Online Poker News

PokerStars-Branded Room Coming to Casino Gran Madrid

PokerStars-Branded Room Coming to Casino Gran Madrid

PokerStars and Casino Gran Madrid sign agreement that will offer the casino’s players access to PokerStar tables.

New Jersey Senate Passes Online Gaming Bill

New Jersey Senate Passes Online Gaming Bill

The New Jersey Senate yesterday passed Bill A2578 and online poker will once again be legal in the Garden State – subject to the signature of Gov. Chris Christie.

Sen. Wright Reintroduces Online Poker Bill in California

Sen. Wright Reintroduces Online Poker Bill in California

With online poker dead at the federal level due to the failure of the Reid-Kyl bill, Sen. Rod Wright reintroduced a poker-only bill in California.

Ongame Network Signs Deal with RedBet Gaming

Ongame Network Signs Deal with RedBet Gaming

Ongame Network Limited and RedBet Gaming Limited have signed a two year licensing deal for online poker operations.

Germany’s Schleswig-Holstein Issues First Online Poker Licenses

Germany’s Schleswig-Holstein Issues First Online Poker Licenses

Germany’s Schleswig-Holstein has honored its commitment to process existing online casino and poker applications resulting in twelve new licenses being issued.

Howard Lederer Gets Off Light in SDNY Settlement

Howard Lederer Gets Off Light in SDNY Settlement

Millions of former Full Tilt Poker players in the US were left fuming last night after details of Howard Lederer´s settlement with the SDNY were released.

Party Poker 2nd in Player Traffic After Bwin Migration

Party Poker 2nd in Player Traffic After Bwin Migration

Party Poker has jumped into second place in online poker traffic worldwide following Bwin’s migration from the Ongame Network.

Winning Poker Network to Host Online Super Series in January

Winning Poker Network to Host Online Super Series in January

The US-facing online poker network – Winning Poker – has announced a comprehensive Online Super Series to be played among skins on the network from January 13th.

New Jersey State Assembly Says Yes to Online Gambling

New Jersey State Assembly Says Yes to Online Gambling

The New Jersey State Assembly approved online gambling legislation 48-24, sending the bill to the Senate for a vote on Thursday.

No Chance for Reid Online Poker Bill in 2012

No Chance for Reid Online Poker Bill in 2012

It seems that time has run out for the Internet Gambling Prohibition, Poker Consumer Protection and Strengthening of UIGEA Act, proposed by US Senator Harry Reid.

Phil Ivey Plays at Full Tilt, Adds More Pros to IveyPoker.com

Phil Ivey Plays at Full Tilt, Adds More Pros to IveyPoker.com

Phil Ivey has returned to Full Tilt Poker with a new screen name, playing under the moniker of “Polarizing” and enjoying recent winning sessions.

Passing of Online Poker Bill Looking Uncertain

Passing of Online Poker Bill Looking Uncertain

According to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid it is looking unlikely that the online poker bill will be passed in the time remaining in Congress this year.