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DoJ Help Wanted Ad Seeks Full Tilt Claims Administrator

DoJ Help Wanted Ad Seeks Full Tilt Claims Administrator

The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) website is actively recruiting an administrator to process claims made by Full Tilt players from the U.S.

PPA Working Overtime For Full Tilt Players

PPA Working Overtime For Full Tilt Players

The Poker Players Alliance (PPA) has been very busy trying to ensure that U.S. Full Tilt players will be fully repaid and also pushing for federal legislation.

Full Tilt Deal Consummated As DoJ Receives $225 Million From PokerStars

Full Tilt Deal Consummated As DoJ Receives $225 Million From PokerStars

The agreement to acquire the assets of Full Tilt is honored as PokerStars makes a first payment of $225 million to the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ).

Party Poker Launch Fast Forward Fast-Fold Poker

Party Poker Launch Fast Forward Fast-Fold Poker

Party Poker have released the beta version of their fast-fold poker game. Called “Fast Forward”, Party Poker hopes it can improve their ailing fortunes.

London Poker Festival Schedule Announced

London Poker Festival Schedule Announced

The EPT may have moved to March and the WSOPE to Cannes, but organisers of the London Poker Tour can still put on a show to rival the Olympics (well, nearly!)

AP/UB Player Funds Uncertain After KGC Issues Statement

AP/UB Player Funds Uncertain After KGC Issues Statement

The Kahnawake Gaming Commission (KGC) issued a statement regarding the DoJ settlement with Absolute Poker, but the fate of player funds is still unclear.

Your Vote Counts at the British Poker Awards

Your Vote Counts at the British Poker Awards

The British Poker Awards are upon us again, and this year the poker playing public are being asked to cast their votes in eight different categories.

Online Gambling In Maryland Gets Mucked

Online Gambling In Maryland Gets Mucked

A proposal to expand gambling in Maryland to keep up with expansion in neighboring states such as Delaware will not include online gambling.

Full Tilt Prepares For Early November Re-launch

Full Tilt Prepares For Early November Re-launch

With Full Tilt scheduled to be up and running in 90 days, PokerStars has released some information regarding the re-launch, transferring funds, and cashing out.

Bodog Poker Pulling out of 20 Countries

Bodog Poker Pulling out of 20 Countries

Bodog Poker clients throughout Europe have received emails this weekend advising them that their service is being terminated and to empty their accounts.

Maryland Special Legislative Session To Include Online Gambling

Maryland Special Legislative Session To Include Online Gambling

Maryland lawmakers will meet Aug. 9 to consider online gambling regulations in addition to an expansion of brick and mortar gambling.

PokerStars Eyes U.S. Online Poker Market

PokerStars Eyes U.S. Online Poker Market

With an agreement in hand that admits no wrongdoing and allows for re-entry into the U.S. online poker market, PokerStars will undoubtedly apply for a license.