Category: Poker News

Federal Moratorium Rumored for US Online Poker

July 9th, 2015 by

Capitol Hill politicians are said to be considering a proposal that would impose a temporary moratorium on the further expansion of online poker in the US.

BetOnline Poker Looking for Superheroes in July

July 3rd, 2015 by

BetOnline has launched an innovative superhero-themed promotion for July, with no limits on how much money a player can collect or the number of winners!

Last Chance to Win in ACR´s World Series of Jackpots

July 1st, 2015 by

With the WSOP Main Event starting this weekend, Americas Cardroom has announced that its World Series of Jackpots promotion will finish this coming Friday.

RAWA Reintroduced in U.S. Senate

June 25th, 2015 by

The Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA) was reintroduced in the Senate yesterday by South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham.

Bryan Micon to Attend Court in Nevada on Bitcoin Poker Charge

June 23rd, 2015 by

Bryan Micon will reportedly return to Nevada and appear in court for operating an unlicensed Bitcoin poker site this Thursday.

Caesars Interactive Fined for NJ Online Breaches

June 18th, 2015 by

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has fined Caesars Interactive $15,000 for allowing self-excluded gamblers to create accounts and bet online.

WPN Makes Some Winning Changes

June 15th, 2015 by

The Winning Poker Network (WPN) recently modified its Sit n’ Crush leaderboard race by adding Jackpot Poker to the mix, much to the delight of players.

SEIGMA Survey Flawed re Online Poker in Massachusetts

June 15th, 2015 by

A survey conducted by the University of Massachusetts has projected a market in excess of 12,000 players if online poker was regulated in the Bay State.

ACR to be Well-Represented at WSOP Main Event

June 13th, 2015 by

If you’re planning to play in the WSOP Main Event next month, chances are that you’ll run into players there who won their seats via Americas Cardroom (ACR).

Tourney Guarantees Reduced on Rest-of-World Sites

June 10th, 2015 by

Poker players located outside of the U.S. have been playing for less guaranteed prize pool money of late on sites such as Full Tilt and Partypoker.

What´s UIGEA Doing Back in the News?

June 9th, 2015 by

Over the next few days, a few UIGEA-related headlines will start to appear in the poker press; but there is no need for players to be concerned.