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Full Tilt Poker French Investors Look to be Out $800M Should They Go All In

Full Tilt Poker
News that mysterious (or not so mysterious) “French investors” are looking to acquire Full Tilt Poker had the folks from WickedChopsPoker.com doing the math, mostly subtraction…and folks, it doesn’t look good.
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Today’s Full Tilt Poker BS or Not: We Weren’t Running a Ponzi Scheme

Full Tilt Poker
Full Tilt Poker claims they are not a ponzi scheme and they define the term for us
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Bodog Claims PokerScout Tried Extorting Company Out of One Million Dollars

Bodog Extortion
The CalvinAyre.com website on Tuesday reported that PokerScout.com founder Dan Stewart attempted to blackmail Bodog Poker.
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PokerStars Tough Time Gaining Ground

PokerStars
PokerStars sees 24 percent decline in traffic over year.
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PartyPoker Takes Over Number Two Spot

PartyPoker
PartyPoker has recaptured the number two spot for the world’s largest online poker rooms after iPoker’s reign for the past few weeks.
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Gambling911.com Debuts New Subsection: Full Tilt Poker BS

Full Tilt Poker
Mysterious European investors, bizarre posting forum identity theft, and denials that any ponzi scheme ever took place at Full Tilt Poker...oh boy!
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PokerScout Says it is Unaffected by Bodog Poker Software Update

Bodog Poker Software Update
Last week Gambling911.com broke the news that Bodog Poker had implemented new software that is supposed to prevent data mining.
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2011 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker Results

2011 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker
The 2011 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) results have been posted.
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Phil Hellmuth Rides Giant Hotdog in Water

Phil Hellmuth Rides Giant Hotdog in Water
Big name poker pro and record World Series of Poker bracelet holder Phil Hellmuth was recently photographed riding a giant hotdog upon the open seas.
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Some Poker Players Benefit from Full Tilt Poker Ponzi Scheme

Full Tilt Poker Ponzi Scheme
A handful of folks claim to have beneftted from the Full Tilt Poker ponzi scheme that was revealed by the US Attorney in the Southern District of New York last week.
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America’s Card Room Provides New Online Poker Site for US Players

America’s Card Room
Representatives from the Yatahay Online Poker Network announced today the re-launch of America’s Card Room on their poker network.
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Marvin Rettenmaier Moves Into Top 5 2011 Poker Player of Year Rankings

Marvin Rettenmaier
With no change at the top of the Bluff Magazine Poker Player of the Year Rankings in recent days, Card Player has seen Marvin Rettenmaier move into their top 5.
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Matt Giannetti of the 2011 November Nine Wins WPT Malta

Matt Giannetti
Las Vegas poker pro Matt Giannetti, who is among the 2011 World Series of Poker November Nine, has won the WPT Malta.
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Customers Will Sadly Get Little in Any Full Tilt Poker Deal

Full Tilt Poker
Whether an acquisition or a U.S. Government deal, Full Tilt Poker customers stand a very slight chance at this point of receiving their entire funds from the beleaguered online poker company, assuming history is a parameter. 
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Feds Move to Seize Assets Belonging to Howard Lederer, Chris Ferguson

Feds Move to Seize Assets Belonging to Howard Lederer, Chris Ferguson
US Federal authorities have moved to seize assets belonging to Full Tilt Poker pros Chris Ferguson, Howard Lederer and Rafe Furst.
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Vancouver Canucks’ Roberto Luongo Partners with PlayNow.com

Vancouver Canucks’ Roberto Luongo Partners with PlayNow.com
Poker players on PlayNow.com now have the opportunity to play against one of the NHL’s top players, Vancouver Canuck's Roberto Luongo.
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5000 Signatures Needed for White House to Consider Internet Poker

White House
The US Government has created a petition site that automatically will require the White House to consider any issue that spurs job creation and boosts the economy with a minimum of 5000 signatures.
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Epic Development: Annie Duke League Suspends Brother

Annie Duke
The Epic Poker League has suspended Howard Lederer and Chris Ferguson after news surfaced this week that they were named as defendants in a complaint filed by the US Justice Department against Full Tilt Poker.
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Barney Franks Wants to Give Full Tilt Poker Monies Back to Players

Barney Frank
Representative Barney Frank said he would like to return funds he received from Full Titl Poker, a company alleged to have been a ponzi scheme
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Laurent Tapie Said to be Part of Rumored Investors Looking to Buy Full Tilt Poker

Full Tilt Poker
Frenchman Laurent Tapie is reported to be among those investors looking to purchase the disgraced online poker company, Full Tilt Poker.
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Full Tilt Poker Players: How to Maybe Get Paid

Full Tilt Poker
This week’s news from the U.S. Department of Justice alleging that Full Tilt Poker perpetrated a “global Ponzi scheme” that defrauded players has sent shockwaves through the poker community.
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Bodog Poker: PokerScout Data Mining Numbers Just Estimates

Bodog Poker
Bodog Poker informed Gambling911.com on Thursday that numbers appearing on the PokerScout.com website revealing player traffic for their online poker room were “estimates” and not actual numbers.
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US Attorney Southern District of New York Number Two Man Departs

US Attorney Southern District of New York
Boyd Johnson, the Deputy U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, will join the New York office of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, the law firm announced today.
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Source: Feds Wanted Reason to go After Full Tilt Poker Pros

Full Tilt Poker
A source close to Gambling911.com tells us that the US Justice Department originally considered going after poker pros who were tied to Full Tilt Poker and PokerStars but chose not to, fearing a public relations backlash.
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Full Tilt Poker License to be Revoked Permanently?

Full Tilt Poker
News was surfacing Thursday that the Alderney Gambling Control Commission had decided to revoke Full Tilt Poker’s license permanently, though they were yet to officially confirm FTP’s fate as of this writing.
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