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Tag: Poker Ban

PokerNews Feature: The Future of Online Poker in the U.S. -- Is Your State Next?

PokerNews' Matthew Kredell examines the future of online poker in the U.S. Which state will launch next? Will Sheldon Adelson's plot to ban Internet poker work?

American Lotteries Oppose Federal Ban on Online Poker

American lotteries announce opposition to federal ban on online poker, citing need for state's rights.

California Reacts to Sen. Feinstein's Support of Online Gambling Ban

California's Indian tribes and gaming concerns respond to the news that Sen. Dianne Feinstein has co-sponsored a bill that would ban online gambling.

Graham, Chaffetz Introduce Bills to Ban Online Poker in U.S.

A Sheldon Adelson-backed bill to ban online gambling the U.S. has been introduced by Sen. Lindsey Graham and Rep. Jason Chaffetz.

Democratic Battle Lines Form as Adelson's Anti-Web Gambling Bill Nears

Eleven state governors in the Democratic Governors Association have expressed opposition to the Sheldon Adelson-backed anti-Internet gambling bill that could be introduced on Wednesday.

Gov. Brian Sandoval Eyes Summer Launch for Nevada/Delaware Internet Poker Compact

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval believes that Nevada and Delaware could be sharing online poker player pools by this summer.

Sheldon Adelson's Anti-Internet Gambling Bill Could Be Introduced Next Week

Sen. Lindsey Graham could introduce the Sheldon Adelson-backed anti-Internet gambling bill as early as next week.

Pro-Internet Gambling Coalition Increases Efforts to Combat Adelson

A pro-online gambling coalition has increased efforts to fight Sheldon Adelson's Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling.

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.

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.

Italian Senate Votes to Ban Poker Advertisements on TV and Radio

The Italian Senate approved a controversial amendment involving poker and gambling advertisements on television and radio stations.

Wynn Approved for Internet Gambling in New Jersey, but Now Siding with Adelson?

Wynn Resorts Ltd. was approved to offer internet gambling in New Jersey, but CEO Stave Wynn is questioning the business opportunity in the market.

PPA "Working Overtime" to Prevent Sheldon Adelson's Latest Anti-Online Poker Push

The Poker Players Alliance is making an aggressive effort to prevent Sheldon Adelson's latest anti-online poker push from gaining momentum.

Wynn Resorts, Station Casinos Join American Gaming Association

Wynn Resorts, Station Casinos and Churchill Downs are the latest companies to join the American Gaming Association.

New Jersey Sen. Lesniak Fights Back Against Adelson's Anti-Web Gambling Campaign

New Jersey Sen. Ray Lesniak is fighting back against Sheldon Adelson's efforts to ban online gambling in the U.S.

Sheldon Adelson's EuroVegas Threatened by Spanish Smoking Ban

Sheldon Adelson, chairman and chief executive of Las Vegas Sands, may have his plans for EuroVegas thwarted by a Spanish smoking ban.

The Nightly Turbo: Texas Proposes Online Poker Ban, European Poker Awards Nominations

A look at the day's top poker news stories including a Texas bill that would ban online poker, the nominations for the 2012 European Poker Awards, and more.

Five Thoughts: A Petition to End Petitions

Barring Howard Lederer from the Aria poker room would be a direct violation of unalienable rights.

The Weekly Turbo: DOJ Discusses Full Tilt Poker Repayments, Lederer Petition, and More

A look at the week's top poker news stories including a hearing between the Poker Players Alliance and the Department of Justice about Full Tilt Poker refunds, a petition to ban Howard Lederer from a poker room in Las Vegas, and more.

The Weekly Turbo: Republican Party Backs Online Poker Ban, Lederer's Request, and More

A look at the week's top poker news stories including the Republican Party calling for a ban on Internet gambling in the U.S., Howard Lederer requesting a status conference with the federal court, and more.

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