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Tag: Online Poker

Sen. Dean Heller Proposing Federal Internet Gambling Ban Except for Poker

Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) and Senate Major Leader Harry Reid are working on federal legislation to ban all forms of online gambling except for poker.

Will Portugal Establish the Next Online Poker Monopoly in Europe?

Portugal's government has promised to approve new online gambling legislation by the end of February.

Seat Open with Adrienne Rowsome: Discovering Poker, Finding Love, & Her Bundle of Joy

PokerStars Team Online Adrienne Rowsome opens up about the unexpected changes that poker has brought into her life including a husband and a baby.

Real Gaming Becomes Nevada's Third Online Poker Site To Launch

Real Gaming, formerly known as South Point Poker, has become the third site to launch real-money operations in Nevada.

PokerStars Receives Online Poker License in Bulgaria: "The Country is Full of Promise"

PokerStars received an online poker license in Bulgaria. The site is expected to start offering games "within weeks."

TonyBet Poker Launches Android Mobile App

Got a smartphone or a tablet? Discover TonyBet Poker app to play open-face Chinese (OFC) poker from Android!

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Garden City Group Testing Bank Accounts for Full Tilt Poker Repayments

The Garden City Group is in the process of preparing payments for Petitioners who timely confirmed their Full Tilt Poker Account Balance.

Win Your Share of €1,000 in the TonyBet SNG Bike Ride Promotion!

Give your bankroll a boost by competing in Tony's €1,000 SnG Bike Ride promotion at TonyBet Poker.

The Online Railbird Report: Viktor "Isildur1" Blom Returns to Top of Weekly Leaderboard

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom returned to the top of the weekly leaderboard with $422,287 in profit from 1,044 hands spread over a dozen sessions.

Report: 47% of French Online Poker Players Play on Illegal Sites

According to a new research, the average French online player is under 30-year old and spends €778 on poker every year.

Sheldon Adelson Losing Early Battles of Anti-Internet Gambling Campaign

Sheldon Adelson is losing the early battles of his anti-Internet gambling campaign, but the war is far from over.

Mary Bono Plans to Fight Ban on Internet Gaming

Former Congresswoman Mary Bono teams up with Rep. Mike Oxley to compete against Sheldon Adelson in online gaming war.

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Filed by Convicted Black Friday Payment Processor Chad Elie

A lawsuit filed by convicted Black Friday payment processor Chad Elie against his lawyer was dismissed by a U.S. District Court Judge.

Life After Poker with Former Professional Player Julien Nuijten

From Magic: the Gathering to poker and from poker to restaurants -- discover Julien Nuijten's story.

The Sunday Briefing: Guilherme "VinceVegaMFR" Cheveau Wins PokerStars Sunday Million

Guilherme "VinceVegaMFR" Cheveau won the PokerStars Sunday Million on Feb. 9, 2014. Get all of the Sunday Major results in the Sunday Briefing.

partypoker Weekly: Valentines Mission, Sexton Speaks Out and More

The latest partypoker Weekly features news of a new mission, Mike Sexton speaking out, and details of the upcoming Poker Champions Cup.

The Online Railbird Report: Blom and Polk Continue to Battle Online at Aussie Millions

The Aussie Millions is in full swing, but that didn't stop Viktor "Isildur1" Blom and Doug "WGCRider" Polk from playing online in between tournaments.

TonyBet Poker Puts €5,000 Up for Grabs on OFC Sit-and-Go Freerolls

Things keep getting more and more interesting at TonyBet Poker, as the room launched a new set of Sit-and-Go freerolls with over €5,000 up for grabs.

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom Loses $400,000 to "Kagome Kagome" at 2-7 Triple Draw

The Australian atmosphere did not seem to be particularly favorable to Blom, as he closed a 2-hour session losing a rather large sum to his rival.