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  • 07 August 2009

    The Feds Have Filed New Charges Against Saga Online Payment Processor

    Our friends in the Federal Prosecutors Office for the Southern District of New York (SDNY) are at it again. This is the same office which ordered the arrests of NETeller co-founders John LeFebvre and Stephen Lawrence in 2007. They also froze $55 million of NETeller funds. What is the SDNY up to now? They have indicted a Canadian resident, Douglas Rennick, for money laundering, bank fraud, and operating an illegal gambling business.

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  • 07 August 2009

    Games of Skill All-rounders

    We have all been told a lot about what games of skill are. Some think that poker is gambling and not a game of skill, but it has been scientifically proven that poker is a game of skill and not a game of chance.  I found this page of game of skill All-rounders. Poker is among them.

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  • 06 August 2009

    Slotland’s Second Winner in One Month

    Slotland is HOT! HOT! HOT! With their second progressive jackpot in a month, first one was $169,923 that was won on Mega Spin and then $80,369 was hit on Slotris!  The slots are being hit left and right. Congrats to all the winners. July 31, 2009 (London, UK) — Less than a month after their last big progressive jackpot winner, the Slotland.com jackpot has already been hit again.

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  • 06 August 2009

    Poker In The Park Sponsored by PKR

    Are all of you tournament players out there ready for this one? Two days of nothing but poker fun at Europe’s largest poker Festival! 6 August 2009 (London, UK) – PKR are, for a second year in a row, lead sponsors of Poker in the Park, Europe’s largest poker festival. Held on the 13th & 14 of August in Leicester Square, PKR will be hosting one of the festival’s main attractions, The Poker Dome.

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  • 06 August 2009

    Exclusive Bonus at Black Diamond New Online Casino!

    All first-time customers can get an exclusive $10 free at the new Black Diamond Casino through this GamesAndCasino offer! You can also get up to $1,000 free by playing the fun online slot games, and that’s in your first 4 deposits! They didn’t forget about the casino game players either, as there’s a little bonus in store for you if slots aren’t your thing, with up to $300 free for your first 3 deposits.

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  • 06 August 2009

    New Poker Bill Sent to US Senate

    We have been saying all along that poker is a game of skill and not gambling. Well they are finally listening to us. Robert Menendez, the Dem. Senator from New Jersey is backing this with this bill to the US senate. It is officially called S. 8309, the Internet Poker and Games of Skill Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act. This is separate from the Bill that Barney Frank has in legislation. This bill is designed to legalize and regulate internet poker.

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  • 06 August 2009

    Andreas Oscarsson Found Dead Update

    This is an update and more news on the tragic death of Andreas Oscarsson. He was shot to death somewhere between 10 pm on Sunday night and 10 am Monday morning in his childhood home in Trollhattan, Sweden. Compounding the tragedy, his little 2 year old son was probably in the room at the time of the shooting.The boy was in the room when the body was discovered. The police have been in contact with the boy’s mother, who lives on New York. She is expected to fly to Sweden.

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  • 05 August 2009

    Andreas Oscarsson Found Dead

    Flags in casinos and e-flags in internet gaming sites should be at half mast today. The gaming industry has lost a pioneer and a truly great man. Andreas Oscarsson, the 36 year old poker affiliate entrepreneur, was found shot to death in his bed in Sweden where he was visiting with his 2 year old son. He recently stepped down as CEO of the huge gaming portal PokerListings.com to spend more time with his son. His son was apparently not injured in the attack.Details of the crime are very sketchy.

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  • 05 August 2009

    Open Letter to Michael Phelps From The Asian Poker Tour

    The Asian Poker Tour is requesting that Michael Phelps (the human dolphin or is he really a fish) in an open letter below to come and play in the Macau Festival, that will run August 12th-23rd at the Galaxy StarWorld Hotel and Casino in Macau. Dear Michael, They say a week is a long time in politics and I’m sure you’ll agree that a year is a long time when you are a world beating Olympics legend.

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  • 05 August 2009

    Slotland Has a New Riot Reel Slot Machine

    If you love slots then you are sure to love this new Riot Reel Slots. This new slot has all the features for both the experienced players as well as the novice player. The progressive jackpot is not at over $75K. You will love the new hold feature on this one. I think this will set a precedent on new slots. 5 August 2009 (London, UK) – The games designers at Slotland.com have outdone themselves once again with the launch of their latest creation, the Reel Riot.

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