PokerStars Return to New Jersey Planned for March 21

A press released issue by Amaya Gaming last night revealed plans to launch PokerStarsNJ for real money online poker in New Jersey on Monday March 21.

Luck vs Skill Debate Raised Again in Wisconsin

The debate about whether luck or skill is the overriding factor in certain forms of gambling has been revived in Wisconsin – this time focusing on DFS.

WPN´s High 5 Series Gets Off to a Flying Start

The first five events in the Winning Poker Network´s High 5 tournament series each smashed their guarantees on the opening day of the series.

Illinois Court Rules Online Poker Losses Unrecoverable

Illinois´ Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a lower court’s ruling that online poker losses are not recoverable under state law.

Appleton Tries Again with Washington Online Poker Bill

Democratic Representative Sherry Appleton has reintroduced her 2015 Washington online poker bill in the hope it gains more traction than it did last year.

Tribes Want Online Poker in California ahead of DFS

The California Nations Indian Gaming Association has expressed its disappointment that DFS legislation is being given precedence over online poker regulation.

Oklahoma Tribe Aim to Launch Real Money Poker Site

The Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma is aiming to launch a real money poker site for players from domestic and international jurisdictions – subject to court approval.

Harry Reid Fails to Help Caesars Avoid Bankruptcy

An attempt by Nevada Senator Harry Reid to slip new bankruptcy laws into must-pass Congressional legislation has failed – leaving Caesars in deep trouble.

Pennsylvania Online Gambling Bill Shelved Until Spring

It has been reported that attempts to pass legislation in Pennsylvania that would “provide for authorized interactive gaming” are being shelved until spring.

New Compact Harms Hopes for Online Poker in Florida

A new gambling compact in Florida guarantees $3 billion for the state over the next seven years – provided the legislature does not regulate online gambling.