Politics

Cyprus Government Moves to End Online Gambling

By George Psyllides, Cyprus Mail

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/28/2010

Wyclef Jean Haiti Presidential Odds a Good Bet

Wyclef Jean for President of Haiti?  Stranger things have happened and one online gambling site may begin offering odds

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/27/2010

Pennsylvania Gambling Beats Out Las Vegas, Atlantic City

 

No wonder Atlantic City is suffering, Pennsylvania is making quite an impact on the gambling scene, at least if collected taxes act as an indicator.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/26/2010

New York Times: States Addicted to Gambling

 

The New York Times featuring a report Monday regarding individual states desire to boost their economies through gambling, New Jersey included. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/25/2010

What Voters Want Most From The GOP: Legalized Online Poker

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/23/2010

Gambling Industry Welcomes Atlantic City Plan But Others Skeptical

 

Donald Wittkowski, Press of Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY - Gov. Chris Christie's plan for state oversight of the casino district should boost the gaming industry, but it could take much longer to reverse Atlantic City's national reputation as a dirty and crime-plagued gambling haven, observers say.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/22/2010

Federal Agents Order Shutdown of Blogs

Some 73,000 blogs were shut down this past week, reportedly based on an order by US federal agents.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/22/2010

Online Poker Foe Spencer Bachus Likely to be Ousted

Rep. Spencer Bachus could find his role as the senior Republican on the Financial Services Committee concluding if the GOP has anything to do with it post election time. 

According to Politico.com, House Republicans are plotting again to oust Bachus from the position of senior Republican on the Financial Services Committee.  This time, the challenge is likely to come after the November election from conservatives, including some on the committee.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/22/2010

NJ Senators Discuss Gambling, Hanson Commission Report

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/21/2010

Israel The New China: Shuts Off Internet Access to Online Gambling Sites

Many of the world’s most prominent online gambling sites have origins in the nation of Israel, the biggest poker room on the planet, PokerStars, among them. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/16/2010

1.8M Spent on Lobbying Mass. Casino Bills in 2010

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/16/2010

Qatar’s Sheikh to Abolish Malaga William Hill Deal

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/15/2010

700 US Marines Land in Costa Rica Online Gambling Haven

It is home to a few hundred online gambling ventures, many of which operate in the shadows.  Costa Rica has long been a country without an army....that is until now.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Jul/13/2010

Do You Support The Aussie Internet Filter?

Readers, censorship and internet censorship continues to threaten your civil liberties. Big Brother and The Thought Police continue to battle for your mind and control.

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jul/13/2010

New Jersey Governor Christie Opts Out of Sports Betting Suit

Citing other pressing issues including the current economic crisis, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has opted to back out of a lawsuit that promises to bring millions of dollars in revenue to th

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/12/2010

Australia: Political Betting Odds and Updates

Readers er punters, the gaming, casino, political and internet world continue to come together as one in a roundabout way.

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jul/11/2010

Australia Internet Filter Delay

Readers, punters, journalists, internet entrepreneurs, casino tycoons, and everyone else, major developments, or perhaps more accurately, a major news update on wait for it...

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jul/09/2010

Antigua Considers Sanctions Against The United States

The tiny Caribbean island nation of Antigua plans to take sanctions against the United States in its quest to have full compliance of a World Trade Organization decision on Internet gambling.  To

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Jul/06/2010

New Jersey Sports Gambling Delayed

(Associated Press) - Gov.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/06/2010

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MGM Buys Professional Sports Team, Relocating to Vegas

MGM Buys Professional Sports Team, Relocating to Vegas

Another professional team is set to move to Sin City after being purchased by casino company

Texas Poker Clubs Fear They May Need to Fold With New Law

Texas Poker Clubs Fear They May Need to Fold With New Law

Jody Wheeler is betting on a business model he bills as a legal and safe place to play poker.

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