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Tachi-Yokut Tribe

article Tachi Palace celebrates grand reopening of High Limit Gaming Room (11/15/2019)
(California) -- The Tachi Yokut Tribe and Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino are proud to announce the recent grand reopening of the High Limit Gaming room.
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New Jersey Gaming

article 3 Unexpected Lessons Learned From 6 Years Of Online Poker In New Jersey (11/12/2019)
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey online poker industry turns 6 years old later this month. It is no secret online poker has struggled to find any momentum, and continues...
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Pala Tribe

article Pala Casino to host charity tournaments to benefit military families (11/11/2019)
(California) -- Pala Casino Resort Spa plans to host two charity tournaments in November to benefit military families as part of the casino’s community outreach...
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Pennsylvania Gaming

article Pennsylvania casino launches online poker games, a first in the state (11/4/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- Pennsylvania’s first online poker operator launched Monday, the latest option created by the state’s 2017 law that expanded gambling....
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Massachusetts Gaming

article ‘Inside The Edge’ Humanizes The Romanticized World of Professional Gambling (10/30/2019)
(USA) -- I’m not what you’d call a “winning” blackjack player. I couldn’t count cards if my life depended on it and being dealt an ace...
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Election 2020

article Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang Supports Legal Online Poker Nationwide (10/26/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- Andrew Yang may have just won the vote of the poker community. The 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful said on Twitter he supports legal online...
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Hard Rock

article Hard Rock Casino Rockford won't offer live poker (10/23/2019)
(Illinois) -- Hard Rock Casino Rockford, in Illinois, will not have a live poker room with tables. Hard Rock International plans to apply for the only available Rockford...
article Poker not in the cards for proposed Hard Rock Casino (10/21/2019)
(Illinois) -- While poker remains a popular game in the casino world, gamblers will need to find another place for live poker tables as the soon-to-be Hard Rock Casino...
article Poker not in the cards for Hard Rock Casino Rockford (10/19/2019)
(Illinois) -- Bad news for lovers of Texas Hold ’em, seven-card stud and Omaha Hi-Lo: Hard Rock Casino Rockford is not planning to offer live poker. Poker remains a...
article BLOG: Pregnancy Helps Jason Mercier Win Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Title (8/12/2019)
(Florida) -- Positive omens and a pregnant wife have helped Jason Mercier win his first live event in two years at the 2019 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open.
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article Poker Bust: 27 Nevada Poker Rooms Have Closed Their Doors Since 2011 (10/22/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- There was a time that nearly all Las Vegas Strip casinos hosted a poker room. The exceptions were Casino Royale, Cosmopolitan, Encore, New York-New York,...
article BLOG: The Venetian Defends a New Poker Series (9/20/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The poker room in The Venetian has been hosting the popular DeepStacks Series, that offers lucrative rewards for the most successful players. Players from...
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Sports Leagues

article Casino table games manufacturer Interblock signs deal with NHL (10/21/2019)
(USA) -- Major automated tables games producer Interblock has signed a licence agreement with the US National Hockey League so that its games may be decorated with all...
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Postle Scandal

article California Poker Scandal Atypical of Sector, Says Plaintiffs’ Attorney (10/18/2019)
(California) -- The California lawsuit against Stones Gambling Hall and player Mike Postle for alleged cheating — relates to one gaming venue, one player and...
article Poker prodigy or a cheat? Lawsuit seeks $30 million in Stones Gambling Hall scandal (10/12/2019)
(California) -- Michael Postle is really, really good at poker. Or, he’s really, really good at cheating. These are the allegations drawn from a racketeering and...
article Poker Players Sue Stones Gambling Hall, Mike Postle for $30 Million in Alleged Cheating Case (10/10/2019)
(California) -- Stones Gambling Hall, the California cardroom at the center of a possible poker cheating scandal, has been named in a $30 million lawsuit brought by 24...
article Poker Players File $30 Million Lawsuit Against Suspected Cheaters Mike Postle, Justin Kuraitis (10/9/2019)
(California) -- Former Stones Live Commentator Veronica Brill, who was the whistle blower on the Mike Postle cheating allegations, along with 24 other poker players who...
article Poker Experts Suspicious Over Mike Postle’s High Win Rate as He Denies Allegations (10/7/2019)
(California) -- Former pro poker players are echoing concern from colleagues over possible cheating by Mike Postle, who has often played live-streamed games at...
article Poker world rocked by cheating scandal (10/7/2019)
(California) -- A poker player named Mike Postle is under investigation for cheating during live-streamed poker games, and the fallout has produced one of the most...
article Postle on Matusow podcast, Stones Gambling Hall under investigation (10/7/2019)
(California) -- After a week under the severe analysis of the poker industry Mike Postle went from being under scrutiny from poker players and fans to being under...
article Stones Gambling Hall pulls plug on livestreamed poker games after cheating allegations against regular player (10/5/2019)
(California) -- Stones Gambling Hall in Sacramento, California says it will not livestream poker games pending an investigation into cheating allegations made against...
article Video stream may have exposed cheater at California casino (10/5/2019)
(California) -- A casino in Citrus Heights, near Sacramento, has hired a former U.S. Prosecutor to look into claims of a cheating poker player that people reported...
article Investigation underway after Citrus Heights casino was 'alarmed by allegations of unfair play' (10/4/2019)
(California) -- The Stones Gambling Hall in Citrus Heights, California has hired a former U.S. Prosecutor to look into allegations of a cheating poker player. Attorney...
article The Cheating Scandal Rocking the Poker World (10/4/2019)
(California) -- On January 12, a group of poker players gathered at Stones Gambling Hall near Sacramento to play no-limit hold’em. The game was being streamed on Twitch...
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International Game Technology

press release IGT Reaffirms Video Poker Leadership with Launch of PeakBarTop Cabinet at G2E 2019 (10/7/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (IGT) announced today that the Company will reaffirm its video poker leadership with the trade show...
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Mohegan Sun

article Ottawa Senators Owner Sued for $1 Million in Unpaid Markers Claims Mohegan Sun Wouldn’t Cash Chips When He Was Winning (10/4/2019)
(Connecticut) -- Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk claims Connecticut’s Mohegan Sun casino acted in bad faith by refusing his request to cash out his chips when...
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Card Clubs

article Maverick Continues Shopping Spree, Scoops up Three Colorado Casinos in Deal With CC Gaming (10/2/2019)
(Colorado) -- Maverick Gaming LLC, a closely held regional company, is continuing its recent slew of purchases by acquiring CC Gaming LLC, Colorado’s largest...
article Maverick Gaming closes on WA card rooms (10/2/2019)
(Washington) -- Maverick Gaming has closed on the purchase of five card rooms in the US state of Washington.The locations are: the Macau Casino in Lakewood, the Macau...
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Phil Ivey

article Ivey's Attorney Throws Court a Curve in the Borgata Edge-Sorting Appeal (10/1/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- Phil Ivey’s legal battle with the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa over a late 2016 ruling that favored the casino to the tune of $10.13 million...
article BLOG: The Phil Ivey Saga Continues — Borgata Makes a Move (8/23/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- Phil Ivey successfully managed to obtain a six-figure score in an event in 2019 World Series of Poker. Although he may not consider that too big of a...
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Pokagon Band

article South Bend's Four Winds Casino opens high limit room (9/30/2019)
(Indiana) -- The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians’ Four Winds Casinos are pleased to announce that a high limit room opened at Four Winds Casino South Bend this...
article South Bend casino works to expand its gambling options (9/10/2019)
(Indiana) -- The Four Winds casino in South Bend, Indiana, could add more gambling options if the state agrees to it, according to The Associated Press. The South Bend...
article Talks planned for expanded gambling at Indiana tribal casino (9/10/2019)
(Indiana) -- Indiana officials are going to start negotiating with a Native American tribe over allowing expanded gambling at its South Bend casino. The Michigan-based...
article Table games, sports betting and expansion coming to South Bend's Four Winds Casino? (9/9/2019)
(Indiana) -- The state has agreed to grant a request from the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians to negotiate a compact that could allow table games at the band’s...
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Texas Gaming

article In a state with strict gambling laws, poker club operates openly (9/30/2019)
(Texas) -- The first thing you hear when you step into Robert Espericueta’s club is the constant rattle of poker chips, a steady drum of clicks and clacks that...
article The Perils of Semi-Legal Poker (9/11/2019)
(Texas) -- Daniel Kebort first thought of opening his own poker club on a cool night in the fall of 2010. He and a friend, Sam Von Kennel, were on an expedition. In...
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Gun Lake

article GRCC partners with Gun Lake Casino for a Blackjack Dealer Academy (9/26/2019)
(Michigan) -- This fall, Grand Rapids Community College is partnering with Gun Lake Casino for a BlackJack Dealer Academy. The program, offered through GRCC’s...
article Community college, casino partnering on Blackjack Dealer Academy (9/14/2019)
(Michigan) -- Grand Rapids Community College and Gun Lake Casino are partnering this fall to offer a Blackjack Dealer Academy to provide in-demand jobs. A public...
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Atlantic City Gaming

article Exploring multi-roll side bets on the craps table (9/24/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- Most of the best bets at craps involve multiple rolls. Those with house edges under 2% are pass or come (1.41%), don’t pass or don’t come...
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Caesars

article Caesars begins Las Vegas fire sale with US$516 million Rio deal, retains World Series of Poker (9/23/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Caesars Entertainment Corp has offloaded its first Las Vegas property since announcing its impending US$17.8 billion merger with Eldorado Resorts,...
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Japan Gaming

article Daily table win at Japan IRs to match Marina Bay Sands: Fitch (9/20/2019)
(Japan) -- Ratings agency Fitch says it expects Japan’s first round of integrated resort developments to generate annual gross gaming revenue of more than US$10...
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Michigan Gaming

article Michigan Tribal Casino, Community College Partner to Offer Blackjack Dealer Academy (9/16/2019)
(Michigan) -- Gun Lake Casino and Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC) have announced a partnership to develop a job training program to help the Michigan-based tribal...
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California Gaming

article Gambling Group Can't Get Involved In Tribes' Card Game Fight [sub req] (9/10/2019)
(California) -- A California federal judge won't take another look at his refusal to let a nontribal gambling trade group intervene in three tribes' suit over...
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Virginia Gaming

article After hours of talk, Danville Planning Commission tables gaming machine issue (9/9/2019)
(Virginia) -- After hours of discussion from city staff, attorneys, business owners and residents, the Danville Planning Commission on Monday tabled 11 applications for...
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Macau Gaming

article Macau casino dealer tally up nearly 5pct in 2Q (8/23/2019)
(Macau) -- There were 25,213 dealers employed in the Macau casino industry at the end of the second quarter 2019, up 4.8 percent from the prior-year period, according to...
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Turning Stone

article Turning Stone Guarantees $100,000 In This Weekend's Empire State Hold'em Championships (8/14/2019)
(New York) -- The Empire State Hold’em Championships are underway at Turning Stone Resort Casino in New York, but there is still plenty of time to get in on the...
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Foxwoods

article Former Foxwoods Dealer Stays Out of Prison after Confessing Blackjack Scheme (8/9/2019)
(Connecticut) -- An ex-dealer at Foxwoods Resort Casino avoided spending any time in Connecticut prison despite admitting the theft of about $18,000 largely by...
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Louisiana Gaming

article Can Shreveport/Bossier City become the 'Mecca' of Poker in the South? (8/7/2019)
(Louisiana) -- Major tournament poker is no stranger to Bossier City, but it's been a while. And don’t expect any rain delays at the Horseshoe Casino this time...
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Charity Gaming

article Erin McCarty Takes Win at Charity Poker Event (8/5/2019)
(Indiana) -- Horseshoe Casino hosted a charity poker event Sunday afternoon and lots of local celebrities came out to try to win money for charity.
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Pennsylvania Online

article Hollywood Casino Plans to Launch Online Poker in Pennslyvania “By the End of 2019” (8/2/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- While players in Pennsylvania await for online poker to go live in the state, Hollywood Casino who was the first to launch an online casino in the...
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Other News

article WSOP Player Of The Year Title Settled After A Blunder (11/14/2019)
(Worldwide) -- After 115 poker tournaments during the course of 2019 it was Daniel Negreanu that was awarded the ‘World Series of Poker Player of the Year’...
article Oscar Isaac to Star in Paul Schrader’s Next Film ‘The Card Counter’ (10/29/2019)
(Hollywood) -- Oscar is set to star in revenge thriller “The Card Counter,” the next film from Oscar-nominee Paul Schrader. The film, written and directed by...
article Ben Affleck Played a Late Night Game of Poker After Appearing Inebriated at Halloween Party (10/28/2019)
(California) -- Ben Affleck hit up a casino after he was seen leaving a West Hollywood Halloween party apparently inebriated on Saturday night. Affleck, 47, who has been...
article BLOG: Blackjack in Popular Culture – How Table Game Classic Helped (Re)shape TV, Movies, and Art (10/25/2019)
(Internet) -- The opulence of high-class casinos is still a phenomenon in modern culture. Today, it is perhaps a more widely accepted concept, but back in the day, it...
article Betfred Forced to Pay £322k for Anti-money Laundering Failures (10/14/2019)
(UK) -- Betfred Gibraltar has been ordered to pay £322k after the UK Gambling Commission found the bookmaker had failed to carry out adequate anti-money laundering...
article Suncity unit has new poker room at Paradise Casino Busan (10/13/2019)
(South Korea) -- Poker King Club, a business division of privately-held Macau junket investor Suncity Group, announced on Friday that it had launched a new poker room in...
article Asian Poker Tour signs new two-year deal with Resorts World Manila (9/23/2019)
(Philippines) -- The Asian Poker Tour (APT) has signed a new two-year agreement with Resorts World Manila (RWM) that will ensure at least two major APT events are held...
article Rochester man charged with using fake chips at del Lago Casino, troopers say (9/10/2019)
(New York) -- A Rochester man is accused of using fake chips at del Lago Casino in the town of Tyre, according to New York State Police. Ronnie E. Lewis, 62, was charged...
article Chris ‘BigHuni’ Hunichen wins High Roller at EPT Barcelona (9/5/2019)
(Spain) -- Popular poker professional Chris ‘BigHuni’ Hunichen turned a hard week into his best ever live tournament poker result, after triumphing in the...
article WSOP Poker Player Who Flashed Genitals During Main Event Indicted on Terrorism Charge (8/30/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Poker player Ken Strauss, the man who exposed his genitals and threw his shoe at a dealer during the WSOP Main Event last month, has been indicted for...
article BLOG: Sami "LarsLuzak" Kelopuro Wins $1.3 Million in Eight Hours Playing PLO (8/26/2019)
(Internet) -- Sami Kelopuro, known as "LarsLuzak" in the world of online poker, has been a staple on the high stakes online grind. When Full Tilt Poker...
article Offended Woman Allegedly Demands Poker Tournament Refund, Gets Herself Arrested (8/20/2019)
(Colorado) -- A poker player was arrested Sunday evening when she allegedly called the cops on another player after being eliminated from a poker tournament in Colorad
press release Table Trac: Racking Up Recurring Revenue At The Casino (8/12/2019)
(Wall Street) -- Table Trac (OTCQB:TBTC) provides software solutions and gambling equipment to casinos. I learned about this stock from my Seeking Alpha friend, Gary...
article BUDDY FRANK: Table game yield management has arrived (7/13/2019)
(California) -- There’s probably no position in the casino industry where experience is more critical than that of a table games manager. They need to use their...
article VIDEO: Casino dealers talk about how they like to be treated (6/25/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Casino dealers talk about how they like to be treated.
article Former casino worker arrested for cheating, helping patrons win (6/25/2019)
(Iowa) -- A Gilbertville man has been arrested for allegedly cheating while he was a card dealer at a Waterloo casino. Authorities allege Jordan Michael Makinster, 27,...
article BLOG: Why Roulette Still Outshines Other Casino Games (6/20/2019)
(Internet) -- Consider this: The Ted slot machine, a game based on the Seth MacFarlane movie and created by Blueprint Gaming, is a 3D interactive game, featuring cool...
press release 'Shuffle Up and Deal' for the World Series of Poker (5/30/2019)
(USA) -- With all the talk of casino gaming expansion and legalized wagering on sports in Indiana and Illinois, the 50th World Series of Poker, which began on Tuesday of...
article Gamblers File Lawsuit Against SugarHouse Casino Claiming They Lost $250,000 Due To Illegitimate Decks Of Cards (5/23/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- Two gamblers have filed a federal lawsuit against SugarHouse Casino claiming they lost $250,000 because of faulty shuffling machines and illegitimate...
article 10 Questions for a Guy Who Catches Card Cheaters at Casinos (4/25/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Some people use their powers for good. Some for destruction. Vivek Desai is caught somewhere in between. Desai is a mentalist and illusionist trained in...

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