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Rowdy 2019 WSOP Player Pleads Guilty to Terrorism Charges

Rowdy 2019 WSOP Player Pleads Guilty to Terrorism Charges

A disturbed poker player in the 2019 WSOP has pleaded guilty to terrorism charges after spending months undergoing mental health recovery to be able to stand trial. Ken Strauss Pleads Guilty to Terrorism Charges Last year will be remembered fondly. It was a year without the novel coronavirus and a year in which the 2019 […]

Postle Innocent in Cheating Scandal, District Judge Rules

Postle Innocent in Cheating Scandal, District Judge Rules

Following several fraught months, Mike Postle has achieved another victory in the alleged cheating scandal that involved his name. All 14 complaints against the player have been dismissed and he was found not guilty of cheating, a District Judge in Sacramento ruled. Mike Postle Marks Another Success in Court Mike Postle’s lawsuits may be close […]

Dan Cates Explains Cheating Accusations, Responds to Dan Bilzerian

Dan Cates Explains Cheating Accusations, Responds to Dan Bilzerian

Following allegations of cheating Dan Cates has responded to Dan Bilzerian, the person who accused him earlier this week on Monday of cheating in a high-stakes private poker game. In the ensuing Tweet, Cates linked a Google Document (see the tweet) explaining the alleged cheating that took place. To get some context, Bill Perkins, another […]

VerStandig Says Postle Lied about Representing Himself

VerStandig Says Postle Lied about Representing Himself

The Mike Postle saga continues at full bore with the embattled player facing new challenges. Mac VerStandig has filed a motion for sanctions against the player, on behalf of nearly 90 plaintiffs he now represents, seeking damages from Postle, who has allegedly cheated during a tournament. Yet accusations against the player go all the way […]

Defendants Try to Dismiss Lawsuit in Mike Postle Alleged Cheating Saga

Defendants Try to Dismiss Lawsuit in Mike Postle Alleged Cheating Saga

A new development has occurred in the Michael Postle case with the plaintiffs, now some 89 poker players, deciding to revisit the original charges against their discredited fellow player. As per those charges, Postle is facing counts of cheating, unjust enrichment, negligence, and fraud for a whole lot of 11 causes. The amendment in the […]

Andrew Yang Will Go Down as the First Presidential Candidate to Endorse Poker

Andrew Yang Will Go Down as the First Presidential Candidate to Endorse Poker

Presidential hopeful and poker enthusiast Andrew Yang ended his campaign bid on February 11 unable to garner additional support to push past the Democratic in-house elections. He was the first candidate to speak on a variety of issues, including universal income, digital tax and surprisingly, the legalization of online poker. His hint at taxing digital […]

Ellen Degeneres Gets Poker Lesson from Vince Van Pattern

Ellen Degeneres Gets Poker Lesson from Vince Van Pattern

Ellen Degeneres is a woman of many talents, from stand-up comedy to acting – and now, she can add poker to the list. Recently, her wife Portia De Rossi gifted her a one-on-one poker coaching session with the acclaimed Vince Van Patten. The coaching session was given to Ellen for her 62nd birthday, and she […]

Poker Community Debates Rebuys in Tournaments

Poker Community Debates Rebuys in Tournaments

Daniel Negreanu is one of the world’s most influential poker players and, when he makes a bold statement on Twitter, he definitely gets people talking. Recently, he stated that he may not re-enter any tournaments throughout 2020, criticising the entire concept of re-buy tournaments. This is a sentiment that many poker players have been feeling […]

PokerStars Officially Launches in Pennsylvania

PokerStars Officially Launches in Pennsylvania

It has been over a year since online poker was legalized in Pennsylvania, and now the first poker site has finally gone live in the state. On Monday at 10pm, PokerStars officially launched in Pennsylvania. This is fantastic news for players across the state who have patiently been awaiting the opportunity to play poker online […]

WSOPE Main Event Win Goes to Alexandros Kolonias

WSOPE Main Event Win Goes to Alexandros Kolonias

Alexandros Kolonias has become the winner of the World Series of Poker Europe Main Event. He has beaten out over 540 runners, landing himself an impressive prize worth over $1.2 million. Heading into the final table, Kolonias faced off against some very accomplished players. Players like Dario Sammartino and Anthony Zinno were among the final […]