World Series Of Poker To Enter Pennsylvania

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One of the largest poker brands in the world is making its way to Pennsylvania. World Series of Poker (WSOP) has been confirmed to be joining Caesars Interactive Entertainment (CIE) through Caesar’s Entertainment Harrah’s Philadelphia. This partnership will see the launch of domestic online casino and poker gambling in Pennsylvania. CIE is one of the …

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New York Poker Bill Fails In State Assembly

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New York looks set to miss out on state-regulated online poker. The news comes from Assemblyman Gary Pretlow, the leading representative behind the legalization effort. For proponents of nationwide legal poker, this news is a big loss as New York would have been the fourth largest state to feature online poker. Currently, NY residents do …

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New York Making Progress With Online Poker Initiative

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The state of New York is gearing up to be the next state to usher in legal online poker. Proposed Senate Bill 3898 passed through the Senate’s Finance Committee on Tuesday, May 9. The bill passed unanimously through the Senate’s Racing, Gaming, and Wagering Committee earlier this year and now moves up to the general …

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Setbacks Force PokerTribe.com to Delay Launch Until October

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In late November of last year, the Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma was given approval to launch a real money online poker site called PokerTribe.com. In May, the site went live for play money games using Universal Entertainment Group’s software platform. In April, just a few weeks before the play money launch, the Iowa Tribe announced …

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California Poker Bill Expected To Miss August 31 Deadline

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The struggle to pass legislation regarding legal online poker in California continues with no end in sight. There are rumors floating around of concessions regarding the disagreements over suitability standards, but it doesn’t look like they will be enough to achieve a working version of the bill before the current California legislative session ends. The Final …

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Legal Betting Online Coming To Mississippi? State Legislators Commission Internet Gambling Study

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In late January of 2013, Mississippi State Representative Bobby Moak put forth a piece of legislation which would have legalized Internet gambling had it passed. State House Bill number 254 bore the very descriptive title of the Mississippi Lawful Internet Gaming Act of 2013. Legislation unsuccessfully the previous year sought to legalize and regulate several …

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