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Full Tilt’s Pocket Kings to be Liquidated

Full Tilt’s Pocket Kings to be Liquidated

Pocket Kings, a Full Tilt subsidiary whose assets were forfeited and not part of PokerStars’ purchase of the site last year, was placed into liquidation.

Iowa Reconsiders Online Poker Bill

Iowa Reconsiders Online Poker Bill

Three Iowa Senators have proposed a bill calling for lawmakers to take another look at legalizing intrastate online poker in the Hawkeye State.

Two More Online Poker Licenses Issued in Nevada

Two More Online Poker Licenses Issued in Nevada

As expected, the Nevada Gaming Commission issued two additional interactive gaming licenses on Thursday, approving Lottomatica and Sartini Synergy Online.

Christie Undecided over Fate of NJ Online Poker Bill

Christie Undecided over Fate of NJ Online Poker Bill

With just over one week to go until the deadline passes for vetoing New Jersey´s Online Gaming Bill, Governor Chris Christie remains undecided over its fate.

2012 Shows Online Poker Decline in France and Italy

2012 Shows Online Poker Decline in France and Italy

The steep decline in online poker revenue in both Italy and France in 2012 seems to be linked to the lack of shared poker player pools. Italy’s AAMS has suggested it is time to remedy this.

Mississippi Proposes Online Gambling Bill

Mississippi Proposes Online Gambling Bill

Though his attempt at passing an online gambling bill failed last year, Mississippi Rep. Bobby Moak has reintroduced a similar measure this year.

Merge to End Rakeback Payments

Merge to End Rakeback Payments

Skins on the Merge Gaming network have announced that they are ending rakeback payments from next Thursday and introducing an improved rewards program.

Full Tilt Poker to Offer Seats to PokerStars EPT London

Full Tilt Poker to Offer Seats to PokerStars EPT London

In a scenario which could never have been forecast two years ago, Full Tilt Poker is to host satellites to the PokerStars sponsored EPT Main Event in London.

Winners Honoured at the European Poker Awards

Winners Honoured at the European Poker Awards

The winners of the Global Poker Index-sponsored European Poker Awards 2012 were announced last night at a stunning ceremony at the Elysee Biarritz in Paris.

Aussie Millions Invites Nate Silver as Special Guest

Aussie Millions Invites Nate Silver as Special Guest

Nate Silver, who achieved fame by correctly predicting the winner of all 50 states in the 2012 presidential election, will be competing at the Aussie Millions.

PokerStars Pro Takes Down Mini-FTOPS Main Event

PokerStars Pro Takes Down Mini-FTOPS Main Event

Two weeks of mini-fun drew to a conclusion at the weekend as Brazilian Team Online PokerStars Pro Caio “pessango” Pessango won the Mini-FTOPS Main Event.

PokerStars Partners with Olympique Lyonnais

PokerStars Partners with Olympique Lyonnais

PokerStars announced a deal to act as official partner to Olympique Lyonnaise, the premier league French football club.