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Tag: Sheldon Adelson

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.

Albert Agustinoy: "Online Poker Shared Liquidity Is Not a Priority in Europe"

What should have been Europe’s answer to Macau thanks to Shaldon Adelson’s "EuroVegas", is today a country with a complex fiscal system and a business environment that does not seem to favor the entrance of new international gambling companies.

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.

U.S. Congressman Plans to Introduce a Bill to Federally Ban Online Gambling

Utah Congressman Rep. Jason Chaffetz prepares to introduce a bill to federally ban online gambling.

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.

Inside Gaming: Social Gaming Growing, Revere Votes Yes, and Adelson Eyes Japan

Inside Gaming examines the growth of social gaming, Revere's vote for the Mohegan Sun proposal, Florida's new gambling bill, and Adelson's focus on Japan.

Five Thoughts: Full Tilt Repayments, Interstate Online Poker, Hellmuth's Beef, and More

Five Thoughts looks at the pending Full Tilt Poker repayments, the interstate online poker act signed by Nevada and Delaware, Phil Hellmuth's beef with the GPI and more.

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.

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.

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.

Las Vegas Sands & Caesars Leaders to Debate Future of Online Gaming in the US

From March 19-21, iGaming North America will host its 4th annual conference at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas.

Focus of Efforts for U.S. Online Poker Is More About Defense Than Offense in 2014

John Pappas and the Poker Players Alliance ready to stand tall and face Sheldon Adelson and company, stating the focus of efforts to license and regulate Internet poker in the U.S. will be more about defense than offense in 2014.

Sheldon Adelson's Draft of Internet Gambling Control Act Leaked

Sheldon Adelson and his Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling drafted the Internet Gambling Control Act, which was recently leaked.

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