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Rafe Furst Settles Black Friday Civil Case with Department of Justice

Former Full Tilt Poker board member Rafe Furst has settled with the with the U.S. Attorney's Office regarding the civil money laundering and forfeiture case bright against him.

The Nightly Turbo: Chad Elie's Black Friday Story, Tony G and Manchester United, & More

Former online poker payment processor Chad Elie gave his side of the story about Black Friday, and Tony G gave poker lessons to six Manchester United soccer players.

Katie “hotjenny314” Dozier Relocates to Continue Online Poker Career

Katie “hotjenny314” Dozier of The Grindettes talks about her start in online poker, writing poker books, and relocation to Mexico.

The Nightly Turbo: U.S. Poker Players Receive Bad News, Jake Cody Leaves PKR, and More

The PPA says that the Department of Justice is "a long way away" from repaying Full Tilt Poker's US customers, and Jake Cody is no longer a member of Team PKR Pro.

John Pappas Says U.S. FTP Player Remission Process Won't be a "Speedy Process"

John Pappas talks about his meeting regarding the repayment of U.S. Full Tilt Poker Funds with the Department of Justice.

Poker Players Alliance: Repayment of Full Tilt Poker's U.S. Players a "Long Way Away"

After meeting with the Department of Justice on Nov. 13, the Poker Players Alliance said that the repayment of Full Tilt Poker;s U.S. customers is "a long way away."

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, Howard Lederer reveals startling information about the outstanding loans of some of the owners of Full Tilt Poker.