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WSOP Names its 50 Greatest Players and Hosts First 50 Gala

This year marks the 50th annual World Series of Poker and the WSOP is celebrating the milestone with a First Fifty bash while recognizing 50 top players.

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BetOnline Poker Bad Beat Jackpot Nears $700,000

The Bad Beat Jackpot at BetOnline Poker has been climbing and will soon hit a whopping $700,000 if nobody loses with quad jacks or better soon.

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DoJ Extends Wire Act Enforcement to 2020 Amid Likely Appeal

Dealt a blow by a federal judge with regard to its most recent Wire Act opinion, the DoJ has extended the prosecutorial grace period to December 31, 2019.

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Americas Cardroom “Pulse” Posts Player Results in New Format

US-facing Americas Cardroom has expanded how it publishes tournament results with a new section called “Pulse” that reveals who’s crushing the MTTs.

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New Gambling Compact in Florida Facing Time Constraints

With Florida’s legislative session set to end in a matter of days, reaching a deal on a new gambling compact with the Seminole Tribe may not get done in time.

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Intertops Poker to Host Affordable Easter Weekend Tourneys

The upcoming Easter weekend will be highlighted by a special tournament series at US-friendly Intertops Poker that’s being called the Easter Experience.

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Zynga Poker Launches Sit & Go Jackpot Game Spin & Win

Social poker players who enjoy plenty of action over a short span of time will likely welcome the new Spin & Win Sit & Go jackpot game at Zynga Poker.

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Virginia Moves Closer to Casino and i-Gaming Expansion

A signature on SB 1126 by Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has paved the way for expanded gambling that includes land-based casinos, sports betting and online poker.

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Online Poker Regulation in Kentucky Delayed Until 2020

A bill to regulate online poker, sports betting and fantasy sports in the state of Kentucky looks like it’ll be scratched and won’t be in play until next year.

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Michigan Online Gambling Bill Approved by Committee

Online gambling regulation in Michigan moved one step closer to becoming a reality after a House committee voted 13-1 in favor of the measure on Tuesday.

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Michigan Online Gambling Gets Boost at Committee Hearing

The approval of online poker and gambling regulation in the state of Michigan is looking favorable following a committee hearing on March 12.

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West Virginia Lawmakers Introduce New Online Gambling Bill

Just one month after an online gambling bill was introduced in West Virginia, Mountain State lawmakers have proposed yet another.