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    • 24 July 2006

      Kiwi Bingo To Give Away Summer Bistro Sets

      (PRWEB) July 21, 2006 — Kiwi Bingo’s at it again! They have another big giveaway beginning Monday, July 24th exclusively for Kiwi players. This time Kiwi Bingo’s giving away three cool new Bistro Sets to players over the next month. This Bistro Set is a charming café style Bistro Set that’s just perfect for the summer months. It has a handsome dark finish that blends well with any décor and a weaved style that adds to its elegance.

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    • 24 July 2006

      Bingo Players Flock to Summer Hammock Giveaway at Tiki Bingo

      (PRWEB) July 21, 2006 — Tiki Bingo’s at it again — another great giveaway is beginning at the online bingo site. This time they’re giving away six awesome hammocks in just six weeks. Bingo players are going to love this hammock … it’s just perfect to lay back and relax under the summer sun. It is beautifully colored with burgundy stripes and even has the perfect sized pocket to hold books and magazines.

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    • 24 July 2006

      CELEBPOKER HAS IT ALL - ALL OVER THE WORLD!

      Play this summer with CelebPoker for your chance to play in tournaments around the world. Pit your skills against players in the Austrian Alps, Barcelona, London and the Mediterranian playing in the European Poker Tour or the World Speed Championship and let CelebPoker pick up the tab! Austrian Classics 2006 – Held at the Concord Card Casino, Vienna, Austria, from the 28th of September.

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    • 24 July 2006

      A HYPOCRITICAL INTERNET GAMBLING BAN

      THE HAMILTON SPECTATOR Protecting American family values — or the offline industry? Gambling is one of the great successes of online commerce. Americans bet nearly $6 billion online last year, roughly half the global total The Economist (Jul 22, 2006) As someone paid to have a keen appreciation of risk, David Carruthers must regret his choice of travel agent.

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    • 24 July 2006

      BINGO KEEPS YOU MENTALLY FIT

      (PRWEB) July 21, 2006 –- Bingo can help keep your brain mentally fit as you age. Studies confirm bingo improves brain function, hand-eye coordination and slows memory loss. University of Southampton’s Centre for Visual Cognition at the Department of Psychology has been testing bingo players’ mental agility and shown that playing bingo can help keep the brain in shape.

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    • 24 July 2006

      GameAccount Launches Televised Backgammon

      iGaming BUSINESS 24-07-06 July 24th, 2006 (London, UK) – GameAccount Global Ltd. (GameAccount), the #1 online skill gaming provider (www.gameaccount.com), and Pokerzone will collaborate to bring viewers live Backgammon via Pokerzone’s global Poker and gaming lifestyle channel (pokerzone.tv) available via satellite, cable and broadband television.

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    • 24 July 2006

      Lotto winners!

      The winners of our Lotto Tournament have been posted for the weekly and monthly winners! Lotto Tournament

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    • 24 July 2006

      Keno Monthly winners announced

      The winners of our Keno Tournament have been posted for the weekly and monthly winners! Keno Tournament

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    • 24 July 2006

      CLASS ACTION LAW FIRM SAYS ARREST OF GAMBLING EXECUTIVE RAISES QUESTIONS OF US MOTIVES

      DALLAS, July 20 /PRNewswire/ — The surprise airport arrest of a prominent UK internet gambling executive this week is a counter-productive application of US law that ignores complex international trade issues, says Larry Gaydos, partner in the White Collar Defense/Antitrust Practice Group at Haynes and Boone, LLP.

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    • 24 July 2006

      DAVID CARRUTHERS BAIL HEARING POSTPONED

      Telegraph.co.uk By David Litterick in Fort Worth and Harry Wallop (Filed: 22/07/2006) David Carruthers faces the prospect of a four-day bus trip in sweltering temperatures across the southern United States after waiving his right to a bail hearing in Fort Worth. After being arrested at Dallas airport on Sunday, the chief executive of BetonSports will now be transported by marshals from the federal jail in Forth Worth to a holding centre in Oklahoma City.

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    • 23 July 2006

      New Net Entertainment Slots Reviews Completed

      We’ve added reviews to the Games and Casino website for all of the slots offered by Net Entertainment Online Casino Software. Net Entertainment has eleven unique online slots and you can read the full reviews here: Net Entertainment Slots The casinos based on Net Entertainment are offering special slots deposit bonus offers for all new players. You can review those specials here; Net Entertainment Casino Bonus Offers

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    • 22 July 2006

      BetFred Poker Room Reviewed and Recommended

      Games and Casino is pleased to welcome BetFred Poker to the site. We’ve reviewed the BetFred Poker Room and highly recommend them. BetFred has an impeccable reputation and has been in business since 1967 as a bookmaker in the UK. They’re very trusted in the industry and offer a full menu of wagering options. In addition to their Poker Room, they have a casino and sportsbook, so there’s really no reason to go anywhere else.

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    • 22 July 2006

      New Casino Specialty Bonus Offer Sections

      We’ve put together some new sections for specialty online gaming that lists casino bonus offers for those areas. Below, you’ll find links and sections for new player casino bonus offers for those who would like to try gambling by cell-phone or other mobile devices, International and foreign language casinos, online casinos that offer webcams and live-dealers, and no-download instant play casinos.

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    • 21 July 2006

      FORTUNE AFFILIATES JULY 21ST NEWSLETTER

      Bottomless profits – isn’t that what you’d love most? Our freshly brewed campaigns and latest games will definitely attract plenty of players to your site. Please help us ensure prompt payment of your monthly affiliate earnings by keeping your banking/payment details up-to-date and informing us of any changes. Fortune Affiliates Highlights: New Format for Stats Casino Highlights: Bottomless Bonus Reminder New Game Preview – Bars & Stripes

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    • 21 July 2006

      UPDATE: FRIST HOPES FOR WEB GAMBLING VOTE BEFORE SENATE BREAK

      REUTERS Small Business News Thu Jul 20, 2006 2:49pm WASHINGTON, July 20 (Reuters) – A bill to ban Internet gambling faces opposition in the U.S. Senate, but backers still hope to win passage of it within a few weeks, a top aide to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist said on Thursday. “We are trying to get something done before the August recess,” set to begin on Aug. 4, said Eric Ueland, Frist’s chief of staff.

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    • 21 July 2006

      MESSAGE FROM EUROBET 'NO LONGER ACCEPT US PLAYERS'

      “Dear Affiliates/Partners, Please be advised that in the light of recent actions by US regulators, Eurobet has regretfully taken the decision to cease taking any business through its websites from U.S. residents with immediate effect. U.S. residents will no longer be able to transact with our websites and all accounts held by U.S. residents have now been closed.

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    • 21 July 2006

      W.T.O. PANEL WILL INVESTIGATE U.S. LIMITS ON ONLINE GAMBLING

      The New York Times By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Published: July 20, 2006 GENEVA, July 19 (AP) — The World Trade Organization set up a panel on Wednesday to investigate whether United States restrictions on Internet gambling comply with international trade rules. The Caribbean country of Antigua and Barbuda asked the W.T.O.

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    • 21 July 2006

      BOLCEREK = "ONLINE GAMBLING COULD ROLL IN BIG PAYOFF"

      USA TODAY OPINION Michael Bolcerek President, Poker Players Alliance As USA TODAY properly noted in its editorial on Internet gambling, prohibitions don’t work (“How to counter online bets,” Editorial, Monday). Legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives that seeks to ban online poker and other forms of Internet gambling, while making exceptions for horse racing and online lotteries, will not effectively deter youth gambling or prevent compulsive gambling.

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    • 21 July 2006

      BRITISH CITIZENS ANGRY OVER MISUSE OF TREATY

      British citizens are angered by the US and it’s apparent targeting of British citizens and businss executives. The use of (or mis-use) a treaty originally intended to aid in the prosecution of terrorists is the tool being used to persue and prosecute british citizens in the sports betting arena. In fact, reports indicate that this treaty has been used for extradition over 20 times by the US and only one of those was terrorist related.

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    • 21 July 2006

      BETONSPORTS TO RETURN ACCOUNT FUNDS TO US CUSTOMERS

      There has been some discussion on whether accounting details for BetonSports will be handed over to the US DOJ and just who will be doing the refunding of accounts. All things considered, customers of BetonSports shouldn’t have any worries along those lines since records were not requested. The request is for BetonSports to refund money to their clients, not to hand over the records and the US refund from BoS funds.

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    • 20 July 2006

      New Additions to Betfred Poker promotion

      Bet Fred has new poker promotions! Check out the Games and Casino Poker room for more details. BetFred has such a list of Poker promotions we started a new page just for them! BetFred Poker Promotions

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    • 19 July 2006

      Calvin Ayre Cancels Bodog Conference

      Email from Calvin Ayre:The Bodog.com Marketing Conference presents a wonderful opportunity for good discussion about marketing, customer service and about the growth of our industry; however, in the last few days, many of you who planned to attend the conference have expressed a high level of concern over the uncertainty surrounding the U.S. government’s recent actions against one of the companies in our industry. It is in light of these concerns that we have decided to postpone the Bodog.

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    • 19 July 2006

      WSOP OFFICIAL A REAL ACE IN THE HOLE

      LAS VEGAS SUN Today: July 19, 2006 at 7:40:31 PDT Jeff Haney Jeff Haney on the best way to handle three stooges trying to cheat After watching how well a floor supervisor handled a potentially inflammatory situation this week at the Rio, I’m convinced officials with the World Series of Poker are doing everything they can to stamp out the form of cheating known as collusion. Collusion occurs when two or more players work together as a team to win more money from their opponents .

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    • 19 July 2006

      Betfred July Affiliate Newsletter

      Million Mania is over! So what is next? Million Offer: Having not quite reached full capacity the Million Mania went off with a Bang on Sunday 17th July. Banners will be changed over to our latest promotion very soon, in the meantime all Million related banners will be replaced with a default banner showing our other tournaments. Please remove any text that relates to the Million from your sites and emails.

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    • 19 July 2006

      An American Hypocrisy? Bet on It.

      internetnews.com By Roy Mark July 19, 2006 A week ago, David Carruthers, the urbane, 49-year-old British CEO of BetonSports PLC, was campaigning to legalize, regulate and tax Internet gambling in the United States. Today, he is sitting in a Fort Worth jail cell. As CEO of BetonSports, Carruthers oversees an online gambling empire with licensed operations in Europe and the Caribbean basin. The company has offices/online casinos in London, Costa Rica, Antigua, Guatemala, Mexico and Malaysia.

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    • 19 July 2006

      Rewards Affiliates Newsletter :: July 14, 2006

      Rewards Affiliates Newsletter :: July 14, 2006 CAC2006 Vegas We’re doing it again! Watch this space for news on our upcoming party at this year’s CAC in Vegas! Hope to see you there! Summer Daze Part 2 As mentioned in the last newsletter, this time of year typically brings a slow down to the industry.

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    • 19 July 2006

      Mad Hatter And Golden Reef Casino Gives Player A Reason To Be Madly Happy... $205,625 Reasons!!

      Wow! Michael A won an amazing $205,625 at Golden Reef Casino playing Mad Hatter!! Mad Hatter is one of the new Microgaming game releases last month and has quickly become a favorite with slots players everywhere! Congratulations Michael A!

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    • 19 July 2006

      U.S. CRACKING DOWN ON OFFSHORE BETTING INDUSTRY

      USA TODAY Updated 7/19/2006 1:51 AM ET By Michael McCarthy, USA TODAY When the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a bill cracking down on Internet gambling last week, David Carruthers, CEO of online gaming company Bet On Sports, was one of the most outspoken critics of the proposed law. The 49-year-old British executive has more immediate problems to worry about.

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    • 19 July 2006

      CANADIAN ONLINE GAMBLING SECTOR TUMBLES AFTER US CRACKDOWN

      TORONTO (CP) – Shares in Canadian online gambling companies fell Tuesday amid fears that a U.S. crackdown on Internet gaming may spread and affect revenue from firms doing business south of the border. Shares in software firm CryptoLogic Inc. (TSX:CRY) tumbled $2.69, or 10.8 per cent, to close at $22.19 on the Toronto Stock Exchange, while Fun Technologies Inc. (TSX:FUN), an online gambling firm, was down five cents at $5.35. Shares in Las Vegas From Home.

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    • 18 July 2006

      FEDERAL INTERNET GAMBLING LAW MAY CRIMP N.D. LAWMAKERS PLANS

      Posted on Sun, Jul. 16, 2006 Grand Forks Herald (GrandForksHerald.com) DALE WETZEL Associated Press BISMARCK, N.D. – New federal legislation may derail Fargo state Rep. Jim Kasper’s plans to revive a proposal to make North Dakota the first state to license Internet poker sites. The measure, which the U.S. House overwhelmingly approved last week, would ban Internet gambling sites, including online poker rooms, from taking money from customers in the United States.

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