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888poker To Launch Its Own Online Poker Brand In The US By 2022 USA

24 May, 2021 888poker To Launch Its Own Online Poker Brand In The US By 2022

According to a report by Pokerfuse, the Senior Vice President of 888 Holdings and Head Of Country Yaniv Sherman told the media about the future plans for 888poker brands in the US. He also discussed the launch plans in West Virginia and preparations for Pennsylvania and Michigan. He als...

Can Joe Biden change the fortunes of real money gaming industry?Can Joe Biden change the fortunes of real money gaming industry? USA

30 Jan, 2021 Can Joe Biden change the fortunes of real money gaming industry?

In the US presidential elections that were held in November, Joe Biden was elected as the President. Biden is among the few politicians from the US who opposed the Trump administration’s reversal of the Wire Act in 2018. What is the Wire Act? The Wire Act of 1961 is a United States fede...

Biden's win in election could be favourable for US online poker USA

04 Nov, 2020 Biden’s win in election could be favourable for US online poker

It’s the day for the US elections results and this could be the last time we see businessmen, students, gamers, poker players, meme creators etc rattle their minds because of Trump. In the broader sense, poker players have been eagerly waiting to know the results as that could pav...

DOJ, New Hampshire argue Wire Act in US Appeals Court USA

19 Jun, 2020 DOJ, New Hampshire argue Wire Act in US Appeals Court

The stage was set for the next chapter in the Wire Act saga on Thursday morning, 18 June for an oral argument in the case of New Hampshire Lottery Commission et al. v. United States Department of Justice e al., before the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit which could ...

DOJ, New Hampshire argue Wire Act in US Appeals Court USA

10 Jun, 2020 The US Wire Act case oral argument to be heard on 18 June

The coronavirus pandemic continues and so does several oral arguments. This clearly means the one involving the United States Wire Act proceedings. In the latest update, the oral argument in the case of New Hampshire Lottery Commission et al. v. United States Department of Justice is no...

West Virginia becomes 5th state to legalize online gambling USA

01 Apr, 2019 West Virginia becomes 5th state to legalize online gambling

The US state of West Virginia only required their Governor Jim Justice’s signature for House Bill 2934, the Lottery Interactive Wagering Act to become a law. The Governor didn’t sign the bill within the deadline date on Wednesday, and the bill automatically became a law. Following Justi...

Las Vegas USA

15 Mar, 2019 MGM hopes to bring Las Vegas-style gaming to New York

MGM Resorts is one of the grandest casinos among a host of others located in the sin city, Las Vegas. MGM had recently purchased the Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway in Yonkers, New York this January. Now, they have decided to act on their NY expansion plans further by seeking a fu...

US DOJ delays enforcing new Wire Act opinion USA

02 Mar, 2019 US DOJ delays enforcing new Wire Act opinion

A couple months ago in January, the US Department of Justice announced its new opinion on the US Federal Wire Act, a 1961 law that barred all forms of wire communication facility while gambling, to include online gambling as well. This was received with plenty of backlash by at least tw...

Sports betting bill clears first hurdle in Indiana USA

08 Feb, 2019 Sports betting bill clears first hurdle in Indiana

On Wednesday afternoon, American time, a major hurdle was cleared in the way of Indiana’s pursuit of legalizing sports betting. The bill, called Senate Bill 552, is authored by Republicans Mark Messmer and Jon Ford and calls for two casinos in Gary, Indiana to relocate and legalize spor...

Kentucky sees online poker bill submitted in House USA

08 Feb, 2019 Kentucky sees online poker bill submitted in House

Kentucky, a majorly conservative state in the United States, has tried in the past to legalize online gambling but it did not amount to anything. However, a recently introduced bill in the House could possibly be the start of positive things to come for the industry in Kentucky. Republi...

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