21 March 2012Bovada Pulls The Velvet Rope: Some US States No Longer on VIP List
Online gambling forums and news sites are grumbling with the notice that Bovada is denying certain players entry to their US-friendly online poker site. As of mid-December 2011, Bovada was created by Bodog as a way to separate the North American market from its successful rest-of-the-world division.Read full article
19 March 2012Some U.S. States Banned from Bovada
Bovada Poker which is the sister site to Bodog that accepts U.S. players has now begun blocking new sign-ups from 4 U.S. states: Maryland, New York, Utah and Washington.It is unclear as of yet if existing players from those states be allowed to play from this point forward.It is so far still uncertain as to why players from these four U.S. states have suddenly been excluded.Read full article
12 March 2012Nevada Pushing to be First with Online Poker
According to an iGaming Business article, The Chairman of the Nevada Gaming Control Board, Mark Lipparelli, confirmed that intra-state online poker could be up and running for real money in 2012 for all those online operators with approved licenses and technical systems approved by the state. Mr. Lipparelli detailed the timeline for Nevada’s online gaming application process and confirmed that the approval will give a company the ability to operate without additional legislation.Read full article
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08 March 2012Online Gambling Middleman Pleads Guilty
As a result of the investigation of the Department of Justice that shut down the three largest U.S. facing online poker sites, a Canadian citizen has now plead guilty to conspiracy charges.In a plea to the U.S. District Court in Manhattan, Ryan Lang said he was the middleman between online poker companies and the brokers who tricked U.S. banks into processing money for online gambling. Land admitted he helped circumvent U.S. laws from 2007 to the middle of 2010.Read full article
08 March 2012Get 5 Free Spins Every Day in March at Mr. Green Casino!
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06 March 2012Get £5 Free Cash at Caesars Casino!
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05 March 2012Shuffle Master to Buy Ongame Network LTD
In a press release today, Shuffle Master announced today that it will acquire B2B online company Ongame Network LTD from bwin.party services. Ongame is one of the largest online poker providers with over 25 of the iGaming strongest brands. Gavin Isaacs, Chief Executive Officer of Shuffle Master said; “Our acquisition of Ongame will allow Shuffle Master to offer a scalable, proven and secure solution for online poker.Read full article
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28 February 2012Bodog Founder Calvin Ayre Indicted
In a follow up to Homeland Security seizing the Bodog.com domain name, a federal grand jury in Baltimore, MD., has now indicted Bodog Entertainment Group, four Canadians involved with said group and Bodog founder Calvin Ayre. The indictments cover two charges stemming from June 2006 to January 2012, conducting an Illegal gambling business and money laundering conspiracy.Read full article
28 February 2012Bodog.com Seized by Homeland Security
Bodog.com, the original domain of one of the most popular online gaming company, Bodog, has been seized by the Department of Homeland Security.Why this domain was seized is a bit strange as it has not been an active commerce domain for some time now. Other Bodog Brand properties will not be affected by this seizure. It is only speculation at this point as to why Homeland Security would seize an unused domain name.Calvin Ayre has this to say about the seizure;“Not sure what to say. BodogBrand.Read full article
28 February 2012Everleaf Poker Makes Announcement Regarding US Operations
After weeks of silence, Everleaf Poker has now issued a statement regarding its current policy prohibiting players from the United States. (If you need to be caught up: Earlier this month, as a response to a cease and desist order from the US Department of Homeland Security, Everleaf poker shut its doors to all new and current US online poker players). Here is that statement, as pronounced on the Casino Affiliate Programs site:Read full article
27 February 2012Everleaf Gaming Network Shuts Out U.S. Players
Earlier this month Everleaf Gaming Network shut down its US operations. It was reported that the United States Department of Homeland Security had a cease and desist order. Everleaf on Feb 9th, prohibited all US based players from using any of the more than 100 skins it offered. Today Everleaf issued this statement: As has been reported, certain funds maintained by one of our payment processors to be distributed to U.S. customers were seized by U.S. authorities.Read full article
26 February 2012Iowa Online Poker Bill Clears Committee Vote
“I don’t see this as an expansion of gambling, I see this as an expansion of freedom.” That was the statement issued by Senator Rick Bertrand R-Sioux City after legislation in Iowa to bring online poker under state regulation passed with ease in a Senate committee.The final vote was 11-4 to allow for the state Racing and Gaming Commission to being together and regulate competing hub operators and partner them with state licensed casinos to provide Iowan’s access to online poker.Read full article
24 February 2012Subtopia Slots - New Slots at NetEnt Casinos!
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23 February 2012Black Gold Slots - New Slots from Betsoft!
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23 February 2012First Legal Intranet Gaming Platform Launched
In the press release below it was announced that the first legal intranet gaming was launched in the United States. The first two Native American Tribal Casinos in the company’s Tribal Gaming Network, Coushatta Indian Casino in Louisiana and Coyote Valley Casino in California, signed the agreement. LAS VEGAS, NV, Feb 22, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — Atlantis Internet Group Corp.Read full article
21 February 2012New Microgaming Slots for February 2012!
There are three new Microgaming slots for February 2012, and they are, The Grand Journey, Power Spins™ Atomic 8’s and Great Griffin slots! All these new slots from Microgaming fall under a different slot game category and offer different features. You can read how to play these newest slot games through our new slots section, the same place you’ll find the new Microgaming slots, and other software new games are listed there as well.Read full article
16 February 2012Vegas Tech is Back for US Players at Liberty Slots Casino!
Vegas Technology online games are back and US players can play them again at Liberty Slots casino, with their newly-branded Wager Gaming Technology software! Vegas Tech software was renamed and Wager Gaming is it; same games, different software name. Visit our Liberty Slots casino promotions review and read about all the bonuses and promotions from this newly-branded-software online casino.Read full article
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13 February 2012Senate Committee Meets Today to Discuss Internet Gambling Ruling
There has been another call to action today for Congress to federally regulate online gambling in the United States. A Senate Committee in Indian Affairs meets today to discuss the impact of the recent reversal of opinion of the U.S. Department of Justice and how it would concern Indian tribes. Max Waxman of Safe and Secure Internet Gambling Initiative release the following press release: (Washington, D.C.Read full article
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06 February 2012Romney Stands Against Online Gambling
In an interview posted on 8newsnow.com, Mitt Romney lays out his plans to help Nevada if he is elected President. At the end, almost as a side note, the Presidential hopeful also commented on where he stands on online gambling: “Romney also said he doesn’t support legalizing online gaming. He’s says he’s against it because of the social costs and people’s addictive gambling habits.”Read full article
06 February 2012ClubWPT increases monthly prize pool to $125,000
As if we needed another reason why Club WPT is one of our favorite US-friendly online poker sites, the popular place for subscription poker just increased its monthly tournament prize pool to $125,000. Paid VIP members now have even more chances to play the game they love and win the money they love without putting any additional money down. For a steady $19.95 per month, Club WPT provides a lot of value for online poker players.Read full article
05 February 2012NetEnt's New Starbust Slots Could Revolutionize Online Gaming
Starburst online slots would seem a ordinary and simple game on paper. Five reels, ten pays-both-ways paylines, expanding wilds and re-spins are all that make up this online video slot from Net Entertainment. That being said, anything from Net Entertainment is anything but simple or ordinary. With dazzling graphics and animations, Starburst online slots has an almost 1980′s arcade feel (but of the much more rad variety).Read full article
04 February 20122012: The Year of the $500,000 Latin Series of Poker
Today the organizers of the Latin Series of Poker (to live in infamy as LSOP) announced they will guarantee a prize $500,000 prize pool for the first annual Latin Series of Poker tournament. This Texas Hold’em tournament is scheduled from June 5th to June 10th at the Atlantic City Casino in Lima, Peru. .Read full article
03 February 2012Slotland Reveals Latest Addition: Double Luck Slots
US-friendly online casino, Slotland, has only just announced its latest addition to its slot game portfolio, and it’s receiving global attention already. With five-reels and 9-paylines, this would-be simple game packs a powerful punch with multipliers that can award up to 32x your wager. And, since wagers can range from .45 to 9.00 credits per spin, you’re looking at an incredible range of winnings without a huge investment!Read full article
03 February 2012Win over £6 Million in one click with Mr Green's Hall of Gods Jackpot
With all the jackpot wins popping up from other online casinos, bingo halls, and poker rooms, I couldn’t resist mentioning one that hasn’t been won yet. Mr Green casino announced today that its Hall of Gods’ jackpot has officially surpassed the £6 Million mark, making it a ripe target for the next win. Hall of Gods online slot is a five-reel, 20-payline game based in the era of the Vikings. Enjoy free spins and spectacularly animated shield-smashing bonus rounds.Read full article
03 February 2012Double Luck Slots - New at Slotland Casino!
Double Luck slots launched just yesterday at Slotland casino, offering a five-stage gamble feature, in its 5-reels and 9-lines, which awards up to 32-times your bet if you make it to the final stage! Slotland online casino welcomes US players. Read our Double Luck slots review and find out how it’s played before you try to get lucky. And be sure to stop by our new slots area to see the latest slot games as they appear online; you’ll find Double Luck there, too.Read full article
02 February 2012888 and Caesar's Getting Ready for U.S. Online Poker
Caesars Interactive Entertainment and 888 Holdings Plc has expanded its UK Software licensing agreement to now include the United States. Once online gaming is permitted in the U.S., Dragonfish, the business to business subsidiary arm of 888, will be the power behind some of Caesars private poker brands. 888 released a statement saying in part:Read full article