July court date is set for iMEGA's appeal to challenge the UIGEA
17 April 2009
iMEGA’s appeal hearing was originally slated for this month, but is now pushed back to July 6th. This has been a long time coming, and hopefully iMEGA will be successful in their bid to have the UIGEA overturned. This hearing will take place in Philadelphia, and I can’t wait! I’ll definitely be in attendance, and although I won’t be able to post live updates, I will definitely take notes and post my notes about the hearing from my car once the hearing is over.
I know I say it a lot, but, keep your fingers crossed! The judges ruling on this case could either make, or break, efforts to repeal the UIGEA that are currently underway.
You can read the whole story at iMEGA’s official website.
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Internet Gambling: Is there a fair bet? – That was the name of the hearing today by the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trades. Hopefully this was another step towards regulating and legalizing online gambling in the United States. Some like Poker Players Alliance chairman and former Sen. Alfonso D’Amato (R-N.Y.) say it is inevitable. “The status quo is badly broken and benefits no one,” D’Amato said.Read full article