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    • 14 September 2006

      STRAIGHTS HAVE NO RANKING IN NEW ONLINE POKER ROOM FOR GAY, LESBIAN, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDERED PLAYERS

      First Ever Online Poker Room for GLBT – Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Community Opens New Poker Game Launched For GLBT – No Straights ComeOutPoker.com, the world’s first online poker site catering exclusively to the Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender (GLBT) community, launched its real online poker room today. While some of the big- name poker sites may claim gay members, ComeOutPoker.

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    • 14 September 2006

      Justice Department defends using 'dated' laws in gambling arrests

      THE REGISTER www.theregister.co.uk High Wire Act By OUT-LAW.com Published Thursday 14th September 2006 19:04 GMT The US Department of Justice has admitted that the 1961 Wire Act which it uses to prosecute executives of online gambling companies is “dated”. The Department insists, though, that the law is sufficient for the prosecution of gambling executives.

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    • 12 September 2006

      32RED Announces BetDirtectPoker - New Online Poker Room

      32Red Affiliates We are very proud to announce yet another addition to the 32Red Affiliate family of top online gaming brands – introducing BetDirect Poker – now part of the Microgaming Poker Network. With over 500,000 registered players (guaranteeing the game of choice at any time) players referred to BetDirect Poker can choose from micro to high limit cash games with over $2 million in guaranteed cash prizes every single month!

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    • 12 September 2006

      Sportingbet Chairman's Arrest Stuns UK Online Gaming Industry

      Linux Insider Scotland on Sunday 09/11/06 9:22 AM PT “The New York State Supreme Court released Sportingbet Chairman Peter Dicks on $50,000 Friday. He is required to turn over his passport and stay in New York City under terms of the release. Shares in Sportingbet fell 38.5 percent in London on Monday, having dropped as much as 43 percent in early trading….“ “New York police pulled him in as he disembarked at John F. Kennedy Airport.

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    • 12 September 2006

      iGaming Business Discusses Sportingbet with US Lawyer

      iGAMING BUSINESS12-09-06 iGaming Business has spoken with US lawyer David Schollenberger about the recent arrest of Peter Dicks and the wider implications that the detention will have for online gaming in the United States.

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    • 11 September 2006

      UPDATE ON AFFILIATE ATTENDANCE AT CAC VEGAS

      UPDATED: 09/11/06 1:16 PM EDST Due to the current situation in the US, some casino affiliates have had to reconsider their plans to attend the CAC 2006 convention in Las Vegas. Any affiliate that has declared their intentions concerning their attendance are listed here. The list will be updated as soon as information is available. 21.COM – ATTENDING 32RED – NOT ATTENDING 400AFFILIATES – ATTENDING ABSOLUTE POKER – ATTENDING BETREV – ATTENDING

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    • 10 September 2006

      US needs to declare its hand on online gambling

      The Sunday Times John Waples TIMESONLINE September 10, 2006 PETER DICKS, chairman of the online gaming group Sportingbet, had to raise $50,000 on Friday for his bail. He was also forced to surrender his passport. But a lot more rides on the outcome of his Supreme Court hearing this Thursday. That is when Dicks will be told whether he will be extradited to Louisiana to face a charge of soliciting a local citizen to make a sports bet online. If he is extradited, the fallout could be immense.

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    • 10 September 2006

      Peter Dicks Flushed By Louisiana Gambling by Computer Law

      BAYOUBUZZ.COM New Orleans, La.–You can bet that Peter Dicks is flushed as he fights to stay away from extradition to a Louisiana Court. The Louisiana anti-Internet Gambling law was designed to do exactly what it the state is doing—keep Internet gaming away from Louisiana.

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    • 10 September 2006

      GAMBLING EXECS NOT SAFE IN US

      24.COM | FIN24.COM Gaming chiefs not safe in US 10/09/2006 13:49 St Louis – Gambling industry experts agree: If you operate an offshore gaming website, stay out of the US. Moments after stepping foot on American soil on Thursday, Sportingbet plc Chairperson Peter Dicks became the second British offshore sports betting executive arrested in recent months for illegal online gambling in the US.

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    • 10 September 2006

      TigerGaming Offers World Poker Tour and European Tour For A Quarter!

      Got a quarter and great poker tools and skills? Starting on Monday, September 11, Tiger Gaming gives you the opportunity to play your way to London, Paris and Amsterdam for just 25¢ !! The $20,000 prize package includes buy-ins to several live poker tournaments in each of these historic capitals, as well as being able to get a taste of life in some of the most exciting cities in the world.

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    • 10 September 2006

      Peter Dicks’s US Arrest Causing Panic at Online Gaming Firms

      TIMES ONLINE The Sunday Times – Business September 10, 2006 Focus: Busted! Peter Dicks’s US arrest is causing panic at online gaming firms, write Dominic Rushe in New York and Louise Armitstead When the New York Giants take on the Indianapolis Colts today, at least $10 of dodgy money will be riding on the game. The bet was made with the London-listed gaming firm Sportingbet.com by Dominic Rushe, our US-based reporter, using his American bank account.

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    • 10 September 2006

      INCOME ACCESS SEPTEMBER NEWSLETTER

      IN THIS SEPTEMBER INCOME ACCESS NEWSLETTER September Promos at Income AccessFind Daniel and Sara at CAC Vegas 2006Brand-New – Mahjong ClubArriving Soon – Gold Mobile CasinoMeet Your Affiliate Managers – Roo from Jackpotjoy September Promos at Income Access Lasseters Affiliates – 2 Exciting New Ways to win $500 at Lasseters!

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    • 09 September 2006

      Lasseter's September News Letter

      LASSETER’S Hope you’re having a great week and enjoying the remaining days of the summer. Pity how fast this season passes…..yes, time flies when you’re having fun, they say. Anyhow, I wanted to briefly update you on this month’s exciting NEW affiliate promotions. We are holding a contest for affiliates to dream up their own personalized player promotion, with a budget of $500!

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    • 09 September 2006

      Please participate in the largest gambling survey online ever!

      Games and Casino, in our capacity as one of eCOGRA’s recognised Reputable Portals, would like to assist the non-profit, player protection body with its online gambling player survey that starts 5th September 2006, and we would like to invite you to participate and make your views known!

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    • 09 September 2006

      PETER DICKS, SPORTINGBET CHIEF, RELEASED ON $50,000 BAIL

      BBC NEWS 09/09/06 The chairman of UK-based online gaming firm Sportingbet has been granted a $50,000 bail by a US court. Peter Dicks was held in New York on Thursday under a warrant issued by state authorities in Louisiana accusing him of “gambling by computer”. The court in Queens, New York, also ordered him to surrender his passport. Mr Dicks is to face another hearing on 14 September when the New York court will consider a request by the Louisiana authorities to extradite him.

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    • 08 September 2006

      Arrest adds pressure on Internet gaming

      THE BOSTON GLOBE By Jeff Douglas, Associated Press Writer September 8, 2006 ST. LOUIS –Gambling industry experts agree: If you operate an offshore gaming Web site, stay out of the U.S. Moments after stepping foot on American soil Thursday, Sportingbet PLC Chairman Peter Dicks became the second British offshore sports betting executive arrested in recent months for illegal online gambling in the U.S.

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    • 08 September 2006

      Exclusive Bingo Liner Promotion at GamesAndCasino

      Games and Casino and Bingo Liner offer an exclusive $50 Bonus Drawing for the month of September! 3 lucky Bingo Liner depositors will be randomly chosen through the month of September to receive a $50 bonus deposited into their player accounts at the end of the month. To qualify just have a new or existing account with BingoLiner that was registered through Games and Casino. Congratulations to Games and Casino’s 3 August winners!

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    • 08 September 2006

      Sportingbet PLC Chairman To Fight Extradition To Louisiana

      Thursday September 7th, 2006 / 5h35 By Chad Bray Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES NEW YORK -(Dow Jones)- The non-executive chairman of Sportingbet PLC (SBT.LN) will fight extradition to Louisiana on charges of illegal Internet gambling, his lawyer said late Thursday. At a hearing in New York State Supreme Court in Queens, Peter Nieman, the lawyer for Peter Dicks, said his client will contest extradition to Louisiana and will ask a New York Supreme Court justice on Friday to release his client on bail.

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    • 08 September 2006

      The Next Wave in Online Gambling is Elimination Poker at UltimateBet

      NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 7, 2006–What happens when you cross the thrill of tournament poker with the skill level of blackjack? You get the newest wave in online gambling to take over the internet, Elimination Blackjack. Elimination Blackjack will include seven players with the ultimate goal to accumulate as many chips as possible. It will be played similar to blackjack in the casino but with a few key twists.

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    • 07 September 2006

      ONLINE GAMBLING STOCKS DIVE - AGAIN - AS US DOJ HOLDS GAMING EXECUTIVE - AGAIN.

      REUTERS UK Thu Sep 7, 2006 2:05 PM BST162 By Pete Harrison LONDON (Reuters) – The United States detained a second Internet gaming executive on Thursday, adding to fears it is cracking down on the lucrative industry and sparking share price falls that wiped over $1.5 billion (800 million pounds) off the market value of the sector. Online bookmaker Sportingbet said its chairman, Peter Dicks, had been detained by U.S.

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    • 07 September 2006

      eCOGRA NEEDS YOUR INPUT FOR ONLINE GAMBLING SURVEY

      HERE IS YOUR CHANCE TO SPEAK YOUR MIND An invitation for you to give your views in the biggest online gambling survey ever launched How often have you wanted to tell the top management of the online gambling venues that you use how they should be running things to achieve better customer satisfaction? Those times when you might want to point out areas where improvements could be made; new ideas you think might work well or praise for facets of an operation that you think gets it right?

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    • 07 September 2006

      Online Casino's Free Spins Offers Beta Testers Special Treat

      (PRWEB) September 7, 2006 — Royal Vegas Online Casino invites all beta testers to try their luck at “200 Free Spins” – a phenomenal new casino promotion, born from the legendary 100 Free Spins bonus offer. Not only is Royal Vegas the pioneer of the ever-popular Free Spins casino promotion, but this highly-reputable casino online is the first to transform an already unique offer into an even greater and more exhilarating experience for the casino player.

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    • 06 September 2006

      200 free spins from Royal Vegas Casino

      HURRY THIS OFFER IS FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY! Royal Vegas wants to launch a new 200 Free Spins promo – that’s DOUBLE the spinning action of the original offer. They need beta testers for this offer! That means from Thursday midnight EST 9-07-2006 until Saturday midnight EST – 9-10-2006 you can play for free! And keep your winnings!! Check out all the details on our Casino Promotions page.

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    • 01 September 2006

      Celebrate the holiday with Bingo Gala!

      Don’t miss September 4th at Bingo Gala!! They’ll be marking Labor Day with a big celebration! There’s going to be $50 cash prizes and a $2,500JP on EVERY GAME between 9am and 11am EST on Nickels cards. Plus there’s also going to be $150 cash prizes and a $3,000 JP playing randomly on the ‘L’ pattern from 6pm until 12 midnight EST.

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    • 01 September 2006

      Vegas Technologies Software Game Reviews Added

      We’ve completed full reviews for all of the casino games offered by the Vegas Technologies Casino Software. You can play all of the games on the Vegas Technologies Casino software at the following six (6) online casinos; English Harbour Casino, Millionaire Casino, Superslots Casino, Caribbean Gold Casino, Silver Dollar Casino, and the All Poker Casino. Below are the links to the casino game groups operating on the Vegas Technologies software reviewed by Games and Casino.

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    • 31 August 2006

      Online Gambling Legislation Opposed by Independent Community Bankers of America

      BankNet 360 Posted By: Vince Ryan Aug 30 2006 06:00:10 PDT ICBA Opposes Bill to Stop Illegal Online Gambling Congressional legislation that would attempt to block electronic transfers between U.S. gamblers and offshore casinos is being opposed by the Independent Community Bankers of America, according to The Wall Street Journal. The ICBA is asking the Senate to revise a House version of the bill that passed n July.

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    • 31 August 2006

      KIWI BINGO'S LABOR DAY WEEKEND SPECTACULAR - $30,000 MUST GO!

      My Goodness! Kiwi Bingo sure knows how to celebrate a holiday!! The action starts Friday, September 1st and goes all the way through September 4th in a celebration absolutely packed with games and prizes! Just look at this lineup! Kiwi Bingo’s Special PYOP BBs/Prize games – In Cabaña Café, Liberty Lounge AND 90 Ball Hall with a Playoff game for all PYOP game winners on Monday, 11:05 PM in Liberty Lounge for 1 HUGE prize!!

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    • 31 August 2006

      Chances Slim For Internet Betting Ban

      WINNERONLINE SOURCE: Las Vegas Review-Journal by Tony Batt 28 August, 2006 WASHINGTON — There may not be a better example of how much easier it is to block rather than pass legislation in Congress than the decade-long effort to prohibit Internet gambling. The House and Senate have voted no fewer than six times to either outlaw or severely restrict online wagering. The closest vote in the Senate was 90-10 on July 22, 1998.

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    • 25 August 2006

      Casino Blog Directory added to Games and Casino

      We’ve added a complete listing of all the blogs provided by Games and Casino. You can find them all listed in one area now: Games and Casino Blogs The Games and Casino blogs each offer a XML feed, RSS feed, NewsGator, My Yahoo, and Feedburner links. Using these tools, you can show this valuable information and casino gambling content on your own website, or have your own personal blog readers present you this information immediately when each blog has been updated with new content.

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    • 25 August 2006

      Vegas Technologies Casinos Added to GamesandCasino.com

      GamesandCasino would like to welcome the Vegas Technologies Casino group to the Games and Casino family of recommended casino’s. We’ve completed full casino reviews for all six of the casino’s in their group. We will also be reviewing the Vegas Technologies Casino games offered by the software, and those will be available soon. Below are links for the Vegas Technologies Software Casino reviews: English Harbour Millionaire Casino Superslots Caribbean Gold Silver Dollar

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