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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.

Bad Beat Bonanza at BetOnline as Jackpot Hits Four Times

Bad Beat Bonanza at BetOnline as Jackpot Hits Four Times

It´s been a story of bad luck turning to good at BetOnline Poker recently due to the Bad Beat Jackpot being won four times in the space of three weeks.

Party Poker Adds Another Level to its VIP Rewards Program

Party Poker Adds Another Level to its VIP Rewards Program

With the addition of the new Diamond Club Elite level, Party Poker’s VIP program now suits every type of player from micro-stakes grinder to high roller.

PokerStars Reduces Time to Act in Ring Games

PokerStars Reduces Time to Act in Ring Games

Recreational players all over the world will be delighted to hear PokerStars is reducing the time players have to act before they are automatically sat out.

New York Online Poker Dealt a Bad Hand with New Study Bill

New York Online Poker Dealt a Bad Hand with New Study Bill

The prospect of regulated online poker coming to New York anytime soon looks iffy after the proposal of a new bill aimed at studying the effects of gambling.

Special Edition Super Bowl Added Event at Bovada Poker

Special Edition Super Bowl Added Event at Bovada Poker

Bovada Poker is beefing up its weekend schedule this Saturday by adding a special edition Super Bowl tournament with a guaranteed prize pool of $250,000.