Appellate Court Rejects Trump Administration’s Wire Act Reinterpretation
Federal Appellate Court Rejects Trump Administration’s Wire Act Reinterpretation

The latest favorable ruling in the Wire Act case sets the stage for the expansion of interstate online poker in the US.


888 and Caesars Extend Partnership, New Poker 8 Software to Power WSOP.com
888 and Caesars Extend Partnership, New Poker 8 Software to Power WSOP.com

Once again, 888poker highlights its priority to further expand into new US markets.


The Battleground States of Michigan and Pennsylvania Play a Key Role in the 2020 Presidential Election and the Future of US Online Poker
The Battleground States of Michigan and Pennsylvania Play a Key Role in the 2020 Presidential Election and the Future of US Online Poker

Online poker players in key states could help the game they love spread more widely across the US.


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