UIGEA Driving Force Goodlatte Announces 2018 Retirement from Congress

Post in News by Haley Hintze on Saturday, November 11th, 2017

Here's another bit of good news for the future of regulated online poker in the United States: US Representative Bob Goodlatte, chairman of the powerful House J...

Holiday Refund Checks Await Second Payment Wave of Cereus Network Victims

Post in News by Haley Hintze on Sunday, November 5th, 2017

Just a few months after sending out a first wave of remission payments to former players on the failed Cereus Network sites Absolute Poker and UB.com (earlier k...

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf Signs Online-Gambling Regulatory Bill

Post in News by Haley Hintze on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

It's official: Pennsylvania will soon become the fourth US state to formally allow its citizens to play real-money online poker, following this week's signing o...

Pennsylvania Legislature Approves Budget with Online Gambling Included

Post in News by Haley Hintze on Thursday, October 26th, 2017

Pennsylvania is on the verge of becoming the fourth US state to officially legalize and regulate gambling following the approval of a compromise budget deal tod...

Seven-Day Sentence for Absolute Poker Founder Scott Tom Simply Not Enough

Post in News by Haley Hintze on Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Former Absolute Poker president and founder Scott Tom has returned to his party-boat business in Antigua after spending a paltry seven days behind bars after be...

New Jersey Announces Player Pool-Sharing Deal with Nevada, New Jersey

Post in News by Haley Hintze on Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Online poker players in all three US states where the pastime is formally authorized and regulated will soon be able to compete against each other, according to...

America’s Cardroom’s Latest OSS Cub3d Gets Underway

Post in News by Haley Hintze on Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Continuing today with our Winning Poker Network / America's Cardroom theme, the latest rendition of ACR's "OSS Cub3d" (Online Super Series Cubed) has just kicke...

ACR to Expand Cryptocurrency Deposit and Withdrawal Methods

Post in News by Haley Hintze on Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Americas Cardroom has announced a significant expansion in its ability to process a wide assortment of cryptocurrency offerings, giving the site's players plent...

Americas Cardroom Continues Hunt, Contemplates Reward for DDOS Attacker

Post in News by Haley Hintze on Friday, September 22nd, 2017

US-facing online poker site America's Cardroom has resumed business as usual after a series of DDOS attacks just prior to the Labor Day weekend that crippled to...

PPA Expands Profiles in PA, MI Legislative Hearings, Asks for Player Input

Post in News by Haley Hintze on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

The Poker Players Alliance, the largest lobbying entity representing the US online-poker world, increased its profile in recent days via back-to-back appearance...