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Tag: Gambling legislation

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Online gambling legislation has been repealed in the District of Columbia.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

Rep. Stephen Sandstrom Introduces Bill to Prevent Internet Gambling in Utah

Utah Rep. Stephen Sandstrom Introduces H.B. 108 to Prevent Internet Gambling in Utah if congress passes H.R. 1174, Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection & Enforcement Act.

District of Columbia Ready to Repeal Online Gambling Legislation

Washington, D.C. could repeal its online gambling legislation.

Caesars Entertainment Interactive, 888 Extend Licensing Deal to U.S.

888 Holdings and Caesars Interactive Entertainment announced they were extending their U.K. licensing agreement to the United States.

Playtech Announces Partnerships Ahead of New Gambling Markets

Playtech announced two new partnerships and the acquisition of a UK sportsbook developer as part of its new global strategy.

Will Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid Push Federal Online Poker Legislation in 2012?

A look at what Harry Reid's latest comments to could mean for federal online poker legislation.

Iowa Senator to Draft Bill for Intrastate Online Poker

Iowa Sen. Jeff Danielson says he plans to draft an Internet poker bill in Iowa sometime in the near future.

Online Poker: What to Look for in 2012

A look at what could be in store for online poker legislation in 2012.

Belgian Gaming Commission Approves, and

The Belgian Gaming Commission announced that it three sites for real-money play and will block access to all other unauthorized sites.