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Ignition Poker Hosting Two Super Bowl Tournaments on Saturday

This Saturday, biggest US poker site Ignition Poker is hosting two special edition tournaments to mark Super Bowl LIII taking place in Atlanta.

Study Proposed to Assess Problem Gambling in New York

A bill is passing through New York´s legislature that could delay the introduction of online gambling until the extent of problem gambling is fully understood.

Bill Proposed to Regulate Online Gambling in Connecticut

The “proposed bill” would allow Connecticut´s casinos to offer sports betting and online gambling, and the state´s Lottery Corporation to offer online Keno.

West Virginia: Online Gambling off the Agenda for 2019

Just three weeks into 2019, West Virginia´s legislators have decided to scrap proposals to regulate online poker and online casino games in the Mountain State.

Schedule Released for Winning Poker Network´s OSS Cub3d VII

Winning Poker Network has released the schedule for its seventh OSS Cub3d series which will run for four consecutive weeks from February 10th to March 10th.

Fallout from DOJ Revised Wire Act Opinion Continues

Concerns continue to be raised about how the DOJ´s revised Wire Act opinion will effect jurisdictions that have regulated online gambling in the U.S.

New DoJ Wire Act Opinion Restricts Online Poker and Gambling

The US Department of Justice issued a new opinion on the Wire Act, reversing its prior 2011 opinion that paved the way for states to regulate online gambling.

Illinois Gambling Expansion Supported by New Governor?

J.B. Pritzker took over the office of Illinois governor on Monday, causing proponents of online poker and gambling to gain new hopes for regulation.

New Online Gambling Bill Introduced in West Virginia

Lawmakers in West Virginia are trying once again to regulate online gambling in the Mountain State, but have they missed something out from their proposals?

Beware of Buying into Russian Bitcoin Rumor

A rumor that the Russian Government is about to invest $10 billion in Bitcoin should be treated with caution as there are reasons to suspect its reliability.

A New Year. A New NY Online Poker Bill

For the sixth year in succession, an attempt is being made to regulate online poker in New York even though the concerns from previous years still exist.