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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.


French regulator ARJEL released its 4th quarter report for 2016 and with it a review of 2016 as a whole.
Regulation Insight

Quarterly and full year reports from Europe’s regulated markets, insights from the Netherlands, plus movement in New York and Pennsylvania.


The final official step to make cross-border shared cash game liquidity possible in France has been taken.
Regulation Insight

France, Holland, Portugal, Italy, Singapore, UK and more.


Keith Woernle continues his series on Part Time Poker discussing how to grow poker's popularity and global appeal.
Reads of the Week

Thoughts on making poker more popular, what to do about poker bots, an introduction to pari-mutuel style fantasy sports and more.


Maryland proposes regulations for DFS. West Virginia is keeping on eye on its neighbor's igaming efforts.
US Insight

The week’s online gaming news from Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, West Virginia and more.


This week, Lee Davy spoke to PokerStars ambassador Daniel Negreanu for over an hour on various topics.
Reads of the Week

Interviews with Daniel Negreanu and Eric Danis, thoughts on ways to grow poker’s popularity, the mainstream media’s coverage of poker and more.


Pechanga Banda of Luiseno Indians proposes unworkable conditions for online poker regulation. No news from Pennsylvania as lawmakers fail to balance the budget.
US Insight

The latest igaming news from California, Pennsylvania, Nevada, New York and more.


Online poker legislation makes real progress in California and Pennsylvania. New York passes DFS legislation, but not online poker.
US Insight

Big US regulatory igaming news from California, New York, Nevada and Pennsylvania.


Scientific Games has secured PCI certification for lottery retail sales. Gamesys gets into the sportsbook business.
Industry Insight

888, Scientific Games, Gamesys, NYX, Microgaming, Amaya and more.


California senator opposes California online poker bill. Dover Downs reports quarterly loss, calls for legislative relief.
US Insight

Alabama, California, Connecticut, Delaware, New Jersey, Nevada and more.


California online poker bill clears hearing. CSIG is ramping up its lobbying again.
US Insight

California, Connecticut, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Washington and more.


New online gaming bill introduced in Michigan. New Jersey clarifies stance on black and grey market operations of its licensees.
US Insight

Delaware, Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and more.


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