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The federal government’s change in interpretation of the Wire Act could put existing online gambling operations at risk.
New DOJ Opinion: Wire Act Not Limited to Sports Betting

Online poker and daily fantasy sports could be in jeopardy.

The US Department of Justice released a new opinion on the Wire Act stating that the 1961 law restricts all forms of online gambling, not just sports betting.
New DOJ Opinion: Wire Act Not Limited to Sports Betting

Online poker and daily fantasy sports could be in jeopardy.

The Pala Band of Mission Indians has entered into a new compact with the state of California. Bankrupt and shuttered harness racing track, Balmoral Park, has been sold for $1.8 million.
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California, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, Nevada and more.

888 strikes deals with King's Casino and the Swedish Poker Federation. GVC faces class action suit.
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888, GVC, GPL, WPT, Unibet, Churchill Downs, NYX, NetEnt and more.

Alabama is considering legalizing lottery play. Michigan is now widely promoting its online lottery offerings.
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Alabama, Florida, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey and more.

New mobile poker app, Duel by PokerStars launches in beta. Full Tilt and partypoker announce February tournament series.
Poker Room Insight

The latest poker room news from PokerStars, Full Tilt, partypoker, ipoker, MPN, PKR and more.

According to a press release by the company on Wednesday, withdrawal fees for “any and all payment options" have been removed.
Partypoker Puts an End to Remaining Withdrawal Fees

Withdrawal via ewallets is now free as a part of the company’s “Poker for the People” initiative.

The US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit upheld a ruling in Illinois that Amaya was not liable to reimburse gamblers for their losses under the Illinois Loss Recovery Act.
US Insight

Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Nevada, New Jersey, New York and more.

In a post-close trading update, 32Red has announced that 2015 net gaming revenue is 51% up on 2014 at £48.6 million.
Industry Insight

32Red financial results, Hard Rock eyes online gaming, the next generation of recreational poker and more.

A court decision on Friday that would have shut down daily fantasy sports in New York was reversed by a state appellate court later that afternoon.
Daily Fantasy Sports Decision Immediately Overturned in New York

An appellate court decision means sites can continue to offer real money daily fantasy sports games in the state for now.

DFS sites are expected to file for a Temporary Restraining Order early in the week. High volume players are still chiming in on the recently announced changes to the PokerStars VIP system via social media, blog posts and the poker forums.
The Zeitgeist

The future of daily fantasy sports could depend on what happens this week.

Las Vegas Sands has ended it lobbying efforts in Florida. Payment processing for igaming in New Jersey got a boost last week when it was announced that and 888 New Jersey have both added the services of PayPal.
US Insight

Florida, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, RAWA and daily fantasy sports.

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Poker Players Go To Extreme Lengths To Sabotage Venetian $150K
In the wake of controversy over the Venetian's $150k "Total Prize Pool," poker players are banding together to keep participation in the event to a minimum. — read more »
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