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Bovada Poker Announces Dates for Black Diamond Poker Open

Bovada Poker Announces Dates for Black Diamond Poker Open

Bovada Poker´s annual tournament series will take place between 1st and 31st March, with an extra $108,000 guaranteed special event scheduled for this Sunday.

Party Poker Responds to PokerStars Boycott with $1 Million Event

Party Poker Responds to PokerStars Boycott with $1 Million Event

Party Poker has added a $1 million guaranteed tournament to tonight´s MTT schedule is response to a proposed boycott of PokerStars by more than 200 players.

Party Poker to Run Spanish/French PowerFest Series

Party Poker to Run Spanish/French PowerFest Series

Spanish and French players will soon have the opportunity to play in a special PowerFest series being run by Party Poker for its shared liquidity market.

PokerStars Adjusts Rewards in Player Loyalty Program

PokerStars Adjusts Rewards in Player Loyalty Program

A revamped rewards program at PokerStars will result in a number of changes that include a reduction in reward points for multi-table tournament players.

West Virginia Lawmakers Introduce New Online Gambling Bill

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.

WPN Offers $12K WSOP Main Event Prize Packages for 28 Cents

WPN Offers $12K WSOP Main Event Prize Packages for 28 Cents

The Winning Poker Network (WPN) is already offering qualifiers to win a seat to this summer’s coveted WSOP Main Event for as little as 28 cents ($0.28).

Florida Lawmaker Pushes for Gambling Legislation

Florida Lawmaker Pushes for Gambling Legislation

The Florida legislative session begins March 5 and Senate President Bill Galvano isn’t wasting any time in pushing for a gambling expansion bill to be ready.

Wire Act Reversal “Corrupt, Unethical, & Legally Bankrupt”

Wire Act Reversal “Corrupt, Unethical, & Legally Bankrupt”

An Op-Ed published in USA Today has called the DOJ´s decision to reverse the 2011 opinion on the Wire Act “corrupt, unethical, and legally bankrupt”.

Online Poker Bill Introduced in Kentucky

Online Poker Bill Introduced in Kentucky

Online poker, sports betting and fantasy sports are among the gambling offerings that are up for regulation in a new bill proposed in the state of Kentucky.

New York Assembly Introduces a New Online Poker Bill

New York Assembly Introduces a New Online Poker Bill

The prospects of regulating online poker in New York have become just a wee bit brighter after a new proposal was introduced in the State Assembly.

888Poker Releases Schedule for Bucharest LIVE

888Poker Releases Schedule for Bucharest LIVE

Although the 888Poker LIVE event in London only gets underway today, the site is already whetting players’ appetites for its next LIVE event in Bucharest.

Turn $5 into a Million on Party Poker´s New Spins Games

Turn $5 into a Million on Party Poker´s New Spins Games

To raise awareness of the new name for its Sit & Go Jackpot games, Party Poker is hosting $5 buy-in “Spins” games with a potential million dollar prize.