Bradley Franzen is the first of the 11 people indicted on April 15th, which those in the online poker industry dub Black Friday, to see U.S. court. Franzen is a resident of Illinois and Costa Rica and he admitted in federal court yesterday, he was a payment processor for PokerStars, Full Tilt and absolute poker. He further admitted he helped circumvent the laws that banned processing online gambling payments and helped deceive banks as to what the transactions were really for.
He pled guilty to criminal charges of conspiracy to commit bank fraud, conspiracy to commit money laundering and operating an illegal gambling business which could see him face up to 30 years in jail. Franzen however agreed to a plea which is thought to have him testify at any trail that may come from the FBI indictments against the online poker sites in exchange for leniency in his sentencing.
According to a quote in the Washington Post Monday, Franzen told the federal court;
“To avoid bank restrictions, they [the poker companies] used shell companies and phony websites.”
He went on to admit that he helped these online poker companies establish these relationships between their businesses and the banks and he had helped to process millions of dollars. All total the federal prosecutors claim the $3 billion have been illegally processed.
Blueprint Gaming brings a sequel to its 2018 release called Goonies Return. This game provides a similar playstyle, improved design, and several exciting features that are built on the original idea and allow fans of slot machines to enjoy this title again. This title will be a trademark based on an 80s movie, directed by Spielberg.
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Like in the original title, the action takes place on 5 reels, 3 rows, and 20 active paylines.
Yggdrasil intends to significantly expand access to its gaming library through a collaboration with well-known online casino and sports betting provider, Betway. According to the agreement, the supplier will provide its portfolio to the operator across various regulated markets, including the United Kingdom, Germany, which recently opened the market to licensed online casinos.
As dynamic as it is, the online gambling industry is constantly undergoing various modifications and transformations. By exploring the possibilities of game development, bringing more efficiency and safety to money transactions, suppliers push the limits and level up player experience continuously.
Over the course of the past decades, we have witnessed multiple groundbreaking chances, but surprisingly, there’s always room for more.