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US Online Poker Legislation: Week in Review

A rundown of the week’s developments in the United States on the path to State and Federal online poker regulation.


For the first time, Senator Kyl verified the longstanding rumors that he is working on a deal to federally regulate internet poker.
Jon Kyl Finally Speaks, Says Deal on Federal Poker Bill “Quite Possible”

Longtime online poker foe hints at the possibility of a carve-out as part of a political compromise.


On Thursday, the New York Post reported that an online poker bill will be introduced in the Senate before the current congressional session ends. “A bill will…
New Online Poker Bill to be Introduced in the Senate

A Harry Reid and Jon Kyl co-sponsored online poker bill could be passed by the end of the current congressional session.


Lesniak fights for states' rights to offer intra-state online gambling.
New Jersey State Senator Calls Out Kyl and Reid

Lesniak fights for states’ rights to offer intra-state online gambling.


Reid and Kyl unite to seek assistance from the DOJ with prohibiting offshore and intrastate gaming.
Senators Call for Additional Enforcement of Illegal Online Poker

Reid and Kyl unite to seek assistance from the DOJ with prohibiting offshore and intrastate gaming.


No blackout period and no opt-in requirement makes for a player-friendly bill that could become law this year.
HR 2366: An Overview of Barton’s Bill

No blackout period and no opt-in requirement makes for a player-friendly bill that could become law this year.


About-turn of Jon Kyl's position on online gambling as a website update signals a more lenient approach.
Tides are Turning for US Poker Legislation

About-turn of Jon Kyl’s position on online gambling as a website update signals a more lenient approach.


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