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Gujarat, India: Poker is Not a Game of Skill!

Recently Gujarat High Court in India, dismissed a petition that sought to define poker as a game of skill.

France Pushes Hard for Online Poker Liquidity

ARJEL’s president, Charles Coppolani sent an official memo to their Italian counterpart, ADM inquiring about the delay on their part and a possible launch date.

PartyPoker’s New Live $$$ Currency Brings Back ‘The Good Old Days’

The team set to introduce a new currency – PP Live $$$ - which will allow online qualifiers to choose which live event they play in.

Casinos versus Cannabis: Nevada Gaming Regulators to Review Stance on the Cannabis Industry

The NGPC is currently meeting to discuss the effect of Nevada’s newly legalised cannabis market on the gaming industry in the state.

U.S. Senators Speak Out Against Online Poker

Two U.S. senators have penned an open letter denouncing online gambling in response to Pennsylvania becoming the fourth state in the Union to have made it legal.

Louise Butler Joins Team PartyPoker Ladies

PartyPoker have expanded their pro roster by signing up Irish grinder Louise Butler as a Team Online Pro

Larry Flynt Loses California Casino Gambling Fight

Larry Flynt, the poker-playing porn magnate and casino owner, has lost his bid to be allowed to enter the California poker market.

Catena Media Acquires PokerScout for $350,000

European affiliate marketing network Catena Media acquired online poker traffic website

Party Poker Wins 2017 Poker Operator of the Year Award

Party Poker ended PokerStars' string of three blue ribbons in a row from 2014-16. To Sponsor Esports European League Season 2 will sponsor the season 2 of the Esports European League, a CS: GO league broadcasted on Channel C8.

AP/UB Players to Collect $3.7 Million in Second Round of Remission

The DoJ has approved the second batch of reimbursement for victims of the Absolute Poker and UltimateBet shutdown of six years ago.

Two Senators are Fighting for Online Poker in Australia

Australian senators David Leyonhjelm and Cory Bernardi addressed the Senate’s ECRC to argue for online poker.

Pennsylvania Senate Could Vote On Online Gambling as Soon as Wednesday

A gaming package legalizing online poker in Pennsylvania could be introduced to the State's Senate as soon as Monday, seeing a vote by Wednesday.

North Korea Permits Gambling To Raise Money

North Korea has hit the gambling news headlines once again as reports that the reclusive nation has changed its policy to allow racetrack betting.

US Casino Companies Eye Huge New Market in Japan

Looking for ways to boost the economy via the tourist trade, Shinzo Abe's administration is considering allowing casino gambling.

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Casino Barcelona Confirms Extended Sponsorship Agreement with PokerStars

Casino Barcelona has announced it has further strengthened its partnership with PokerStars, with the sponsorship of the casino’s CEP.

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