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A new casino is getting into the New Jersey online gambling market. But it’s not a casino from the Garden State.


Appearing on a post-Super Bowl episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, President Barack Obama admitted that he sometimes places wagers on sporting events.
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A bit of forward planning never hurt anyone. In an effort to promote altruism in 2016, we are happy to let you know about the 11th annual No-Limit Texas Hold…
All For A Good Cause: Charity Poker Tournament Scheduled for February in Chicago

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Illinois Senate President John Cullerton has been active in supporting a bill to allow state regulated online poker, but in a press interview he has said that it won’t happen until after there is an agreement on new land based casinos.
Illinois Not Considering Online Gaming Until After It Can Agree On New Casinos

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PokerStars' parent company Rational Group won a dismissal last Friday against a class action lawsuit aiming to reclaim money lost by Illinois players stemming from illegal gambling.
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Stripped out online gambling bill circulated recently did not make the cut.
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A 67-page draft proposal similar to the language that was stripped from Illinois' gambling expansion bill was released.
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IL Governor calls internet gambling "problematic"
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