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Sexy Trishelle Cannatella Joins Sure Bet Poker Team

Sexy Trishelle Cannatella Joins Sure Bet Poker Team

Trishelle Cannatella, the Playboy model and reality TV star, who previously was one of Absolute Poker’s sposored pros, has signed on with Team Sure Bet as one of the new online poker site’s stable of pro players.

DoJ May Repay Full Tilt Poker Debts

DoJ May Repay Full Tilt Poker Debts

In an unexpected statement issued by the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, it would appear that the US Department of Justice (DoJ) may directly compensate players who were (allegedly) robbed by Full Tilt Poker.

Full Tilt Poker Operating Licence Revoked By AGCC

Full Tilt Poker Operating Licence Revoked By AGCC

The Alderney Gaming Control Commission (AGCC) has just issued a statement revoking the operating licences of Full Tilt Poker.

Nevada Betting On Online Poker Legalization

Nevada Betting On Online Poker Legalization

A public hearing was held to discuss a proposal to allow legalization of online poker, hoping to become the first state to have regulations in place when the government passes legislation permitting online poker in the U.S.

Full Tilt Poker Lawyer Takes Questions On Facebook

Full Tilt Poker Lawyer Takes Questions On Facebook

Chris Ferguson´s lawyer, Ian J. Imrich, is taking questions from ex-Full Tilt Poker players on his Facebook wall – but do not expect much in the way of answers!

Bodog Founder Claims Regulation Would Not Have Averted Full Tilt’s Stupidity

Bodog Founder Claims Regulation Would Not Have Averted Full Tilt’s Stupidity

Calvin Ayre has stated that the legal action filed last week against Full Tilt Poker and its board members Chris Ferguson, Howard Lederer and Rafael Furst, would not have been avoided with better online poker regulations because of Full Tilt’s stupidity in running their business.

PokerScout Fires Back at Bodog’s Attempt to Block Data Tracking

PokerScout Fires Back at Bodog’s Attempt to Block Data Tracking

Pokerscout, online poker industry’s leaders in providing players with traffic data, has refused to stop tracking and publishing Bodog Poker’s traffic numbers.

New Full Tilt Poker Statement Denies Ponzi Activity

New Full Tilt Poker Statement Denies Ponzi Activity

Full Tilt Poker has issued a general statement in which they berate the US Department of Justice for referring to the company as “a global Ponzi scheme”.

Barney Frank’s Online Poker Support Strengthened by Full Tilt Charges

Barney Frank’s Online Poker Support Strengthened by Full Tilt Charges

U.S. Rep Barney Frank, online gambling’s biggest political ally, has not swayed in his support of internet poker despite last week’s fraud and money laundering charges filed agaimst Full Tilt Poker and its board of directors.

Full Tilt Pro Rafe Furst Publishes Open Letter Regarding Allegations

Full Tilt Pro Rafe Furst Publishes Open Letter Regarding Allegations

Rafael Furst, the Full Tilt board of director and poker pro who was named as a defendant in Tuesday’s Amended Civil Complaint along with fellow Full Tilt board members Howard Lederer and Chris Ferguson, has published an open letter to the public about the allegations levied against him and Full Tilt.

Full Tilt Poker Hearing Day 3 – Uncertainty Continues

Full Tilt Poker Hearing Day 3 – Uncertainty Continues

No news today from the Alderney Gaming Control Commission (AGCC) whether they are going to permanently revoke Full Tilt Poker´s operation licence.

Barney Frank Vows to Return Full Tilt Poker Contributions

Barney Frank Vows to Return Full Tilt Poker Contributions

Barney Frank, online poker’s staunchest political supporter, has promised to return campaign contributions he received from board members of Full Tilt Poker in light of prosecutors charging the beleaguered poker site with defrauding players by running a Ponzi scheme.