Andrew Burnett

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Joined PokerTube August 2015

Andrew from Edinburgh, Scotland, is a professional journalist, international-titled chess master, and avid poker player.


Articles by Andrew Burnett

California Nun Steals $835K from Catholic School to Fund Gambling Habit

A Catholic nun from California who took a vow of poverty has agreed to plead guilty to charges of stealing more than $835,000 of school funds

Bill Perkins Offers to Sponsor $200k Prize Boxing Match Between Matt Berkey and Robert Kuhn

A Twitter spat between poker pros Matt Berkey and Robert Kuhn escalated so far this week

Whistleblower Veronica Brill Awarded $27,000 Against Mike Postle in Anti-SLAPP Lawsuit Judgement

This week it was Veronica Brill’s turn to be awarded financial recompense against Mike Postle

Armed Robbery on Vegas Casino Ends in Quick Arrest

Police have arrested a man following an armed robbery at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas hotel’s casino

Police Arrest Suspect Behind 1,800 Online Gambling Identity Theft Cases

44-year-old Casey Ennis is alleged to have used the stolen identities to fraudulently operate accounts with online gaming providers in Atlantic City

WPT Champ Dennis Blieden Sentenced to Six and a Half Years in Prison for $22million Embezzlement

Blieden was facing 14 charges related to a $22million embezzlement

Saipan Casino Chairwoman Faces Courtroom Lies Claims in Human Trafficking Case

Cui Li Jie is at the centre of allegations that she has “obstructed plaintiffs from obtaining discovery at every turn”

Mike Postle in Trouble as Court Rejects Legal Papers Ahead of Veronica Brill Hearing

Things are going from bad to worse for alleged poker cheat Mike Postle

Basketball Commentator Takes Food Delivery Job After Big Gambling Loss

Controversial ESPN broadcaster Dan Dakich has taken on a delivery driver job to pay back money he lost gambling on NCAA basketball

Woman throws $1million Winning Lottery Ticket in Trash but Still Wins Big thanks to Shop Owner Honesty

Bad beats or big mistakes rarely get rewarded in poker, but in the lottery world it seems there are different rules

Rapper Ray J Hits Slots Jackpot in California Casino

The R&B singer at the centre of the infamous Kim Kardashian sex tape scooped a $17k jackpot in California

Football Legend Zlatan Ibrahimović Hit by €50,000 Fine for Gambling Breach

Swedish football star Zlatan Ibrahimović has been fined €50,000 ($61,000) for his involvement with betting company Bethard

Chris Moneymaker Lawyers Up to Sue PayPal for Seized Funds

Chris Moneymaker has enlisted the services of Bensamochan Law Firm to go after Paypal

Basketball Legend Tony Parker First Player to Qualify for WSOP Main Event

Parker won his $10k seat to the November event in a charity tournament

Chris Moneymaker Takes on PayPal After Having $12k Seized

Chris Moneymaker has taken aim at PayPal after the payment processor swiped more than $12k from the 2003 WSOP Main Event champion’s account