12 July 2006HOUSE VOTES TO REIN IN ONLINE GAMBLING
By NANCY ZUCKERBROD, Associated Press Writer Tue Jul 11, 6:25 PM ET WASHINGTON – The House voted Tuesday to forbid the use of credit cards to settle online bets, an effort to halt mushrooming interest in Internet gambling. Opponents said it wouldn’t work and decried exceptions for state-run lotteries and a horse racing industry that has powerful patrons in Congress The vote was 317-93. “The House has acted very strongly on this measure,” said Rep.Read full article
12 July 2006CASINO PROFIT SHARE GROUP NOW ECOGRA CERTIFIED!
Casino Profit Share announced this week that their group of casinos and poker rooms (Challenge, Golden Reef, IBig, Music Hall, Nostalgia, UK Casino Club and Poker Metro) are now eCOGRA Certified. This means every casino has passed stringent regulations enforced by eCOGRA to ensure the player receives a fair and hoset gaming experience at every casino in their group. Congratulations Casino Profit Share!Read full article
12 July 2006EVEREST POKER TOURNAMENTS ARE HOT HOT HOT!
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10 July 2006Online gambling booms as laws try to catch up
By Todd Milbourn — Bee Staff Writer Sacramento Bee Published 12:01 am PDT Sunday, July 9, 2006 Sonny Mohammadzadeh approaches online poker with scholarly seriousness. The UC Davis graduate student and mathematician doesn’t play when he’s tired or upset. He seeks out sites with weaker players. And he keeps meticulous records so he can improve his game and track his winnings.Read full article
10 July 2006GamesandCasino Has Exclusive Casino King Offer
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10 July 2006BINGOGALA'S PROGRESSIVE BINGO JACKPOT HITS $24,626.69
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09 July 2006Bodog.com Appearing Nightly On McCarran Billboard in Las Vegas
Online gaming giant Bodog lands on McCarran billboard in Las Vegas. Online poker, online casino games, horse betting and sports betting all at Bodog.com. (PRWEB) July 6, 2006 — Bodog.com, a global leader in online gaming and digital entertainment, announced today its new billboard in Las Vegas at 5492 Paradise Road. Reading, “Training Casino Players All Over the World to Come to Vegas” the ad has been turning heads near McCarran airport since Saturday July 1st.Read full article
08 July 2006Custom Orange County Choppers Giveaway at BelleRock Casinos: River Belle, The Gaming Club, Lucky Nugget and Jackpot City
GIBRALTAR – July 10, 2006 – For the month of July, players on the leading online casinos and poker rooms of Belle Rock Entertainment will have the chance to win a custom designed motorcycle built by Orange County Choppers, valued at $50,000. There is a catch however, seven keys will be given out, but only one will start the ignition to the bike.Read full article
08 July 2006CelebPoker Wants You to Take Out Brian McFAdden!
CelebPoker has placed a bounty on Brian McFadden’s head in their new multi-table tournament “$200 KO B McFadden” where you can win a cool $200 bonus on top of your prize winnings! All you have to do is knock Brian McFadden from the tournament. The tournament takes place at CelebPoker on 13th July at 19:00 GMT. Date: Thursday 13th July at 19:00 GMT Cost: $20+2 Buy-in Visible in the lobby: 24 hours Registration period: 3 hours priorRead full article
08 July 2006Slots24 Wants To Give You 25 Credits Every Monday In July
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08 July 2006WINWARD CASINO HAS WORLD CUP FIANLS FRENZY
Winward Casino is giving you the chance to score big! Make a deposit between Friday July 7th and Sunday July 9th and play any game at Winward Casino. Then email Mario at Mario@winwardcasino.com and request the ‘World Cup Play Bonus’ for a special VIP bonus based on your casino play over the weekend; if you email BEFORE Sunday, 2pm EST and include the team you think will win the World Cup final (France or Italy) and if you’re right, you bonus amount will be doubled!Read full article
08 July 2006iNETBET HAS LARGEST EVER CLEOPATRAS GOLD JACKPOT WINNER
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08 July 2006Riverbelle.com - The Ultimate Online Entertainment Destination
GIBRALTAR –– July, 2006 – The evolution of River Belle, the flagship brand in the Belle Rock Entertainment portfolio and one of the most recognized and trusted online entertainment brands in the world, has seen it grow into the ultimate entertainment destination. With its casino, poker and multiplayer casino offerings, it caters for the widest variety of entertainment preferences.Read full article
05 July 2006Lasseters $15K Australian Adventure
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03 July 2006Casino Domain Parking NEW FEATURE
With Rewards Affiliates Casino Domain Parking you can now choose which domain you would like to point your traffic to! Choose from our Captain Cooks Casino or Casino Classic Free Spins promotions to Poker Rewards for the Poker Strategy Ebook or even just point your traffic to a random casino or poker site. This unique RewardsAffiliates.com tool will allow you to make the most from those unused gaming domains.Read full article
02 July 2006PartyGaming plans £500m move into sports betting
iGaming 30-06-06 PartyGaming is set to unveil plans to expand into the sports betting arena. The poker firm is to begin a series of acquisitions to be funded with the proceeds of a bond issue that could raise as much as £500m. The first purchase is rumoured to be a privately-owned European operator, and will be relatively small in the context of the fund-raising.Read full article
02 July 2006130% STAR SPANGLED BONUS AT 'THIS IS VEGAS'
This is Vegas Casino wants to wish you a very happy Independence Day! To do this, they are offering for a short time only a 130% bonus on a deposit of $100! They call it their Star Spangled Bonus, deposit $100 and play with $230… a dollar bonus for every year of Independence. But you have to be quick, this promotion ends on July 7th! While you’re there, you have got to try their I-Slots games.Read full article
02 July 2006CELEBRATE THE 4TH OF JULY WITH BINGONANZA!
Bingonanza’s lineup for July is out and it is sparkling!! Celebrate Canada’s Birthday with Bingonanza – July 1st from 9AM – 12:00PM – Look for the birthday games. All games have a fixed prize of $139 Fourth of July Pie Eating Contest – July 4th – 6AM – 12 Midnight in the Emerald Roon – The fourth annual Fourth of July Pie EAting Contestwill be from 6AM – 12 Midnight ET.Read full article
02 July 2006BODOG'S THIRD ANNUAL MARKETING CONFERENCE WILL BE 'MAGIC'
The third annual Bodog.com Marketing Conference will be held July 23 – 25 at the Wynn Las Vegas Resort and this year the focus is on the tools necessary to “ignite your Online Gaming Business”. Geared to advertisers, affiliates, investors and suppliers of online gaming, this years keynote speaker is Earvin “Majic” Johnson. Joining “Majic” is a most distinguished panel of experts who are all leaders in their field.Read full article
02 July 2006POKER.COM COMES TO THE RESCUE AND PICKS UP THE WSOP TAB FOR 10 PLAYERS
Players’ World Series of Poker Dreams Saved 30 June 2006 (PRWEB) June 28, 2006 — The home of online poker, Poker.com has delivered on its promise to save players affected by CnR Poker’s inability to send its tournament winners to the World Series of Poker in July. An unfortunate situation arose in the poker world this month when online poker site CnR poker were unable to meet their financial obligation to provide World Series of Poker prize packages to ten of their players.Read full article
02 July 2006Study to survey 20,000 online gamblers
By Abigail Townsend The Independent Published: 02 July 2006 The largest international survey of online gambling will be launched tomorrow, with the findings due to be handed to the Government by the start of next year. The research, organised by industry body eCogra, will question around 20,000 players online. It will also interview 200 players face-to-face in focus groups in the US, UK, Japan, Canada, Germany and Sweden.Read full article
01 July 2006World Championship of Online Bingo Attracts Record Numbers
After week two of the Bingohall.com World Championship of Online Bingo, a record number of lucky players have already qualified to compete for what looks set to be the most coveted prize in the history of bingo on the Internet. (PRWEB) June 26, 2006 — After week two of the Bingohall.com World Championship of Online Bingo, 70 lucky players have already qualified to compete for what looks set to be the most coveted prize in the history of bingo on the Internet.Read full article
01 July 2006Team PokerRoom.com Fills Out for the WSOP
PokerRoom.com’s Jim Davenport Makes Money at World Poker Tour in Paris Team PokerRoom.com Fills Out for the WSOP PARIS — (MARKET WIRE) — June 29, 2006 — As the prestigious World Poker Tour (WPT) Grand Prix de Paris came to a close on 16 June, PokerRoom.com’s Jim Davenport successfully finished in 22nd place out of 232 players winning a total of $ 16,500.Read full article
01 July 2006SOME OF THE BEST THINGS IN LIFE ARE AT CELEBPOKER IN JULY!
CelebPoker continues to lead the pack with their July lineup of freerolls, tournaments and league play. Check it out! $100,000 Guaranteed Monthly Poker Tournament – CelebPoker is hosting a $100K Poker Tournament each month starting July 1st with a guaranteed prize pool of $100,000 no matter how many players are participating.Read full article
01 July 2006CRIBBAGE SCHEDULED TO GO ONLINE AT GAMECOLONY
When MSN hosted site MIcrosoft Zone discontinued Cribbage last month, it left The American Cribbage Congress without a vehicle to provide Cribbage online. GamesColony stepped up to the plate and joined with ACC to provide online Cribbage through its site GamesColony.com. Players will be able to play Cribbage for fun or participate in online tournaments and matches. A launch date for cribbage has not yet been released.Read full article
01 July 2006Poker.com Saves the Day for World Series of Poker Hopefuls
The home of online poker, Poker.com, has generously offered to provide the WSOP packages won by ten ChecknRaisePoker.com members who have been told that ChecknRaisePoker.com is unable to fund their World Series of Poker prize packages as previously won through their website promotions. (PRWEB) June 20, 2006 — The home of online poker, Poker.com, has generously offered to provide the WSOP packages won by ten ChecknRaisePoker.com members who have been told that ChecknRaisePoker.Read full article
01 July 2006Internet Gambling Legislation Costly and Un-American
Counterpoint: Bill is costly to taxpayers — and un-American TCPalm By MICHAEL BOLCEREK guest columnist June 27, 2006 Congressional Republicans in Washington remain obsessed with banning Internet poker, and a prohibition bill will hit the House floor within days. Unfortunately, Florida’s own Rep. Dave Weldon is on the record favoring a ban. The Internet Gambling Prohibition Act (HR 4777), sponsored by Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., and co-sponsored by Rep.Read full article
01 July 2006Washington State Law Comes Under Fire From Free Speech Advocates
Free speech advocates speak out about “absurd” Washington State online gambling law Christopher Costigan, www.gambling911.com Originally published June 27, 2006 11:11 pm EDTRead full article
01 July 2006PARTYGAMING LAUNCHES INTERNET BACKGAMMON: PARTYGAMMON!
Backgammon players received good news this week when it was announced that PartyGaming had released its much anticipated PartyGammon. Backgammon is reputed to be the oldest game still enjoying a huge popularity by stratigic game players today, originating more than 5000 years ago. Keying on this popularity, PartyGaming launches their new gaming site PartyGammon!Read full article
30 June 2006Prestige Casino and Ruby Bingo Added In ‘Cash Give-Away’ Promotion
News Released: June 27, 2006 Two New Casinos Added In ‘Cash Give-Away’ Promotion (PRLEAP.COM) Prestige Casino, a hugely respected and well established casino is offering a massive first deposit bonus of 200% to all new players and Ruby Bingo is offering a special 5 dollar bonus claimed through a special bonus code that can be found exclusively at the website.Read full article