Despite referendum, bestbet denied right to install slot machines in Jacksonville

While Duval, Florida residents voted to authorize slot machines in the county, the state has turned down bestbet’s request to add 2,000 slot machines...

Charities benefit from inaugural Microgaming poker tournament

Gaming software development firm Microgaming has revealed that the inaugural charity poker tournament it organized around February’s ICE Totally Gaming trade show in London...

Monte-Carlo casino to host PokerStars Championship starting April 25th

The Monte Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort will be taken over by poker players this week as the PokerStars Championship action begins. The poker...

888poker announces massive WSOP promise

With the summer only a few months away, online poker rooms are preparing for the upcoming World Series of Poker. The popular poker series...

Absolute Poker players to finally get their money back

Last week, Joon H. Kim, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York announced that eligible players who have been...

Popular Stockholm iGaming Forum Set to Overview Sweden’s 2017 Gaming Legislation

Expert electronic gambling operators and officials are gathering April 5th and 6th for Stockholm’s 9th Annual iGaming Forum. Attendees have a unique opportunity to...

Key NY Assemblyman Pretlow hints at Online Poker support

Assemblyman J.Gary Pretlow, who heads the New York Assembly’s Racing and Wagering Committee, hinted that he is willing to support the effort to legalize...

Australian Online Poker Alliance gains support with proposed amendment

Poker players in Australia have been worried since November about the potential to lose access to their favorite game due to the Interactive Gambling...

Committee approves iGaming bill in Michigan following push in Pennsylvania

Just one day after a legislative hearing regarding the legalization of online gambling in Pennsylvania was held, a bill that would also legalize iGaming...

Absolute Poker founder pleads not guilty in federal court

Scott Tom, founder and co-owner of Costa Rica-based Absolute Poker, arrived in the U.S. from Barbados Thursday to face money laundering and UIGEA charges....

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In Connecticut, a senior politician has reportedly called on the United States Department of the Interior to act “clearly and authoritatively” regarding whether it...

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Tony G banned from Russia; blacklisted by Vladimir Putin

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Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment appoints Mario Kontomerkos

In Connecticut, the federally-recognized Mohegan Tribe has announced that its casino-operating Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment vehicle has selected Mario Kontomerkos to replace Mitchell Etess...

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