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Five-Year Long Investigation Into Online Gambling About to Wrap Up?

Five-Year Long Investigation Into Online Gambling About to Wrap Up?
Gambling911.com sources have revealed that a more than five-year investigation related to online gambling, telemarketing and alleged bank fraud is about to wrap up.

New Jersey Congressmen Introduce Sports Betting Bill

New Jersey Congressmen Introduce Sports Betting Bill
New Jersey Congressman Republican Rep. Frank LoBiondo introduced legislation that would bring legalized sports betting to all states that want it, not just the Garden State.

Online Poker 2012 25k Booster Freeroll Announced by Carbon

Online Poker 2012 25k Booster Freeroll Announced by Carbon
Starting Sunday January 29th Carbon Poker will be running two types of daily qualifiers to their exclusive $25,000 online poker freeroll, to be held on Sunday February 26th at 14:00.

Psychiatrist on Why People Get Transfixed to Slot Machines, Video Poker: Draws Similarities to Prayer

Psychiatrist on Why People Get Transfixed to Slot Machines, Video Poker:  Draws
A psychiatrist claims that gamblers enter into a “meditative” state or a “transce” when playing casino slot machines and video poker.

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid Postpones Vote on Antipiracy Bill

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid Postpones Vote on Antipiracy Bill
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has delayed vote on a controversial antipiracy bill originally set for consideration this coming Tuesday.

Anonymous Takes Down FBI Website

Anonymous Takes Down FBI Website
Reacting to news of a US Justice Department indictment against streaming upload site magaupload along with the website’s seizure, the hactivist group Anonymous has taken down none other than the US Justice Department website.

Power Struggle at Wynn: Another Ugly Divorce Battle

Power Struggle at Wynn:  Another Ugly Divorce Battle
Have you all been following the power struggle at Wynn Resorts Inc?

Ladbrokes Buys Stakes in US-Based Stadium Technology Group

Ladbrokes Buys Stakes in US-Based Stadium Technology Group
One of the United Kingdom’s largest bookmakers has bought a 65 per cent stake in US-based Stadium Technology Group, which specializes in sports betting technology and is used by a number of Las Vegas sportsbooks.

Betfair Signs Olympics Deal, Casinos in Miami: Who Needs ‘Em? More…

Betfair Signs Olympics Deal, Casinos in Miami:  Who Needs ‘Em? More…
The largest sports betting exchange in the world, Betfair, has signed a deal with the International Olympics Committee plus...Would casinos in Miami really be necessary?

The SOPA Blackout: Ron Paul, Nancy Pelosi, Michele Bachmann on Board

The SOPA Blackout:  Ron Paul, Nancy Pelosi, Michele Bachmann on Board
The uber popular web news and aggregation site Reddit.com is planning to blackout their site next Wednesday January 18 in opposition of Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect IP Act (better known as SOPA).

Sununu Takes Aim at Sheldon Adelson: “Not So Bright” (Video)

Sununu Takes Aim at Sheldon Adelson
If ever there was a time when US citizens could cry foul over big businesses and campaign donations influencing politicians, that time might be now.

World Sports Exchange Slow Paying 123 Players $738,852 to Date

World Sports Exchange Slow Paying 123 Players $738,852 to Date
World Sports Exchange (WSEX.com) is like Somalia, a failed state….but they still exist.

MGM Resorts International Granted Injunction Against Cybersquatters

MGM Resorts International Granted Injunction Against Cybersquatters
A federal judge has sided with MGM Resorts International in its complaint against a group of so-called cybersquatters looking to capitalize on the companies name.

Ice, Ice, Baby - Bigger and Better ICE Online Gambling Affiliate Party January 2012

ICE Online Gambling Affiliate Party January 2012
The Sports Betting Community (SBC) in association with iGaming Super Show announced that its second Ice, Ice, Baby party will be bigger and better than last years.

New Jersey Approves Sports Betting in Final Minutes

New Jersey Approves Sports Betting in Final Minutes
With only hours to go before a legislative session deadline, the New Jersey Assembly approved legalized sports betting in the state.

Online Poker Tournament $100,000 Guaranteed, Newt’s New Money Man is Adelson

Online Poker Tournament $100,000 Guaranteed, Newt’s New Money Man is Adelson
There is an amazing online poker tournament going on, a Sunday $100,000 Guaranteed Freezout Pllus Adelson wants Obama out and Romney out of the way. 

New Jersey Measure to Legalize Sports Betting Approved by Senate Lawmakers Monday

New Jersey Measure to Legalize Sports Betting Approved by Senate Lawmakers Monda
A measure to legalize sports betting in New Jersey was sent to the legislation on Monday and approved in the Senate.

Bail Decision for Bianca Rojas-Latraverse and Accomplices Will Come Tuesday

Bail Decision for Bianca Rojas-Latraverse and Accomplices Will Come Tuesday
A Quebec Court judge is weighing a decision to release Bianca Rojas-Latraverse and two other accomplices out on bail - Decision coming Tuesday.

Lottery Checks Bounce for 85 Illinois Residents

Eighty-five Illinois lottery winners discovered they were not as lucky as they thought.

Lesniak Working With Governor Christie to Bring Internet Gambling to New Jersey

Lesniak Working With Governor Christie to Bring Internet Gambling to New Jersey
New Jersey State Senator Raymond Lesniak is wasting little time in getting a bill drafted that would legalize Internet gambling in the Garden State and he may have a very powerful ally.

Politico: DOJ New Stance on Internet Gambling Splits Tribes

Politico:  DOJ New Stance on Internet Gambling Splits Tribes
A new ruling by the Department of Justice stipulating that The Wire Act no longer applies to online poker has caused a split between the Indian tribes in the US.

UK Online Gambling Tax Could Backfire

UK Online Gambling Tax Could Backfire
The United Kingdom is proposing a point of consumption tax on online gambling of 10 percent that could force current operators offshore.

New Jersey State Senator Raymond Lesniak Not Wasting Time With Online Gambling Move

New Jersey State Senator Raymond Lesniak
State Senator Raymond Lesniak was quick to jump on the Internet gambling bandwagon, looking to have a bill drafted to legalize the activity in New Jersey by next week. 

American Tribal Casino Industry: DOJ Stance No Big Deal

American Tribal Casino Industry:  DOJ Stance No Big Deal
The US Department of Justice decision not to apply online poker to The Wire Act had the Indian Tribes greeting the news with a shrug of the shoulders, claims Gail Courey Toensing of the Indian Country News.

Bookmaker Denise Coates Receives Queen’s New Year’s Honors for Good Deeds

Bookmaker Denise Coates
Bookies can be good people too.  Denise Coates, founder of Bet365 in Great Britain, has been awarded the prestigious Queen’s New Year’s Honors for 2012.
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