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Tag: Gambling legislation

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.

Senate Committee Hearing Focuses on What Wire Act Opinion Means for Indian Tribes

Thursday's hearing in the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs focused on the DOJ's opinion on the Wire Act and what it could mean for Indian Tribes.

Council of the District of Columbia Votes to Repeal Online Gambling Legislation

Online gambling legislation has been repealed in the District of Columbia.

U.S. Digital Gaming's Richard Bronson: "It's Game Time" for Online Poker

U.S. Digital Gaming founder Richard "Skip" Bronson weighs in on online gaming legislation.

FairPlayUSA to Continue Push on Educating Public on Need for Online Poker Regulation

FairPlayUSA has been quiet in its first six months of operation, though that doesn't mean the organization funded by Las Vegas casinos to make the case for federal legislation to regulate online poker, has been ineffective.

Washington, D.C. Online Gambling Bill Headed to Full Vote for Repeal Next Week

Washington D.C.'s Internet gambling bill will head to a full vote for repeal next week.