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20 June 2011The Internet Gambling Regulation and Tax Enforcement Act
In a letter after our Constitution was established Ben Franklin wrote”… in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” Well over 200 years later, this still seems to be the standard. The Internet Gambling Regulation and Tax Enforcement Act, H.R. 2230 was introduced Thursday that will require online gambling companies to withhold taxes from net winnings. Which is acceptable except online gambling is still illegal in the United States.Read full article
16 June 2011Paddy Power Casino New Bonuses - Get up to £/€500 Free!
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13 June 2011Nevada Passes Online Gambling Bill
It looks like Nevada is poised and can now start getting ready for online poker. All we need now, as usual, is federal help. Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed 36 bills into law Friday and one was AB258 which was designed to make Nevada a front runner of internet gambling.The was only one revision to the bill and that came after Black Friday on April 15th when the U.S. Justice department handed down indictments on the three major online poker sites.Read full article
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08 June 2011$470,00 of Seized Online Gambling Funds Go to Police Department
“The cooperation between our department and [ICE HIS] investigation goes far beyond normal law enforcement task forces,” County Police Chief James Teare Sr. of the Anne Arundel County Police Department said. Ice being the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s and HIS being the Homeland Security Investigations division. How far beyond “normal law enforcement task forces”? $470,407.62 worth.Read full article
06 June 2011Professor I. Nelson Rose Take on Black Friday
Professor I. Nelson Rose is one of the world’s leading experts on gambling in the United States. J.Todd with the APCW recently interviewed Professor Nelson at the iGaming North American Conference about the FBI indictments handed down on April 15th.Read full article
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01 June 2011New Microgaming Slots for June 2011!
Microgaming casinos have four new slots coming out on June 9th, Sterling Silver 3D slots, Gold Factory slots, Sonic 7s slot, and Jacks or Better Video poker slots! Ok, maybe three new slots and one with a twist to it, since it’s a lot like a video poker game in video slot format. These four new Microgaming slots can be found in our new slots section with a brief review on each game. Plus, for easier reference, our Microgaming slots page has the list to all our Microgaming slot reviews.Read full article
01 June 2011Phil Ivey Boycotts WSOP Over Non-Payments
The World Series of Poker will have 58 events starting today and going through till mid-July. Fortunes will be made and legends will be born but one poker player, considered by many to be the best in the world, will not be attending. Phil Ivey is boycotting this year’s WSOP and has filed suit against Tiltware. Tiltware is the software and marketing company behind Full Tilt Poker.Read full article
27 May 2011Full Tilt Poker No Closer to Allowing Withdrawals
New about U.S. refunds has been slow in coming from Full Tilt Poker after FBI indictments shut down there site on April 15th. Even after a an agreement was made with U.S. prosecutors to release the Full Tilt domain for the purpose of allowing U.S. online poker players to withdraw their money, nothing has been coming and very little has been said from Full Tilt. With growing concerns from players and word coming that PokerStars has refunded more than $100 million to U.S.Read full article
25 May 2011QuickTender Payment Processor Discontinues Service
Just a few days ago Quicktender issued a statement which in it they said: “We have operated a reputable & reliable payment mechanism for US customers since 2006. Our reputation is important to us, & until recently there has never been any question that players & merchants would be paid.” Today when you go to Quicktender.com you get a one sentence web site: “With regret, the Quicktender service has been discontinued.Read full article
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24 May 2011Bradley Franzen, Online Poker Payment Processor, Cuts Deal
Bradley Franzen is the first of the 11 people indicted on April 15th, which those in the online poker industry dub Black Friday, to see U.S. court. Franzen is a resident of Illinois and Costa Rica and he admitted in federal court yesterday, he was a payment processor for PokerStars, Full Tilt and absolute poker. He further admitted he helped circumvent the laws that banned processing online gambling payments and helped deceive banks as to what the transactions were really for.Read full article
23 May 2011New Indictments Coming Down for Online Poker Sites
It seems the U.S government isn’t done with its legal wrangling with online poker rooms allowing U.S players to play. 10 more domains were seized today including Doylesroom.com and Truepoker.com. Also included were two gambling businesses, three defendants and 11 more bank accounts. Here is the full indictment released today. OPERATORS OF INTERNET GAMBLING SITES AND THEIR BUSINESSES INDICTED FOR RUNNING AN ILLEGAL GAMBLING BUSINESS AND MONEY LAUNDERINGRead full article
19 May 2011Quicktender Issues Statement About Withdrawals
The management of Quicktender would like to make the following statement regarding the current situation with UseMyWallet/Quicktender withdrawals:’ “We have operated a reputable & reliable payment mechanism for US customers since 2006. Our reputation is important to us, & until recently there has never been any question that players & merchants would be paid.Read full article
18 May 2011PokerStars Returns $100 Million to U.S. Poker Players
There were 4 online poker sites named in the FBI indictment on April 15th and an agreement was reached on April 20th by two of those sites, Full Tilt Poker and PokerStars to be able to use their domains again to process U.S. poker players request for withdrawal. So far PokerStars is the only site that has publically commented on those withdrawals. Since the very beginning, PokerStars has had this on the FAQ page about U.S. players. Your account balance is completely safe.Read full article
16 May 2011Another Casino Group Rolls Up the Welcome Mat
Casino Coins, a large Vegas Technology online casino operator, announced today that it will no longer take on new players. In an email sent out to all of its affiliates, Casino Coins stated that this new policy will be effective immediately (May 16, 2011) and includes all of their brands: English Harbour, Caribbean Gold, Millionaire Casino, Silver Dollar, Slots Galore, Super Slots, and VIP Slots.Read full article
16 May 2011Summertime Rafflepalooza: As fun to say as it is to play
Over $300,000 in cash and prizes is ripe for the taking at Grand Vegas Casino’s newest big-dollar promotion, the Summertime Rafflepalooza. Over the course of 16 weeks, Grand Vegas makes it easy to be in the running for luxury travel packages, iPad2‘s, and lots and lots of cash. Starting on May 1st and going through August 22nd, the Summer Rafflepalooza is all about rewarding weekly game play with raffle tickets.Read full article
16 May 2011Doyle Brunson Leaves DoylesRoom.com
Collateral damage? Maybe, but it has been announced that Doyle Brunson will be leaving the online poker site that bears his name, DoylesRoom.com. It seems in the wake of the FBI indictments and “Black Friday”; Brunson is leaving the site but has mentioned a possible return when the United States fully legalizes online poker.According to a DoylesRoom representative, “Doyle Brunson was a sponsored pro of DoylesRoom and he has left his endorsement contract.Read full article
13 May 2011Queen of Bingo Sends Out Garden Party Invites
With so much royalty in the news recently, we’d be remiss not to mention the latest happenings of the Queen of Bingo at Jackpot Joy. New online bingo players who deposit just £10 into their new accounts will get £30 to play with, courtesy of the Jackpot Joy welcoming committtee.Read full article
12 May 2011Paddy Power Casino's Race to Dublin and Euro Vision Drop Contest!
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12 May 2011Absolute Poker Signs Agreement to Return U.S. Players Funds
Now it seems that Absolute Poker will be paying back U.S. poker players according to prosecutors on New York City. Wednesday the announcement was made that Absolute Poker signed an agreement with the U.S. government to allow withdrawals to U.S. players and to continue operations to all foreign players. According to U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara;Read full article
11 May 2011USA Bingo is the Home of the $30 Free
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11 May 2011Playtech Trumps Top Trumps Without Trump
When Playtech software released its new Top Trumps Celebs online slot game, it failed to include Donald Trump in its list of celebrities. And many online slots players would argue the games is all the better for it. You’ll find high-resolution photos of your favorite Hollywood celebrities serving as high-value symbols, and you’ll even be able to customize who plays the role of the wild symbol (and the source of the 10,000-coin jackpot) in this game.Read full article
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Top Trumps World Football Stars online slots have 5-reels and 25-paylines, with bonus games, two-way play, wilds, scatters and free games, plus a gamble feature you can play! Read our Top Trumps World Football Stars slot review to get all the information on how the game is played. We also have a list of games, of old slots and new slots, on our Playtech slots reviews page.Read full article
11 May 2011Forget Mother's Day, Try Mother's Week at Silver Dollar Casino
Silver Dollar Casino celebrates moms with a Mother’s Day Spa Slots Tournament starting on May 9, 2011 and going until Friday, May 13th. The grand prize is a luxury spa vacation for two, one being your mom, and the other being her favorite child (which would be you). To round out your week, take advantage of the other promotions that Silver Dollar is cooking up.Read full article
11 May 2011Carbon Poker Loves Losers. And the occasional Winner.
Carbon Poker offers free online poker software, competitive poker bonuses, and a sleek interface that makes just about everything look cool. Bad Beats, for example, have never been more socially welcomed, and that’s partially due to the Carbon Poker Bad Beat Jackpot (currently over $190K). If you scored a hand with quad 7′s or better and you lose the hand to someone with quad 8′s or better, you have a shot at that enormous Bad Beat jackpot.Read full article
09 May 2011eCOGRA Revises Requirements; Aligns with CEN Workshop
It was announced at eCOGRA today that it is aligning its core Generally Accepted Practices (eGAPs) with the CEN Responsible Remote Gambling Measures in an effort to put itself on the front line of accredited operators. As one of the first initiatives since becoming an independent council, the eGAP revisions come at a time when the online gambling community has shown it needs a little guidance, as we’ve seen recently with Absolute Poker and Blanca Gaming of Antigua.Read full article