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New Jersey Legalizes Online Gambling

New Jersey Legalizes Online Gambling

At long last, Gov. Chris Christie signed a bill into law on Tuesday, making New Jersey the third state to legalize forms of online gambling.

Online Gambling Proposed in Massachusetts

Online Gambling Proposed in Massachusetts

Two online gaming proposals have been introduced by Massachusetts lawmakers that would legalize Internet lottery sales and other casino games.

Berende so Unlucky as Bozinovic Binks WPT Baden

Berende so Unlucky as Bozinovic Binks WPT Baden

Vladimir Bozinovic won the WPT Main Event in Baden at the weekend, but the tournament will be remembered for the ill fortune suffered by Paul Berende.

New Online Poker Bill Introduced in California

New Online Poker Bill Introduced in California

Senator Lou Correa proposed a new online poker bill in California last Friday that was introduced on the last day permitted for this legislative session.

Craig Simpson Wins Super Poker Event 2013

Craig Simpson Wins Super Poker Event 2013

Englishman Craig Simpson beat an international field of poker players to capture the €19,920 first prize in this weekend´s Super Poker Event of 2013.

Nevada Passes Interstate Online Poker Bill

Nevada Passes Interstate Online Poker Bill

An online poker bill was signed by Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval that allows for partnership agreements with other states without receiving federal approval.

PokerStars to Open Live Poker Room in Macau

PokerStars to Open Live Poker Room in Macau

PokerStars have announced that they are to open a live poker venue in Macau´s “City of Dream´s – one of Asia´s leading integrated entertainment resorts.

Online Poker Could Again be Addressed at Federal Levels

Online Poker Could Again be Addressed at Federal Levels

AGA President Fahrenkopf believes that a federal poker bill could be again addressed this year on Capitol Hill.

Christie to Quickly Sign Amended Online Gambling Bill

Christie to Quickly Sign Amended Online Gambling Bill

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie indicated that he is prepared to sign the state’s modified Internet gambling bill within a day or two once it reaches his desk.

Full Tilt’s Chris Ferguson Signs Settlement with DoJ

Full Tilt’s Chris Ferguson Signs Settlement with DoJ

Chris Ferguson has filed settlement documents in federal court that if approved by the judge, will conclude the Black Friday allegations against him.

Las Vegas Hosting iGaming Conference

Las Vegas Hosting iGaming Conference

Online gambling takes center stage in Las Vegas this week as the industry’s third annual iGaming North America conference begins at Planet Hollywood.

Jerry Buss Passed Away; WSOP Considers Honor

Jerry Buss Passed Away; WSOP Considers Honor

Dr. Jerry Buss, owner of the Los Angeles Lakers and a fixture at WSOP events, succumbed to cancer and passed away at the age of 80.