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Canucks Busted

Friday, August 31st, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

It’s not just in the U.S. that law enforcement likes to break up poker games that are not occurring in casinos. (more…)

Poker Sharks Shill Chicken

Friday, August 31st, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

It’s not unusual these days to turn on the television and see a commercial featuring a well-known professional poker player. (more…)

Another Brunson on Top

Tuesday, August 28th, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

Is poker greatness in the genes? (more…)

‘Dolly’ to Keynote

Tuesday, August 28th, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

Doyle “Texas Dolly” Brunson, probably the best-known poker player in the world, is to be the keynote speaker for the annual European convention of the Casino Affiliates Program (CAP) in Spain in October, CAP has announced. (more…)

PPA Changing Coasts

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

The Poker Players Alliance (PPA), a San Francisco-based lobby group seeking to legalize online poker, has announced it is relocating to Washington, D.C., in order to be closer to the legislative process it is trying to influence. (more…)

WSOPE Embraces Online Poker

Tuesday, August 21st, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

What a difference a continent makes! (more…)

Snakes in a Plan

Tuesday, August 21st, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

Two men who tried to use rattlesnakes as deadly weapons to collect on a poker debt have been charged with conspiracy to commit murder, the Associated Press reported. (more…)

Yet Another Poker Game Robbed

Friday, August 17th, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

The home poker game crime wave in the U.S. continues. (more…)

Poker Crime Wave Continues

Thursday, August 16th, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

High-stakes home poker games can be profitable not just for the players, but, it seems, for the criminals too. (more…)

Denmark: Poker NOT Luck

Thursday, August 16th, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

The question of whether poker is a game of skill or a game of chance is not just being debated in the U.S., it’s being debated around the world. (more…)

Ad Law Affects Poker

Sunday, August 12th, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

Not all online poker rooms will be affected by a new law in the U.K. that restricts the advertising of Internet gambling sites. (more…)

In China, the Year of the Poker Player

Tuesday, August 7th, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

The worldwide poker craze isn’t really worldwide if one-fifth of the world’s population–a billion people–isn’t playing. (more…)

Negs: ‘I Cracked’

Saturday, August 4th, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

Top poker pro Daniel Negreanu says the reason he played poorly at the World Series of Poker (WSOP) main event last month in Las Vegas is because he “cracked under the pressure.” (more…)

EcoCard Bans U.S.

Wednesday, August 1st, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

Online poker players and other online gamblers now have one less option for funding online wagering. (more…)

EX-DEPUTIES BUSTED FOR VIDEO POKER

Wednesday, August 1st, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

A dozen people, including two former sherriff’s deputies, have been arrested in the U.S. by the FBI on charges of running illegal video poker operations, the Associated Press reported. (more…)

2ND POKER ROBBERY IN UNDER 24 HOURS

Wednesday, August 1st, 2007

BY TOM SOMACH

Less than a day after an armed robbery of a home poker game in Indiana left one man wounded, another home poker game was robbed by gunmen in Virginia. (more…)


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