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article Victoria Coren Mitchell Quits PokerStars Over 'Addictive' Online Gaming Casino (11/27/2014)
(UK) -- Victoria Coren Mitchell, the only player in history to win two European Poker Tour titles, has resigned from representing PokerStars.com in the PokerStars Pro...
article PokerStars set for global launch of sports betting and table games (11/24/2014)
(Worldwide) -- Amaya Gaming-owned online poker brand PokerStars has confirmed it is to launch a new sports betting and table games offering on a global basis via its...
article PokerStars Announces Global Launch of Sports Betting and Casino Games (11/23/2014)
(Isle of Man) -- Amaya’s plan to turn PokerStars from the world’s biggest online poker site into an all-around online gaming hub will enter its most delicate...
article PokerStars Announces Worldwide Casino (11/22/2014)
(Isle of Man) -- PokerStars is ready to diversify as it announced Friday it’s in the process of launching casino table games and sports betting. The first two...
article PokerStars Enters Casino and Sports Betting Business (11/22/2014)
(Isle of Man) -- PokerStars is upping the ante when it comes to online dominance, as the leading poker room has announced its plans to establish table games and sports...
article PokerStars Rolls Out Plans for Global Betting and Casino Platform (11/22/2014)
(Isle of Man) -- When Amaya Inc paid one of the largest acquisition sums in gambling history to purchase PokerStars, it rolled out long term plans to see the group...
article PokerStars Announces Casino Games and Sports Betting in Italy (11/20/2014)
(Italy) -- PokerStars' entrance in the sports-betting market may start from Italy, as PokerStars.it's newly-appointed country manager, Marco Trucco, announced...
7 Total Articles on this Issue

Florida Gaming

article Florida Lottery may go online (11/26/2014)
(Florida) -- Playing the lottery in Florida could get a lot easier. A bill filed by state Sen. Gwen Margolis, D-Coconut Grove, would allow the Florida Lottery to become...
1 Article on this Issue

Pala Tribe

article Native American tribe becomes first to launch internet gaming in N.J. (11/26/2014)
(New Jersey) -- The first group associated with a tribe of Native Americans has dipped its toe into Internet gambling in New Jersey. Pala Interactive LLC is the first...
article California tribe becomes 1st to launch online gambling in NJ (11/24/2014)
(New Jersey) -- California's Pala Indians have launched their Internet gambling site in New Jersey following a test period last week, becoming the first tribe to do...
article New Jersey’s Pala Interactive Goes Live with Neteller (11/22/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Pala Interactive and Neteller will soon be open for business according to the company’s Chief Marketing Officer, Jeremy Clemons.
article Phil Ivey Shows Support for Newest New Jersey Online Casino (11/21/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Legendary poker player Phil Ivey is not known to be the most vocal gambling spokesman. So when he emerges from his shell to endorse an online gaming site...
article California tribe set to launch online gaming service in New Jersey (11/20/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Californian Native American tribe the Pala Band of Mission Indians is set to launch an online gaming service in the US state of New Jersey next week...
article Interview: Jim Ryan Talks Pala’s Plans for New Jersey, California’s Chances and His Time at Ultimate Bet (11/20/2014)
(New Jersey) -- The news that Pala Interactive had launched an online casino in New Jersey’s regulated market sparked a number of interesting conversations. Why...
6 Total Articles on this Issue

Santa Ysabel

press release Great Luck Statement in Support of Counter Motion Filed By Santa Ysabel Interactive (11/26/2014)
(California) -- Great Luck LLC, one of the nation’s leading interactive gaming (i-Gaming) companies, issued the following statement today in support of Santa...
article Tribe spokesman says Calif. AG attempting to weaken tribal governments (11/25/2014)
(California) -- California Attorney General Kamala Harris’ decision to sue an Indian tribe over online bingo attacks the sovereignty of all tribes, a spokesman for...
article Calif. AG sues Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel over online bingo (11/24/2014)
(California) -- California Attorney General Kamal Harris recently filed a lawsuit against the Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel for alleged Internet gaming. The suit alleges...
article California Files Lawsuit Against Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel (11/24/2014)
(California) -- The Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel is facing a federal lawsuit from the State of California over its online gaming activities. The state wants the plug...
press release Santa Ysabel Interactive on California Tribal Sovereignty Lawsuit (11/24/2014)
(California) -- Cruz Bustamante, spokesman for Santa Ysabel Interactive, an enterprise of the Santa Ysabel Tribal Development Corporation issued the following statement...
article Californian Tribe Served Federal Lawsuit Over Online Gambling Site (11/23/2014)
(California) -- On Tuesday, 18th November, the state of California brought a federal lawsuit against the Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel after it launched a real-money...
article Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel Hit by Cease-and-Desist Federal Order (11/22/2014)
(California) -- The Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel is facing the first legal challenge to its new online bingo platform, which could impact its impending online poker site...
article Injunction Filed Against Iipay Tribe for Gambling Launch (11/22/2014)
(California) -- Criminal complaints have been filed by the State of California against the Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel, or otherwise known as Santa Ysabel Band of...
article PALERMO: California Case Tests Tribal Online Gaming Under IGRA [sub req'd] (11/21/2014)
(California) -- The ability of an American Indian tribe to accept Internet wagers off reservation lands is set for court scrutiny as the California Attorney General...
9 Total Articles on this Issue

Sheldon Adelson

article STUTZ: Internet gambling bill not yet a priority (11/26/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- A congressional hearing on a bill to restore the Interstate Wire Act has lost steam in the current lame-duck session. Pro-Internet gaming folks,...
article Blanche Lincoln Segment on Mike Huckabee Show Full of Nonsense (11/26/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- One of the most bizarre news segments in online gaming’s history occurred on Mike Huckabee’s Fox News show over the weekend. Former...
article Mike Huckabee's Fight Against Online Gambling (and Libertarians) (11/26/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- Conversations between failed presidential candidates and senators-turned-lobbyists do not, typically, make for thrilling television. I won't...
article AC casinos join fight against Adelson's RAWA (11/25/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Atlantic City's casinos have finally moved to actively oppose the Restoration of America's Wire Act (RAWA) that would effectively render their...
article Atlantic City casinos oppose federal online gaming ban (11/24/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- You probably know about the rumors of a lame-duck bill to outlaw all internet casino betting – a Sheldon Adelson-backed idea that would knock...
article Graham, Chaffetz Call For Vote On Online Ban [sub req] (11/24/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- Senator Lindsey Graham, the South Carolina Republican who introduced legislation in March to institute a federal Internet gambling ban, says the...
article Unusual Activity Surrounds Adelson Gambling Bill (11/24/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- According to conservative website HumanEvents.com, conservatives on Capitol Hill have been told that the Restore America’s Wire Act (RAWA)...
article OP/ED: Sheldon Adelson as the devil (11/22/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- He has acquired a $36 billion fortune by catering to the human cravings for casino gambling and illicit or promiscuous sex. As the advertising...
article Adelson’s online gaming rebellion faces increased opposition (11/21/2014)
(USA) -- Sheldon Adelson’s campaign to ban all forms of online gambling in the US has suffered a further setback after it was reported that conservative opposition...
9 Total Articles on this Issue

Delaware Online

article Delaware online gaming revenue falls to lowest total since launch (11/25/2014)
(Delaware) -- The Delaware Lottery has reported that revenue generated from online gambling in the US state has fallen to the lowest monthly figure since a regulated...
1 Article on this Issue

New Jersey Gaming

article Pala Interactive live in New Jersey with Palacasino.com (11/25/2014)
(New Jersey) -- California’s Pala Band of Mission Indians has become the first Native American tribe to launch its online casino in the US state of New Jersey...
article Neteller to Return to New Jersey to Solve Payment Woes (11/24/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Neteller, who was once synonymous with online poker in the United States, is set to return to New Jersey thanks to a new partnership deal. Pala...
article New Jersey DGE: No Interstate iGaming Compacts on Horizon (11/24/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Since even before any states legalized and regulated online poker, there was talk about the need for states to band together and form interstate poker...
article New Jersey Online Gambling Underwhelms in First Year Running (11/24/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Internet gambling in New Jersey has been underwhelming in the year since it began, and it is now under attack by opponents looking to shut it down, even...
article NJ online gambling underwhelms in first year (11/22/2014)
(Atlantic City) -- Internet gambling in New Jersey has been underwhelming in the year since it began, and it is now under attack by opponents looking to shut it down,...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Kentucky Gaming

article Ky. lottery plans online ticket sales by fall (11/24/2014)
(Kentucky) -- By early next fall the Kentucky Lottery expects to make the sale of tickets for at least some games available through the use of computers, smart phones...
1 Article on this Issue

California Online

article STUTZ: Internet poker in California shapes up as coveted prize (11/23/2014)
(Las Vegas) -- California is shaping up as the nation’s Internet poker battleground in 2015. Everyone wants a piece of the potentially lucrative pie.
article San Manuel Joins Morongo, Card Clubs and Amaya in Push for Online Poker (11/21/2014)
(California) -- The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians has reportedly signed on to an existing business agreement with the Morongo Band of Mission Indians, California...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Ontario Gaming

article Ontario Prepares for Online Gaming Debut (11/23/2014)
(Ontario) -- On Tuesday, November 4, 2014, the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (“OLGC”) announced that certain lottery rewards program members have...
1 Article on this Issue

Sports Betting

article Sports betting keeps growing in popularity (11/23/2014)
(Delaware) -- Has the sports betting issue come to a head? New Jersey is trying to add unregulated sports gambling, and NBA commissioner Adam Silver recently spoke out...
article NBAs pursuit of more revenue feels like a gamble: Editorial (11/21/2014)
(New Jersey) -- The greatest scandal to defile the National Basketball Association in recent years involved a referee with a gambling addiction who manipulated the point...
article Sports Gambling: Charge or Block? (11/21/2014)
(Rhode Island) -- Betting on sports has been formally illegal in the United States since 1992, when Congress passed PASPA, the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Amaya Gaming

article Go All-In on Amaya Gaming (AMYGF) (11/21/2014)
(Wall Street) -- Three months ago, I wrote about Canadian gaming company Amaya Gaming Group (AMYGF), which had purchased the two biggest online poker brand names around...
1 Article on this Issue

Online Gambling

article For Online Poker to Succeed, Full Online Gaming Has To Be Available (11/21/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- As Congress returns for their “lame duck” session this month, there have been rumblings regarding online gaming and poker. For now it...
1 Article on this Issue

Rhode Island Online

article Rhode Island Investigating Ex-Attorney General on Lobbying Rule (11/21/2014)
(Rhode Island) -- Rhode Island officials are investigating whether a former attorney general violated state lobbying rules by making appeals to his former colleagues on...
article RI Secretary of State asks former AG Patrick Lynch for lobbying details (11/21/2014)
(Rhode Island) -- The Rhode Island secretary of state’s office says it’s asked former Attorney General Patrick Lynch for more information about his...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Europe Online

article New VAT Laws Could Cost Online Gaming Companies Tens of Millions (11/20/2014)
(Europe) -- Online gaming operators will be subject to tens of millions of dollars per year in value-added tax (VAT) starting in 2015 as the European Union (EU)...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article High 5 Games continues content roll-out for Gamesys brands (11/26/2014)
(UK) -- Online and land-based games supplier High 5 Games has expanded the range of real-money online games it supplies to Jackpot Joy operator Gamesys, with seven new...
press release Agenda announced for 2nd annual iGaming Legislative Symposium at Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel, February 26, 2015 (11/26/2014)
(California) -- Don’t miss the most comprehensive discussion on the future of iGaming in California. State legislators, gaming regulators, tribal and commercial...
article Govt has 'little intention' to legalise e-gambling (11/24/2014)
(South Africa) -- It is unlikely South Africans will see online gambling legalised in the country in the short-term, as government seems to be dragging its feet. The...
article Can Money Buy A Ban On Legal Internet Gambling? (11/23/2014)
(USA) -- When Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) introduced legislation to overturn New Jersey and two other states’ decisions to legalize online gambling for the...
article Conservative Backlash to Sheldon Adelson and RAWA (11/23/2014)
(USA) -- Sheldon Adelson’s RAWA (Restoration of America’s Wire Act) push hit an unexpected snag this week after it emerged there is growing concern among...
article Norquist Rallies Conservatives, Libertarians to Oppose Online Gambling Ban (11/23/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- Conservative advocates, including Grover Norquist and Lawson Bader, joined the fight to stop Congress from banning internet gambling, through H.R....
article PPA Weighs in on Lame Duck Effort to Ban Online Gambling (11/23/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- John Pappas, executive director of the Poker Players Alliance (PPA), the leading poker grassroots advocacy group with more than one million members...
article Republicans Oppose Sheldon Adelson's Bill Banning Online Gambling (11/23/2014)
(USA) -- After donating more than $100 million to the Republican party, one might think that Las Vegas Sands CEO Sheldon Adelson would have a good chance of influencing...
article RON PAUL: Internet gambling ban a losing bet for Congress (11/23/2014)
(USA) -- Most Americans, regardless of ideology, oppose “crony capitalism” or “cronyism.” Cronyism is where politicians write laws aimed at...
article New Distribution Deal for NetEnt and SkillonNet (11/22/2014)
(USA) -- Net Entertainment and SkillOnNet signed a multi-year agreement allowing the online gaming developer to host the Scandinavian based slots developers entire slots...
article PWC expects no igaming agenda for South Africa (11/21/2014)
(South Africa) -- Accountancy firm PWC has stated that the South African government is unlikely to open and regulate its online gambling market, due to continued...
article Malta Seeks Ways To Lure Online Operators [sub req] (11/19/2014)
(Malta) -- Malta is preparing a package of measures to keep and attract online gambling jobs and licensees, as competition heats up with licensing rivals such as the...
article Poor odds for online gambling in South Africa (11/19/2014)
(South Africa) -- It’s unlikely that online gambling in South Africa will take off for the foreseeable future as the department of trade and industry, which is...
article iGaming suppliers seek opportunities in Macau (11/19/2014)
(Macau) -- Several e-gaming platform providers believe Macau has great potential as local regulations foresee the possibility of mobile casino gaming. The Internet is...
article Gibraltar's Online Gambling Boom Has Made It a Haven for British Expats (11/18/2014)
(Gibraltar) -- As one of the 14 remaining British Overseas Territories (nobody bar UKIP talks about "colonies" any more), it would be easy to dismiss Gibraltar...
article EveryMatrix Strenghtens Awareness Mexico, Malta, Macau (11/13/2014)
(Malta) -- With hopes of strengthening its operations, EveryMatrix opened up two new offices in Mexico and Malta. With an office opening in the Phillipines just last...
article Spanish Regulators Issues Gambling Ad TV Fines (11/13/2014)
(Spain) -- Commercial broadcasters are under investigation for breaching the country’s gambling advertising laws. The Spanish Commission for Markets and...
press release NCLGS To Take Giant Step Forward ON January 9 With Policy Framework For Internet Gaming, Releases Proposed Amendments To Draft (11/11/2014)
(Florida) -- The National Council of Legislators from Gaming States (NCLGS) took a giant step forward in development of its groundbreaking draft U.S. Policy Framework...
article The virtual bouncers protecting online casinos (11/10/2014)
(UK) -- We all know that brick and mortar casinos will go to great lengths to protect against cheaters, but less is known about the security systems in place at online...
article Government ready to help online gaming sector face overseas threats (11/10/2014)
(Malta) -- Parliamentary Secretary José Herrera said that the government was committed to work with Malta's iGaming industry to reduce the impact of overseas...

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