Category: Poker News

PPA Continues Focus on State-by-State Regulation

April 24th, 2014 by

With approval of online poker at the federal level unlikely this year, the Poker Players Alliance (PPA) continues to push for state-by-state regulation.

Confirmed: PokerStars Enters Into Partnership with Morongo and Three California Cardrooms

April 24th, 2014 by

A recently issued press release details a recently forged arrangement between PokerStars and four influential players in California’s land-based poker scene.

Hearing on Online Poker in California Set for Tomorrow

April 23rd, 2014 by

The California State Assembly’s Committee on Governmental Organization meets tomorrow to discuss the possibility of introducing online poker in California.

New Jersey Likely to Join Interstate Poker Partnership in 2014

April 17th, 2014 by

Online poker players in New Jersey will likely be competing against players from both Nevada and Delaware by the end of this year.

Bovada Offers Road to WSOP 2014

April 16th, 2014 by

The 45th annual WSOP in Las Vegas is only six weeks away and Bovada has unveiled a “Road to Vegas 2014” promotion designed to send online players there.

Online Poker Expansion in U.S. Not Likely in 2014

April 11th, 2014 by

We are now in Q2 of 2014 and indications are that regulated online poker and gambling will not become a reality in any additional states this year.

Merge Desegregates Remaining Player Pool

April 10th, 2014 by

Sites across the Merge Gaming network will now share player liquidity – but with the change comes a few unexpected oddities.

Mississippi to Study Online Gambling

April 7th, 2014 by

An independent task force has been established in Mississippi for the purpose of studying both online gambling and wagering on sporting events.

Group of State Lawmakers Oppose Online Gambling Ban

April 4th, 2014 by

The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) has voiced its opposition to the recently introduced federal proposal seeking to ban online gambling.

New York Voters Support Online Poker

April 3rd, 2014 by

An online poker bill recently introduced in New York has the support of voters and may help to sway lawmakers in approving the measure.

Carbon Poker Introduces Anonymous SNG Registration

April 2nd, 2014 by

Carbon Poker has removed the option of seeing who has registered for a Sit n Go game to eliminate extreme game selection – more commonly known as “Bumhunting”