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Police Cancel "Gaymazing Poker Race" in Beijing

Beijing media have reported that local police have stepped in forcing the cancellation of a gay poker race. The "Gaymazing Poker Race" was to involve teams of four racing to play a full hand of poker at six bars on Saturday to raise money for Beijing LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) Centre, a non-profit, organization. Police visited the centre and...

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Another Federal Draft Bill to Ban US Online Gambling

Washington DC has yet another draft of a bill to federally ban online gambling making its way around to the hands of politicians, according to a report from journalist Jon Ralston on his Ralston Reports website. The draft is available here: The draft is being called the...

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Phil Ivey Accused of Cheating at Borgata

Poker pro Phil Ivey is yet another legal situation with a land based casino. This time it involves Atlantic City's Borgata. Ivey and his associate are being accused of taking advantage of a flaw in the cards at a Baccarat table and taking the casino for $9.6 million with $25,000 to $100,000 bets per hand. Ivey faced something similar in 2012 when he was acc...

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Online Gambling to Become a Misdemeanor in Pennsylvania?

Last week Pennsylvanian state Representative Mario Scavello revealed plans to introduce a state law that would classify online poker and casino players as criminals; however he may be rethinking such a law after the results of a Google Poll of 500 adults from the state. The poll was conducted by Online Poker Report and asked: "PA State Rep. Mario Scavello w...

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Documentary on UltimateBet Scandal to Air

Doublehead Pictures will release its documentary on the UltimateBet cheating scandal on Tuesday October 22 in Video on Demand format. Director Scott Bell is promoting production via Youtube and social and poker channels. "After successfully launching a popular [online poker] site, a group of insiders used software access to defraud players over a period of...

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Update: 'BOOM!' Poker Documentary Changes Name to 'Bet Raise Fold'

The upcoming documentary on poker originally titled BOOM! has seen its producers rename it into Bet Raise Fold: The Story of Online Poker. The documentary should be released in mid-2013 and it discusses the evolution of online poker through the eyes of three well-known players; Danielle Moon, Tony Dunst and Martin Bradstreet. Other famous players have joine...

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Sam Trickett Takes Three Trophies in 2012 British Poker Awards

Sam Trickett was quite the popular man at the 2012 British Poker Awards. The British poker pro was honored with three trophies throughout the ceremonies. The British poker community assembled for the 2012 awards and Trickett, who has been successful over the past year on the international poker circuit, was nominated for two awards in which the community voted...

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Latest Bwin.Party Poker Launched

Online poker division in 'all about us' Youtube video Chris Welch casting a spotlight on the internet gambling group's poker operations is the latest Bwin.Party chief to feature in the 'get to know us' videos. The latest video launched Thursday on Youtube, is the third in the series of presentations which attracted a lot of interest.

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Microgame Withdraws from the French Market

No reason given for the decision The latest reports from the giant Italian online gambling company Microgame, include news that it has withdrawn from the French market, where it held an ARJEL licence for its People's Poker and People's Bet operations. The decision has not been explained yet, but the reasons may be sought in a statement made by CEO Fabrizio...

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Lock Poker in Privacy Flaw Issues

Software provider blamed for privacy issues This week Lock Poker found itself in the midst of a privacy scandal when a player reported serious violations of confidentiality and privacy due to a software shortcoming which exposed customers' usernames and passwords, and even stored these in plain text, which could be accessed by the site's employees. The pla...

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Update: WSOP Europe To Begin This Week

Cannes to host the fifth edition of the prestigious competition Poker fans and players are all anticipating the beginning of the fifth World Series of Poker Europe, which will be held from Oct. 7 in Cannes, France - a venue that will be able to host the biggest edition of the event yet. The venue comes from the partnership between the owner of WSOP Europe,...

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AGA Spent $360 000 On Us Lobbying In Q2

Internet poker among issues in which casino association is interested The American Gaming Association spent $360 000 - an increase over the $326 000 it spent last year in the same period - in Q2/2010 lobbying, mandatory disclosure filings have revealed. However, the Q2 spend is considerably lower than Q1/2010's expenditure on lobbying which amounted to...

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Chilipoker Launches New Sportsbook Operation

OddsMatrix platform chosen for white label operation The high-profile online gambling operator Chili has spiced up its product range with the launch of a white label sports betting service using the OddsMatrix platform. Launching this week, the new sports book is branded and complements Chili Gaming's existing online casino and pok...

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Gambling Makes A Massive Contribution To European Sports

RGA commissioned study says Euro 3.4 billion benefits sport The Remote Gambling Association held its agm in London recently, and took the opportunity to unveil the latest study on the very significant contribution of the gambling sector to European Union sport. The study, commissioned by the RGA with independent consultancy Europe Economics, claims Euro...

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