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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.


Pennsylvania is the most likely state to adopt online gaming legislation in 2017. California is still mired in controversy.
Prospects for US Online Poker in 2017: A State-by-State Overview

Hope that the current four-year drought in online poker legislation finally ends in 2017 is balanced by the fear that a nationwide online gaming ban is more realistic than ever.


The Czech Republic's stuttering start to regulated online gambling. A Daily Fantasy Sports roundup.
Regulation Insight

DFS gets regulated in Malta, grassroots efforts in Australia, and everything you need to know about the Czech Republic.


Sports-betting appeal filed in New Jersey. Companies gear up for biggest ever DFS season.
US Insight

Illinois, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Oregon, Pennsylvania and more.


The American Gaming Association has pledged its support to help Japan legalize casino gambling. Yahoo has announced that it will be throwing its hat into the Daily Fantasy Sports ring.
US Insight

Delaware, California, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, DFS news and more.


Nominees for the inaugural American Poker Awards have been released. US representative Jason Chaffetz is expected to reintroduce his version of the anti-online gambling bill titled the Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA) this week.
US Insight

Movements on the US gaming front including state bills, federal legislation and the expansion of Daily Fantasy Sports this week in US Insights.


The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) released a report on its achievements over the course of its first year of online gaming and its goals for the future.
US Insight

New Jersey reports on online gaming, DFS continues to make news, Pennsylvania court rules on skill and poker machines and Caesars’ situation heats up.


Online poker bills abandoned in California. PokerStars rumored to go live in New Jersey in October.
Regulation in Review: US

A review of the latest developments in gaming regulation in the US. This week: California, New Jersey and Iowa.


Today, the New Hampshire Gaming Regulatory Oversight Authority (GROA) should finalize its draft of a bill to regulate casinos in order to file recommendations by December 15.
New Hampshire Tries Another Casino Bill

After failing to pass in May, a revised bill is due to be resubmitted on December 15.


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