Online Poker News

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.

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.