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  • 08 March 2010

    Armed Robbers Storm Poker Tournament

    Police in Berlin report that armed robbers stormed into a poker tournament being held in the Grand Hyatt Hotel and left with the tournament jackpot of 800,000 euros, or approximately $1.1 million. It was a 5 day tournament with about 1,000 players. There were several injuries from the ensuing panic, though none of the injuries were reported as serious. The tournament, held by the European Poker Tour (EPT), was resumed approximately four hours after the robbery.

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  • 08 March 2010

    Online Gambling Future Looking Good

    A group of online gambling companies, the Manx eGaming Association (MeGA), has released some good news for the online gaming community. MeGA has released the results of its annual survey. It shows that employment in the online gaming community on the Isle of Man increased by 18% in 2009. Projections show a similar rise is expected this year also. Taxes paid in 2009 were more than double what was paid in 2008. 2009 paid taxes were £11.2 million. 2010’s estimated taxes are £19.

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  • 07 March 2010

    First Round of CAP Community Certification Announced

    They hit the 10,000 Milestone of Registered Members. Congratulations to them for reaching this all time high! IRVINE, CA – March 5, 2010 - Casino Affiliate Programs (CasinoAffiliatePrograms.com), the world’s longest-running resource for the online casino and Internet poker affiliate marketing industry, has announced the results of its first round of CAP Community Certification voting.

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  • 06 March 2010

    New Golden Lotus Slots by RTG

    Not too long ago RTG came out with a new slot game called Golden Lotus slots, in time for China’s Year of the Tiger celebration, offering unique bonus features, two random progressive jackpots, free games, wilds with high-payouts, and unique symbols to match the game’s name.

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  • 04 March 2010

    Bingo Mania Promotions

    The last two days for the Snowball bonus is Sunday March 7th and Tuesday, March 9th. So get in there for these last 2 times to get your 200% deposit bonuses. 150% bonus days are Saturday, March 6th and Wednesday, March 10th!! All new player deposits are 200%!! You could win $10,000 big ones this Friday in their Fair N Square! In this game everyone has the same amount of cards. They have $1,000 fixed games in 75 calls, fixed pots of $200, $250 High and $150 Low games.

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  • 04 March 2010

    The PPA is Working Hard to See that Poker is Classified as a Skill Game

    This is hot off the press from the PPA!! We all need to work as hard as they are to be able to enjoy the game we love so much, The game of Poker!! March 4, 2010 (PAP Newswire) - The PPA (Poker Players Alliance), one of the most active groups striving to get online poker legalized and regulated in the U.S., recently testified in front of the Massachusetts legislature in support of H4069, a piece of legislation that would legally classify poker as a game of skill.

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  • 04 March 2010

    New Golden Lotus Slots

    Brand spanking new today it the Golden Lotus Slots. It has the theme of the western part of the world, China. Join in the celebration of the Year of the Tiger on this one. It is a five reel and twenty-five payline slots. This slots has scatters, wilds, free games that can be retriggered and a pop up game feature. There are two ways to win the jackpot. The Golden Lotus and the Chinese symbols, are the jackpot symbols. They have a coin rate for any pocketbook, from .01 to .25.

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  • 04 March 2010

    Florida Wants Online Poker

    Last Friday, Florida became the second state to file an intrastate egaming bill, when State Representative Joseph Abruzzo filed the Internet Poker Consumer Protection and revenue Generation Act of 2010. This submits plans for legal, intrastate online poker.Under provisions within UIGEA, the Unlawful Internet gambling Enforcement Act, states can authorize and regulate egaming within their borders.

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  • 02 March 2010

    Slotland Had a Big Jackpot Winner

    Slotland is always having winners this one is just one in the last little while that has been hit. WTG!!! SURFSIDESID!!! Have fun with your winnings. Press Release: LONDON, ENGLAND, February 19, 2010 /24-7PressRelease/ — Last week’s $134,385 progressive jackpot win at Slotland was massive by anyone’s standards, but even the frequent-player that won it says it’s a big win compared to the other jackpots he’s won.

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  • 01 March 2010

    Naples Man Held Without Bond In Online Gambling Probe

    Excessive shipments with Federal Express and excessive numbers of large checks being deposited against a company’s accounts, caused businesses to be suspicious and question the transactions. Those questions led to Michael Olaf Schuett, also known as Schutt, a German national, being held without bond in the Lee County jail. A federal judge ruled Monday that he was a flight risk.

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