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  • 02 July 2006

    Study 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.

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  • 01 July 2006

    World 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.

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  • 01 July 2006

    Team 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.

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  • 01 July 2006

    SOME 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.

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  • 01 July 2006

    CRIBBAGE 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.

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  • 01 July 2006

    Poker.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.

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  • 01 July 2006

    Internet 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.

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  • 01 July 2006

    Washington 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.

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  • 01 July 2006

    PARTYGAMING 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!

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  • 30 June 2006

    Prestige 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.

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