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A Win For All: IGT Court Victory is Good News for Online Poker, Too
A Win For All: IGT Court Victory is Good News for Online Poker, Too

Judge in US District Court for the District of Rhode Island rules in favor of IGT, says federal Wire Act applies only to sports betting, not online poker or casino gaming.


With MI Greenlit, Will PA Be Next to Join US Online Poker Compact?
With MI Greenlit, Will PA Be Next to Join US Online Poker Compact?

Michigan signing on to share liquidity with New Jersey, Nevada, and Delaware could persuade Pennsylvania to follow suit and join the multi-state compact next.


Michigan's Bid to Join Online Poker Compact "Still Under Review"
Michigan’s Bid to Join Online Poker Compact “Still Under Review”

No other states have submitted applications to join the interstate compact. If Michigan’s MSIGA application & suggested amendments are accepted, the door would open for BetMGM & PokerStars to challenge rival WSOP for top US online poker network.


Is BetMGM Preparing to Launch Online Poker in Nevada?
Is BetMGM Preparing to Launch Online Poker in Nevada?

If BetMGM NV indeed does go live, it would only be the second active online poker room in Nevada, ending WSOP’s nearly decade-long de facto monopoly.


The Wire Act Case That Could Decide US Online Poker Shared Liquidity
The Wire Act Case That Could Decide US Online Poker Shared Liquidity

With the 30-day extension on the IGT court case expiring this week, we could soon find out how Biden’s DOJ will deal with the Wire Act mess — and get clarity on US interstate online poker once and for all.


GGPoker In 2022: Where Is The New Industry Giant Heading?
GGPoker In 2022: Where Is The New Industry Giant Heading?

After taking on rival PokerStars and cementing its status as a top online poker operator in 2021, our brother site PRO predicts what could be next.


WSOP Online Bracelet Events in Pennsylvania: Everything You Need to Know
WSOP Online Bracelet Events in Pennsylvania: Everything You Need to Know

WSOP PA gives players a chance at WSOP Gold Bracelets in the newly opened Keystone State room.


PokerStars Online Poker in Connecticut? It’s Possible
PokerStars Online Poker in Connecticut? It’s Possible

iGaming exec says PokerStars is “obvious” choice for online poker in CT; sports betting & casino will have FanDuel & Mohegan Sun branding.


What would a USACOOP Series on PokerStars USA Network Look Like?
What would a USACOOP Series on PokerStars USA Network Look Like?

If PokerStars were able to connect its three states into a single network, its flagship USA 'COOP branded series would be one of the largest online tournament series in the US regulated market.


Exclusive: US Gaming Law Attorneys Bullish on Online Gaming’s Future Following Expiration of Wire Act Appeal
Exclusive: US Gaming Law Attorneys Bullish on Online Gaming’s Future Following Expiration of Wire Act Appeal

Some degree of uncertainty will persist without action from DOJ, Congress or both, but it should not stop the proliferation of interstate US online poker, most attorneys agree.


This Week in Poker Podcasts
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Breaking: DOJ Declines Appeal of Wire Act Case; Several States Expected to Sign Interstate Online Poker Deals
Breaking: DOJ Declines Appeal of Wire Act Case; Several States Expected to Sign Interstate Online Poker Deals

The end to the Wire Act case is expected to change the face of legal regulated online poker in the US.


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