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Tag: Black Friday

Five Thoughts: The Shot-Clock Debate, Lisa Simpson Plays Online Poker, and More

Why tournament poker needs a shot clock, and a breakdown of The Simpsons' online poker episode.

PokerNews Weekly: ACOP, Full Tilt Poker Returns, WPT Schedule, Black Friday Chad, and More

Catch up on the week's top news stories with the PokerNews Weekly.

Full Tilt Poker: Will the Pros Play or Get Paid?

Full Tilt Poker is back, and many players have gained access to their player balances. The question is, will they choose to play or take the pay and cash out?

Five Thoughts: Greg Merson is World Champion, and Full Tilt Poker is Back

Five Thoughts: Greg Merson is the World Champion, and Full Tilt Poker is back.

Five Thoughts: Hellmuth Wins WSOPE Main Event, Ivey Owed £7.3 Million, and More

Phil Hellmuth won the WSOPE Main Event, Phil Ivey is owed £7.3 million from a London Casino, and more.

Poker Pros Fear Nevada's Online Poker Liquidity Pool

Poker players weigh in about online poker in Nevada and whether the state's liqiuidy pool will be large enough to make a living as a pro.

The Nightly Turbo: Black Friday Principal Sentenced to Prison, EPT Sanremo, and More

Black Friday defendant Chad Elie was sentenced to five months in prison, and EPT Sanremo is underway.

Recapping the Lederer Files — Part 2

A recap of PokerNews' exclusive interview with Full Tilt Poker's Howard Lederer.

Recapping The Lederer Files — Part 1

A recap of PokerNews' exclusive interview with Full Tilt Poker's Howard Lederer.

Five Thoughts: A Look at The Lederer Files and WCOOP Winners

Now that the entire seven-part series has been released, Five Thoughts takes a look at The Lederer Files in its entirety.

PokerStars Announces Plan for Relaunch of Full Tilt Poker and Payment of Non-U.S. Players

PokerStars details its plan to relaunch Full Tilt Poker and pay non-U.S. players.

The Lederer Files: The Process and Opinions

Interviewing Howard Lederer, was by far the most difficult project I can ever recall working on. I'm extremely proud of the work that was done by the PokerNews team to turn this from an idea into a finished project in under two-weeks time...

Dan "djk123" Kelly Discusses Winning his Record-Breaking Fourth WCOOP Bracelet

Dan "djk123" Kelly sits down to talk about his record-breaking fourth WCOOP win, his career, and his taste for graphic tees.

The Lederer Files: Outstanding Member Loans, Groupe Bernard Tapie Complications

In Part 6 of an exclusive interview series with PokerNews.com, Howard Lederer reveals startling information about the outstanding loans of some of the owners of Full Tilt Poker.

The Lederer Files: Black Friday Aftermath, the Search for a Solution

In Part 4 of an exclusive interview series with PokerNews.com, Howard Lederer opens up about the first few months after Black Friday, including the devastating news he discovered on April 21, 2012.

The Lederer Files: The Backlog and Black Friday

In Part 3 of an exclusive interview series with PokerNews.com, Howard Lederer discusses his initial discovery of a nine-figure backlog, and describes where he was when he learned about the Black Friday indictments.

Former Full Tilt Poker Executive Nelson Burtnick Pleads Guilty to Gambling Charges

Former Full Tilt Poker payment processing director Nelson Burtnick pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy and gambling. He faces 15 years in prison.

Five Thoughts: Howard Lederer Speaks

Howard Leder has ended his silence, and PokerNews is bringing you an exclusive series titled "The Lederer Files."

The Lederer Files: An Introduction

An introduction to "The Lederer Files," an exclusive interview series with Full Tilt Poker's Howard Lederer.

DOJ Files Second Amended Complaint; Alleges Lederer Funded Assets with Unlawful Proceeds

On Sept. 10, 2012, the United States Department of Justice filed a Second Amended Complaint that alleges Howard Lederer “funded personal bank accounts with unlawful proceeds.”

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