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Online poker revenue in the state of New Jersey hit a low point for 2019 last month as all operators combined generated $1.67 million.
Market Monitor: New Jersey April 2019

Online poker revenue in the state of New Jersey hit a low point for 2019 last month as all operators combined generated…


GVC Holdings, one of the largest online gaming operators in the world and owner of the resurgent partypoker brand, is set to receive a license that would allow…
GVC License Approval Could See Partypoker Offering Online Poker in Nevada

The Nevada Gaming Commission is expected to issue GVC a license to offer online poker on May 23.


As the calendar moves towards June 14, the imminent threat to online poker in the US is prompting those with a vested interest to take action while others…
Online Poker and the Wire Act: New Jersey Demands Answers, Industry Stakeholders Weigh Options

New Jersey sues the DOJ to determine if the OLC opinion was improperly influenced by Sheldon Adelson while igaming advocates search for a way around the reinterpretation of the Wire Act.


The law suit contends that the DOJ has failed to produce records related to the origin of its recently revised opinion that the Wire Act applies to internet gambling beyond sports betting.
New Jersey Sues DOJ Over Potential Adelson Link to Wire Act Reinterpretation

While igaming stakeholders pursue relief in the courts, WSOP announces New Jersey players are eligible to play online bracelet events prior to the June 14 enforcement deadline.


With the start of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) less than one month away, there is some good news for poker players residing in New Jersey.
WSOP Online Bracelet Events Now Available to New Jersey Players

WSOP has confirmed that New Jersey players will be able to play the WSOP online bracelet events that are scheduled to take place before the DOJ enforcement deadline of June 14.


An argument raised by Ifrah Law in its representation of iDEA suggests an interpretation of the Wire Act that allows for state-authorized internet gaming even if data crosses state lines.
New Interpretation of the Wire Act Could Allow Interstate Online Poker

With a looming enforcement deadline of June 14, the DOJ’s view of the Wire Act could once again be revised.


The PGCB identified the week of July 15 as the “projected go-live implementation time frame for I-Gaming.”
Pennsylvania Online Gaming to Launch in July

The coordinated market opening will commence with a 2-3 day soft launch period from July 15.


The online gaming market in the state of Pennsylvania is scheduled to go live during the week of July 15, according to an April 16 letter from the Pennsylvania…
Pennsylvania Targets Mid-July for Launch of Online Poker and Casino Games

Online sports betting could be live in the coming weeks.


West Virginia became the latest state to legalize online poker and casino games late last week.
Online Poker is Now Legal in West Virginia

West Virginia becomes the fifth state to legalize online poker.


Online poker in the state of New Jersey achieved a rare milestone last month: it achieved year-over-year growth. Combined, licensed operators reported revenues…
New Jersey Online Poker Fares Well in February

For the first time in eight months, market revenue figures in New Jersey have exhibited annual growth.


Lawmakers in the state of Michigan are mounting another push forward to legalize and regulate online poker and other forms of online gaming in the state.
Momentum Builds (Again) for Online Poker in Michigan

West Virginia is also on the cusp of regulating online poker.


With the licensing process nearly complete, the PGCB is now working to complete testing and certification of “compulsive and problem gambling” controls.
Pennsylvania Online Gaming Delay Attributed to Wire Act

The fourth regulated online gaming market in the US is now expected to launch in late June or early July.


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