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Au Revoir Partouche Poker as Patrick Bleats “I´m No Cheat”

Au Revoir Partouche Poker as Patrick Bleats “I´m No Cheat”

The Partouche Poker Tour 2012 will be the last ever after Partouche´s CEO announces he has had enough of the criticism.

Online Gambling Not Mentioned In Democratic Party Platform

Online Gambling Not Mentioned In Democratic Party Platform

One week following the Republican Party’s platform that called for online gambling prohibition, the Democratic Party’s platform was silent on the issue.

Partouche Poker Pinches Prize Pool Guarantee

Partouche Poker Pinches Prize Pool Guarantee

There was uproar yesterday at the Palm Beach Casino in Cannes after Partouche withdrew the guarantee from their Main Event – two days after the event started!

Full Tilt Purchase Too Complicated For Bwin.party

Full Tilt Purchase Too Complicated For Bwin.party

PokerStars and the Tapie group were not the only entities who considered purchasing Full Tilt, as Bwin.party has revealed that they passed on the deal.

Carbon Poker Celebrates Poker Maximus II with $1,000 Reload Bonus

Carbon Poker Celebrates Poker Maximus II with $1,000 Reload Bonus

The Poker Maximus II series starts on Thursday and Carbon Poker are offering clients a $1,000 reload bonus among a number of September promotions.

Daniel Negreanu Blasts TwoPlusTwo

Daniel Negreanu Blasts TwoPlusTwo

The popular online poker forum TwoPlusTwo is again coming under fire by Daniel Negreanu for its policy regarding what can or cannot be posted on its site.

Full Tilt Defendants Request Sit-Down With Judge Over Poker As Skill Ruling

Full Tilt Defendants Request Sit-Down With Judge Over Poker As Skill Ruling

Citing a judge’s ruling calling poker a game of skill, the Full Tilt defendants are requesting a sit-down with Judge Sand to determine the ruling’s effect.

Republicans Seeking Prohibition Of Internet Gambling

Republicans Seeking Prohibition Of Internet Gambling

The U.S. Republican party released its political platform for the upcoming November election and included a section devoted to prohibiting online gambling.

Tribal Dissent Continues To Hinder California’s Online Poker Proposal

Tribal Dissent Continues To Hinder California’s Online Poker Proposal

California’s online poker bill is likely finished for 2012, as tribes and other gaming interests continue to lack common ground on the issue.

Everest Poker to Join iPoker Network

Everest Poker to Join iPoker Network

Following a long period of declining traffic, Betclic-Everest is to abandon its own poker software and become a skin on the iPoker Network.

Nevada Still Prefers Federal Online Poker Format

Nevada Still Prefers Federal Online Poker Format

Although busily preparing to launch intrastate online poker in the coming months, Nevada gaming officials would rather see legislation on a federal level.

Merge Gaming To Muck Bad Beat Jackpot

Merge Gaming To Muck Bad Beat Jackpot

The Merge Gaming Network has announced that it will no longer offer Bad Beat Jackpot (BBJ) tables once the current jackpot is hit.