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Citigroup Forecasts Further Slump in Bwin.Party Value

Citigroup Forecasts Further Slump in Bwin.Party Value

After a year which has seen the value of Bwin.party shares almost halve in value, economic forecasters predict a further slump in the company´s fortunes.

Celebs Become Titans on New iPoker Network

Celebs Become Titans on New iPoker Network

Celeb Poker is one of two former iPoker skins which have announced that they are merging with Titan Poker ahead of the division of the iPoker Network.

Federal Judge Rules Poker Requires Skill Over Chance

Federal Judge Rules Poker Requires Skill Over Chance

In a landmark ruling, a judge has found that poker is predominantly a game of skill and is not illegal gambling as spelled out in federal statutes.

PokerStars Honcho Boasts Of Site’s Integrity

PokerStars Honcho Boasts Of Site’s Integrity

A PokerStars exec said the online poker site is highly credible and anticipates entering the U.S. market in a state-by-state or federal format in the future.

New Categories Announced for British Poker Awards

New Categories Announced for British Poker Awards

With under a month to go until the British Poker Awards, organisers have introduced seven new categories – three of which can be voted on by the public.

Online Poker In Nevada At South Point Possible In October

Online Poker In Nevada At South Point Possible In October

With South Point Poker set to receive formal approval from Nevada gaming officials Thursday, real-money online poker in the U.S. is only two months away.

DoJ Remission Process For Full Tilt A Possible Money Grab

DoJ Remission Process For Full Tilt A Possible Money Grab

Many players question why the DoJ would accept responsibility for reimbursing Full Tilt’s U.S. players and the answer may be simple–money.

Online Poker Bill In California Facing Demise

Online Poker Bill In California Facing Demise

With a half-month left in California’s legislative session, the proposed online poker bill may land in the muck due to lack of agreement among gaming interests.

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.