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Private Tables at New Social Gaming Poker

Face Up Gaming presents a new product According to the New York software developer Game Face Gaming, Inc., its new product may sound contradictive, but it's not, really. Namely, the thing is that the social networking poker game dubbed Face Up Gaming can be customized for privacy. The company also specified that a 'home game' experience will be generate...

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Nevada Gaming Policy Committee on Developments for the Future

Governor encourages interested parties to make suggestions Revitalized 11-man Nevada Gaming Policy Committee met on Wednesday with Governor Brian Sandoval urging interested parties to give ideas and make suggestions for the future developments of the Nevada online poker initiative.The governor would like to see the group's efforts completed by the end of Augus...

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Poker Software Upgrade at GTechG2

Poker 8.0, the first full-feature poker client for Mac, hits the market A new update has been made to the online poker client of software provider GTechG2, which this week launched Poker 8.0, the market's first full-feature poker client for Mac According to the company, the product contains all game types and tournaments as well as cash tables, and comes wi...

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Online Poker Regulation Necessary, States Police Association

Another body expresses support to the popular pastime An interesting report came this week from the pro-legalisation action body FairplayUSA that the legalization of online poker in the US now has another supporter - the Fraternal Order of Police in the United States which sent a note to a number of senior US congressmen and women that includes Senator Harry R...

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Update: Campos Guilty Plea Gets Complicated

New York judge wonders why DoJ immediately accepted guilty pleas Despite expectations that he will immediately enter a guilty plea before a New York judge, a Black Friday indictee John Campos encountered some complications on the way. The problem seems to be Judge Lewis A. Kaplan who wondered why the government was 'walking away from the case', refusing to...

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Former Banker Pleads Guilty in Black Friday Transaction

John Campos's plea will enable the DoJ to indict those individuals it can physically reach As expected, John Campos, a defendant in the Department of Justice's Black Friday enforcement actions against online poker operators and their e-processors, has joined the list of those pleading guilty in plea bargain deals with the authorities. Rather than arguing...

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New Tournament Platform to Be Developed, Poker Pro Takes Part

Investors sought for the Jawfish social gaming project Rumor had it - and it has been confirmed this week - that online and land poker ace Phil Gordon is engaged in the development of a new online social gaming tournament platform dubbed Jawfish, and that he is seeking new investors. The project forms part of the strategy of Gordon's new company, Washin...

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Pokerfest Is a Big Investment, Party Poker Says

April tournament to offer a $3.5 million guaranteed prize pool The latest novelty at Party Poker is the return of its popular online poker festival - Pokerfest, and it appears it has grand plans with it. Namely, the company announced it's investing $3.5 million in guaranteed prize pools for the festival, which will comprise 47 different events that will b...

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Poker Money Processor Folds His Cards in Black Friday Game

Indicted Elie agrees to forfeit his plea with more than $25 million A former e-cash processor Chad Elie (32), arrested for the Black Friday indictments against online poker sites, unexpectedly changed his mind on Monday and pleaded guilty in a New York court prior to appearing on April 9. Australian e-processor Daniel Tzvetkoff would give evidence for the s...

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Update: Alderney's FTP Debacle Handling Review Presented

In general, the matter was handled appropriately An independent report, drafted by Peter Dean CBE, a former chairman of the British Gambling Commission on the Alderney Gaming Control Commission's much criticised actions in the Full Tilt Poker debacle, has been published on Mar. 27. The review contains recommendations about the availability of additional leg...

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Microgaming Pays out Euro400 K Badbeat Poker Jackpot

Good day for NordicBet player After weeks of speedy growth, in which it has reached an enviable sum of over Euro 400k, the Microgaming Poker Network's Bad Beat Jackpot got hit in a hand in which six lucky players participated, winning a total of Euro 439,289.83. It was a Nordic Bet player from Denmark, nicknamed Gaboork_jai, who triggered the biggest Bad Be...

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New Poker Site Hits the Market

Not much is known about Circle Line Poker Rumor has it that a new site has joined the Everleaf Poker Network, under the name Circle Line Poker. It has been specified that its operator has a Malta license but scarcely any info was provided regarding its ownership. It is only known that it is managed by Michelle McKay, and that it targets European poker playe...

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Update: First MicroMillions Poker Tourney Successful

PokerStars reports 54,065 entrants Pokerstars' inaugural MicroMillions Series proved to be a major success, according to the first report after the event which finished on Sunday after a 10-day run. Namely, the numbers reported involve an extraordinary 54,065 entrants in the $22 buy-in main event, which carried a $1,000,000 guaranteed prize pool. It was Cze...

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Ireland Hosts Norwegian Poker Championships

The tournament had to go offshore as it's illegal in home country Dublin was full of Norwegians this weekend, and will continue to be so as the week-long Norwegian Poker Championship is held in the city. 1000 Norwegian players gathered in Ireland for the tournament, which cannot be held at home, as Norwegian law makes it illegal to host or play poker tournamen...

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Aussie Poker Tourney Goes to Scottish Player

Huntly takes A$226,812 This week, the 2012 PokerStars.net Australia New Zealand Poker Tour was ended by a triumph of Scots poker ace Gordon Huntly in the main event. On the occasion, the magnificent Scot took the A$ 226,812 first as a reward for outplaying the other 460 entrants in the event. The final table saw some intense action between Huntly, Liam O'Ro...

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APPT Chile Taken Down by Local Player

Aliro Diaz outplays a field of 651 entrants This weekend, the 2012 PokerStars.net Latin American Poker Tour Chile saw its grand finale, with a local players Aliro Diaz besting the field of 651 entrants, and taking home the $76,560 main prize, which was previously diluted by a six-way chop. In the final table, Diaz encountered chip leader at the time, Sergio...

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Player Comments Sought on Latest Pokerstars S.C.O.O.P. Schedule

38 events over 15 days to cover most variants of the game This week, the PokerStars blog announced the structure of the 2012 PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker, with full details of the program that runs from May 6 to May 20 and includes 38 events that will cover most variants of the game. It has also been specified that each event is available...

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Black Friday Companies And Individuals To Respond by May 14

Parties now given an extension to respond to federal civil case The Black Friday civil proceedings continued to echo around the industry as yet another extension was granted by the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York. This week it was to Pokerstars, Full Tilt Poker, Absolute Poker, Howard Lederer, Ray Bitar, Rafe Furst and payment processor Cha...

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Nevada Regulators Finalize Testing and Monitoring Requirements

Nevada gets closer to online poker After presenting eleven drafts and conducting extended collaboration and debate, the Nevada Gaming Commission signed off requirements and regulations for online poker testing companies in Nevada. The rules for the testing agencies labs enter into force on May 1, 2012. This is another step on Nevada's way to legalized intra...

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Judge Wingate in Another Anti-Online Gambling Initiative

Forfeiture order issued for seized domains A report arrived this week that Kentucky Judge Thomas Wingate, who is known for claiming jurisdiction and seizing 141 internet gambling domains some four years ago, has issued a forfeiture order on 132 of those assets, not including Full Tilt Poker, PokerStars, Absolute Poker and UltimateBet, Doylesroom, True Poker, B...

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