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State Attorney General of New Jersey, Gurbir S. Grewal, is seeking information related to lobbying efforts that may have influenced the reversal in opinion on…
Lobbying, Corruption and Sheldon Adelson Suspected in DOJ Wire Act Flipflop

State governments and media outlets question the motives behind the recent federal government reversal on online gaming.


State Attorneys General of New Jersey and Pennsylvania raised “strong objections” to the DOJ’s recent reinterpretation of the Wire Act.
States Push Back on New Wire Act Opinion

New Jersey is also seeking information on lobbying efforts by Sheldon Adelson-funded organizations.


Don’t Tap The Fish Tank! Plus WSOP 2019 Rule Changes – DAT Poker Podcast Episode #18
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The latest poker podcasts from the pokerfuse podcast directory.


Lawmakers in states facing significant budget deficits may want to take notice of the success of the online gaming market is New Jersey where revenues from…
Despite Success in New Jersey, Efforts are Still Underway to Ban Online Gambling in the US

Internet gambling generated nearly $250 million in revenue and more than $40 million in tax in New Jersey during 2017.


Switzerland's Parliament has voted in favor of internet blocking of offshore online gambling companies.
Regulation Insight

News from Spain, Switzerland, Germany, France and Norway, plus all the latest in the United States and beyond.


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.


More new games at partypoker. 888 trials new client version.
Poker Insight

New online poker games, updated software, changes to the way fans will watch poker, the first-ever European shared liquidity agreement and more.


After some sixteen months out of the market, PokerStars received a license to operate online poker and casino games in Portugal.
Regulation Insight

Portugal, France, Sweden, the UK, the US and more.


New letter closely follows the modus operandi of the Sheldon Adelson-banked initiative to “restore” America’s Wire Act.
The Zeitgeist

Renewed push for a US ban on online gambling, the GPL looks towards a new season, and live poker players hit Prague.


Just how a Trump administration will affect the gaming industry in the US is on the minds of many right now.
The Zeitgeist

FanDuel and DraftKings tie the knot, the GPL readies for playoffs, and post-election analysis continues.


High stakes poker player Sorel Mizzi recently confirmed that he has been banned from PokerStars again. “I can’t play on [PokerStars] for a couple years,” Mizzi…
Sorel Mizzi Confirms Latest PokerStars Ban for Playing in the United States over VPN

Mizzi admits to playing on PokerStars from within the US using another player’s account.


888 in merger talks with Rank and the pair is considering making an offer on William Hill. Amaya moves jobs from London to the Isle of Man.
Industry Insight

888, Rank, William Hill, Amaya, Betsson, Ladbrokes, Coral, Svenska Spel and more in this week’s summary of igaming industry news.


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