On Tuesday, it was announced that a settlement had been reached between the U.S. Department of Justice and PokerStars. The settlement allows for PokerStars to acquire the assets of Full Tilt Poker and for players who had their bankrolls stuck on Full Tilt Poker to be repaid. After the settlement was announced, poker players took to Twitter to express their thoughts about the news.
Great news, happy to represent @Pokerstars! "We've just announced the DOJ settlement. Read here: http://t.co/naWY8JCL for more information."— Vanessa Selbst (@VanessaSelbst)
Here is @blur5f6's $1M reaction to the news that @PokerStars purchased FullTilt and will pay players back: http://t.co/DXny1kx4— Mason Hinkle (@MasonHinkle)
PokerStars is the nuts “@PokerStars: We've just announced the DOJ settlement. Please read here: http://t.co/yc6vFRTW for more information.”— Daniel Negreanu (@RealKidPoker)