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Tag: Gambling legislation

Schleswig-Holstein Awards Three Online Gaming Licenses; Betfair Benefits

Schleswig-Holstein has awarded three online gaming licenses.

The Insiders: 888 CEO Brian Mattingley Talks Online Poker Legislation and More

888 CEO Brian Mattingley discusses online poker legislation in the U.S., signing MMA fighter Georges St-Pierre to represent 888poker, and more.

The Nightly Turbo: Online Poker Opposition, Largest Prize Pool in Minnesota History & More

Get caught up on the latest poker news stories in the Nightly Turbo.

Exclusive: Barney Frank "Not Optimistic" an Online Poker Bill Will Pass in 2012

Will Internet poker legislation be passed in 2012? Barney Frank gives us his opinion in this exclusive interview.

A Year Later: A Small Stakes Player Reflects on Black Friday

Poker pro Pawel Nazarewicz looks back on Black Friday and what the future holds for online poker, legislation, and players in the United States.

Lesniak Expects New Jersey's Internet Poker Bill to Reach Finish Line

Will New Jersey have Internet poker by the fall? Senator Lesniak believes so.

New Jersey Senate Committee Approves Online Gambling Bill

A New Jersey Senate committee passed a bill on Tuesday that would allow online wagering on casino games in the Garden State

Trump Entertainment Resorts and 888 Discuss Online Poker Venture in U.S.

Trump Entertainment Resorts and 888 Holdings are in discussions to offer online poker once a regulated online gambling market is implemented in the U.S.

Fraternal Order of the Police Supports Online Poker Regulation

The Fraternal Order of the Police has written a letter to leadership in both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in support of online poker regulation.

Utah Gov Signs Anti-Online Gambling Bill; State Opts Out of Any Internet Poker Regulation

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert signs anti-online gambling bill into law, opting the state out of any potential federal Internet poker regulation.

Iowa Senate Approves Online Poker Measure

On Tuesday night, the Iowa Senate approved a measure, by a vote of 29 to 20, which allows for state casinos and racetracks to offer Internet poker.

Mississippi Internet Gaming Bill Dies in Committee

The Mississippi Lawful Internet Gaming Act of 2012 was killed in committee on March 6, ending any hopes of the bill becoming a law.

Bwin.Party Applies for Nevada Internet Gaming License has applied for an Internet gaming license with the Nevada Gaming Control Board.

Exclusive: Internet Gaming in New Jersey Expected by September

NJ State Senator Raymond Lesniak expects legislation to allow for Internet gambling to be approved by state legislature on March 15, and in place by September.

National Conference of State Legislatures Oppose Federal Regulation of Online Poker

The National Conference of State Legislatures has spoked out against federal legalization of online poker, instead advocating regulation on the state level.

California Lawmakers Introduce Online Gaming Bill

Two California lawmakers introduced a bill that would legalize online poker within the state's borders.

Iowa Online Poker Bill Passed by Senate State Government Committee

On Wednesday, Iowa Senate Study Bill 3164, a bill that will allow state licensees to operate internet wagering on poker, was passed by a Senate State Government Committee.

Mississippi Becomes Latest State to Introduce Online Gaming Bill

On Wednesday, Mississippi introduced House Bill 1373, becoming the latest state to introduce online gaming legislation.

The Nightly Turbo: Online Poker Legislation Shelved, All In — The Poker Movie, and More

All In — The Poker Movie will make its movie theater debut next month. Read on to find out where.

D.C. Council Member Michael A. Brown Likely to Reintroduce Online Poker Legislation

D.C. council member Michael A. Brown will reintroduce his Internet poker legislation.