Pallone’s Federal ‘GAME Act’ Bill Plans for Post-PASPA US Gambling World

Post in News by Dev Ops on Sunday, December 17th, 2017

It's wise to plan ahead, and that applies to regulated online gambling (and sports betting) as well as everything else. Enter the GAME Act, as recently introduc...

Michigan to Consider Online Poker Legislation in 2018

Post in News by Dev Ops on Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Michigan has an increased chance to become the fifth US state to authorize online poker following a Michigan House committee's approval of a three-bill regulato...

Black Friday Redux: Guernsey Ships Laundered Bitar Bux Back to US

Post in News by Dev Ops on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Here's one of those wrapping-up-a-loose-end tales from the "Black Friday" online-poker saga: The Island of Guernsey, a British dependency widely known as an int...

Adelson Puppets Graham and Feinstein Seek Wire Act Opinion Reversal

Post in News by Dev Ops on Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

Last week, Sheldon Adelson-sponsored US Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) wrote a letter to the United States' Deputy Attorney General,...

UIGEA Driving Force Goodlatte Announces 2018 Retirement from Congress

Post in News by Dev Ops 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 Dev Ops 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 Dev Ops 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 Dev Ops 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 Dev Ops 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 Dev Ops 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...