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Native American Tribes Wants Online Poker in Connecticut

Native American Tribes Wants Online Poker in Connecticut

There are two Native American tribes located in the state of Connecticut that run two casinos. In fact, Mashantucket Pequote tribe and the Mohegan tribe go head to head in order to get customers into their land. However, there is one thing that can make them team up and that is the possibility of having […]

New York’s Online Poker and Sports Betting Legal Efforts

New York’s Online Poker and Sports Betting Legal Efforts

It’s no secret that New York is trying its best in order to include online gambling in the state. In fact, for the third straight year, the state attempted to include online gambling only to fail again. New York has been interested in making iGaming legal. This means that it would include not only online […]

Pennsylvania iGaming and New York’s Online Poker Measures

Pennsylvania iGaming and New York’s Online Poker Measures

There are plans by Pennsylvania to open up licensing period for their casinos. Right after passing the gambling legislation last year, that made Pennsylvania the fourth state to do so, the state is now ready to launch 2018 with a bang. The PA Gaming Control Board has announced that casinos can already start applying for […]

Online Poker Could Soon Be Legal in Louisiana by 2020

Online Poker Could Soon Be Legal in Louisiana by 2020

Louisiana is planning to legalize online gambling. Could this mean that you could already be playing online poker in the state? The bill was introduced by Senator Daniel Martiny. It comes together with separate efforts in order to legalize both sports betting and daily fantasy sports. In fact, the online gambling legislation that has been […]

The State of Poker and Gambling in Texas

The State of Poker and Gambling in Texas

Gambling has been illegal in the state of Texas for years. In fact, games were held underground and some of the big names include Doyle Brunson, Amarillo Slim, and the rest of other famed road gamblers have taken part in these events. It means that if you plan on playing poker, you will have no […]

Online Poker and Sports Gambling in New York

Online Poker and Sports Gambling in New York

Poker and sports betting has been synonymous with each other for years. And why not? Online poker and sports betting are both fun and exciting. For a lot of people, getting online poker legalized together with sports betting in New York is definitely a dream come true. For online poker, there is already a bill […]

Delaware’s Online Poker Down for Another Year

Delaware’s Online Poker Down for Another Year

Despite the growing popularity of online poker in different parts of the world, Delaware is quite different. In fact, after December, Delaware’s online gambling market has even declined by 18% compared to its 2016 numbers. The state’s online casinos have generated a mere $2.39 million in revenue according to reports. Based on the December 2017 […]

Pennsylvania Finally Legalizes Online Gambling

Pennsylvania Finally Legalizes Online Gambling

The uphill battle of legalizing online gambling in the state of Pennsylvania has been ongoing for five years. But as of Oct 30th of this year, the struggle is finally over as Gov. Tom Wolf signs the online gambling expansion into law. As exciting as this is for online gambling fans in the Keystone State, […]

RAWA Supporters Get Another Political Beating

RAWA Supporters Get Another Political Beating

The Poker Players Alliance (PPA) realized in mid-May that a spending bill had received a Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA)-like language. The bill was scheduled to be heard on May 25 by the House Appropriations Committee. Even though the bill didn’t refer to RAWA directly, its origin was clear due to its anti-online poker […]