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UK Internet Gambling Tax Structure Restructured: Sin Tax Based on Consumption

UK Internet Gambling Tax Structure Restructured:  Sin Tax Based on Consumption
Sinners in the UK, you’ll have to pay!  At least if it is at online casinos and poker rooms where you play.

California Legalized Internet Poker Update (Video)

California Legalized Internet Poker Update (Video)
Sports Book Review analyst Natalie Rydström interviewed California State Senator Roderick Wright on the hot topic of legalized online gambling.

Afghanistan Massacre Suspect Last Arrest at Casino

Afghanistan Massacre Suspect Last Arrest at Casino
A police report says the U.S. soldier accused of killing 16 Afghan civilians was arrested in 2002 in the drunken assault of a casino security guard.

Maine Gets Casinos

Maine Gets Casinos
Remember the Maine!  ....Or at least its casinos.

EU Gives Germany Two Years to Show Gambling Provisions Are Fair

EU Gives Germany Two Years to Show Gambling Provisions Are Fair
The European Union has given Germany’s regional governments up to two years to show that their proposals to liberalise state gambling monopolies conform to Europe’s free market rules

Relax Gaming, Fast Poker Receives 100th Alderney License: Not Hurt by Full Tilt Poker

Relax Gaming, Fast Poker Receives 100th Alderney License:  Not Hurt by Full Tilt
The 100th Alderney eGaming license has been issued and it goes to Relax Gaming, developers of the fast-paced online poker platform, Fast Poker.

Utah Second State to Make Online Gambling Illegal

Utah Second State to Make Online Gambling Illegal
Utah has become the second state in the US to specifically make Internet gambling illegal.

Attempts to Legalize Internet Poker, Casinos in Hawaii Fail

Attempts to Legalize Internet Poker, Casinos in Hawaii Fail
Hawaii is the latest state in the US to propose legalizing Internet poker only to have such efforts stall in the legislature.

Managers with 40 Plus Years Experience Sacked at Star Casino

Managers with 40 Plus Years Experience Sacked at Star Casino
Seven mid-level managers, some with more than 40 years experience, have been sacked by Australia’s Star Casino for a breach in email policies.

New Jersey Internet Gambling by September Despite Thursday Hiccup

New Jersey Internet Gambling by September Despite Thursday Hiccup
New Jersey State Senator Raymond Lesniak promised that his measure to legalize Internet gambling would sail through the state legislature this past Thursday.

PayPal Cracks Down on March Madness Betting

PayPal Cracks Down on March Madness Betting
PayPal has restricted some accounts for their apparent participation in March Madness betting, according to a report appearing in Bloomberg News Thursday.

Covers Up: Sports Handicapper Ben Burns Denies Covers.com Exclusivity Demand

Covers Up:  Sports Handicapper Ben Burns Denies Covers.com Exclusivity Demand
Famed sports handicapper Ben Burns is insisting that the popular sports picks website Covers.com has not required exclusivity deals from its sports prognosticators.

Tom Jones, Englebert Humperdinck Millions Went to Pay Off Mob Bosses

Tom Jones, Englebert Humperdinck Millions Went to Pay Off Mob Bosses
Tom Jones and Englebert Humperdinck lost millions as a result of their manager, music mogul Gordon Mills, siphoning off the cash to pay gambling debts to the Mob

Matchbook Betting Exchange Looks to Expand in Europe, Asia With Multi-Currencies

Matchbook Betting Exchange Looks to Expand in Europe, Asia With Multi-Currencies
Matchbook Betting Exchange is delighted to announce the release of their new multi-currency platform.

No Voter Referendum Needed for New Jersey Internet Gambling

No Voter Referendum Needed for New Jersey Internet Gambling

Sportsbook Review Defendant in Trademark Infringement Lawsuit

Sportsbook Review Defendant in Trademark Infringement Lawsuit
Stevo Design, Inc. is suing SBR Marketing Ltd. over a trademark infringement.  SBR Marketing runs the popular Sportsbook Review website and posting forum.

Ontario to Move Gambling Online and Build Casino in Downtown Toronto

Ontario to Move Gambling Online and Build Casino in Downtown Toronto
Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. (OLG) announced its plans to bring gambling online and to build a new casino in downtown Toronto. 

USA Today: Nevada Gearing Up for Court Fight Over Gambling Tax Hike

USA Today:  Nevada Gearing Up for Court Fight Over Gambling Tax Hike
USA Today reported on Monday that a petition drive to raise taxes on Nevada’s biggest casinos has been met with strong opposition by the gaming lobby via a lawsuit filed in Carson District Court.

Pregame Cries Foul Ahead of March Madness Over Covers.com Sports Capper Exclusivity Demands

Pregame vs. Covers.com
Two of the most powerful and respected sports handicapping websites are embarking on a bitter feud, Gambling911.com has learned exclusively.

FBI Probes Auburn Point Shaving: Guard Varez Ward Implicated (Video)

FBI Probes Auburn Point Shaving:  Guard Varez Ward Implicated
The FBI has begun a probe into possible point shaving at Auburn, specifically suspended point guard Varez Ward.

Lobbyist: Casinos Want Fair Online Gambling

A top lobbyist says commercial casinos companies want a fair shot for everyone when it comes to online gambling

Horse Racing Group Won’t Oppose New Jersey Bill to Make State Hub for US Online Gambling

Horse Racing Group Won’t Oppose New Jersey Bill to Make State Hub for US Online
New Jersey State Senator Raymond Lesniak believes his co-authored legislation to make the Garden State an Internet gambling hub should pass on March 15 with actual money play likely by September.

Arizona Senator Jon Kyl Removes Internet Gambling Statement From Site

Arizona Senator Jon Kyl Removes Internet Gambling Statement From Site
Mystery surrounding a statement on Internet gambling being removed from Jon Kyl's website.

New Jersey Could Approve Internet Gambling as Early as March 15

New Jersey Could Approve Internet Gambling as Early as March 15
In an exclusive interview with PokerNews.com this week, New Jersey State Senator Raymond Lesniak predicted that Internet gambling could be approved in the state as early as March 15 (2012).

All 6 Defendants in Alabama Political Gambling Corruption Case Acquitted

All 6 Defendants in Alabama Political Gambling Corruption Case Acquitted
A jury acquitted a casino owner, three current or former state lawmakers and two other defendants on all counts Wednesday in a high-profile federal case alleging "vote buying"
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