Gambling News

New Bank for Online Gamblers: Ivobank Backed by Powerful Family

A new online bank catering to online gambling enthusiasts has opened and offers fast and secure online money transfer services.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/29/2008

PayPal Sharing Customer Information With Government

Lots of people use PayPal but the online payment solution seems to care little about customer privacy.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/28/2008

The Ron Paul Resurgence: Major Convention Upcoming

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/28/2008

Make Online Gambling Legal Researchers Say

When University of Western Ontario professor June Cotte started researching online gambling, she never expected to recommend it be legalized.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/28/2008

A Mormon linebacker tackles Las Vegas Underbelly

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/26/2008

Checks From Online Poker Sites Bouncing: What's Going On?

Gambling911.com has been reporting extensively on bouncing checks from various online poker websites.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/26/2008

Bob Barr Runningmate Did Not Say “Nuke Iranian Cockroaches”

"America should just let Israel alone, defend itself, and go nuke the heck out of those Iranian cockroaches. Blow ‘em all up... just nuke the place for a thousand years."

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/25/2008

Senator Dodd Campaign Fundraising Fueled by Online Poker

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/24/2008

Online Gambling Withdrawals By Check - Get Used to the Delays

Online gambling sites are now issuing the following notices regarding withdrawal of funds via check:

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/24/2008

The Bets Are On: Gambling911 Featured in Local Paper

What are the odds Lloydminster would make a great place to start a gambling website?

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/23/2008

Ron Paul Plane Makes Emergency Landing

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/23/2008

Poker Players "Hot New Celebrities" for Tabloid Media

One desired to have sex with an underage girl in exchange for a skateboard; Another starred in a freaky foot fetish video with an overage grandma. Another - who is participating in this November's final table of the WSOP - could actually face being arrested during the event as he has an outstanding warrant out of Broward County, Florida for trespassing (and he had just gotten through serving probation for a felony/larceny conviction.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/23/2008

Poker Websites Hit Hard by Check Processing Issues

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/23/2008

€4m payout on Padraig Harrington!

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/21/2008

Professor Accuses Spencer Bachus of Using "Scare Tactics"

Says Spencer Bachus incorrectly cited the university's research on gambling addiction in arguing for the continued prohibition on online gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/21/2008

Several More Months to Resolve Internet Gambling Feud

Antigua's finance minister says it could take several more months to resolve an Internet gambling feud with the U.S.
 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/21/2008

Poker Dealer Dreamt of Becoming a Hitman

Essam Ahmed Eid, a 53-year-old Egyptian man living in Vegas and dealing poker at the Bellagio, dreamed of becoming a hit man.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/20/2008

BetonSports Defendants Have No Standing Under GATS

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/18/2008

98 Percent Say "Legalize Online Gambling"

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/18/2008

Breaking News

One Dead in Vegas Strip Shooting

One Dead in Vegas Strip Shooting

A hospital spokeswoman says one person has died in a shooting on the Las Vegas strip.

Poker Tables Disappearing From Casinos

The Las Vegas Strip is about to lose nearly a quarter of the tables it had a decade ago.

Fight Over Gambling Led Man to Run Over Wife Four Times

Prosecutors in Massachusetts say a man drove over his ex-wife four times in the driveway of their Quincy home, killing her, after they fought over his alleged gambling last year.