Category: This Week in Gambling

Online Gambling Problems, Retirements and Celebrations!

Pennsylvania has been trying regulate online gambling for several years. Now that they are close to getting a bill passed, a few senators are trying to throw a wrench into the plans. Also, a key online gambling opponents is retiring from politics, and Trump talks sports betting! This week’s special offer is from bet365!

Black Friday Poker Payments… After Six Years

Six years after the U.S. Department of Justice took down major online poker sites, many players are still waiting to get their money on deposit returned.

This week it was announced that customers may not have to wait much longer for monies from Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet.

We also take a humorous look (matter of opinion) at some breaking fantasy sports news.

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Online Gambling Becomes a States’ Rights Issue

The fight over online gambling has been a long and interesting one.

Now, however, as more and more states regulate the industry, the fight has taken a turn toward becoming a states’ rights issue.

We’re also covering news from Atlantic City and online poker.

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The Future of Sports Betting in the U.S.

Baseball season is underway, and millions of Americans will be betting on the games this season.

However, even as the NFL votes to send the Raiders to Las Vegas, Commissioner Roger Goodell still maintains the league is opposed to sports betting reform in America.

Also, we must say goodbye to the popular Marvel Comics super hero slots from Playtech.

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DraftKings & FanDuel: Fantasy Sports Merger Issues

Players have been anticipating the rumored merger between fantasy sports giants DraftKings and FanDuel for many months.

Now, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission may throw a wrench into the deal.

Also, there is fantasy news from Germany.

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St. Paddy’s Day Gamblin’ News!

We’re going green this week, as our gambling news features Sheldon Adelson and his “crony capitalist” RAWA agenda.

Plus, online poker news about PokerStars new game and PartyPoker’s new ‘ambassador’!

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Global Gambling News!

This week’s program features gambling news on California poker, Pennsylvania online gambling, and fantasy sports news from Mississippi and Kentucky!

Plus, we’re looking at the Czech Republic and Switzerland, where online gambling blocking has become a reality!

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Online Gambling Collision Course with Justice Department

Now that Jeff Sessions has been confirmed as U.S. Attorney General, we can certainly expect the Department of Justice to “revisit” the Federal Wire Act.

And if their opinion of the Wire Act changes, all online gambling in the United States could be shut down.

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Online Gambling Love for Valentines Day

We have a lot of love to spread this Valentines Day, with three American states ready to embrace online gambling!

New York, California and Pennsylvania are all making gambling news headlines!

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We also have online poker love in Europe!

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New York Wants Online Poker!

New York State came very close to passing online poker legislation last year. Now, the bill returns for 2017.

We also look at the continuing fight for Pennsylvania online gambling and fantasy sports regulation in America and Europe, and issues with the NFL’s move to Las Vegas.

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Could Trump Help Online Gambling?

This week’s news includes the state of New Jersey asking US President Trump to help their online gambling industry!

Also, Antigua would like Trump to end their decade-long fight with America over Internet betting!

And there is trouble in Canada where players have sued the Atlantic Lottery!

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The States of Gambling News

This week we look at major gambling news from several American states, including the possibility that Pennsylvania will finally pass online gambling legislation.

Other stories come from Washington State, Delaware, New Jersey, Florida, Virginia, Michigan, New York, Massachusetts and South Carolina.

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Online Gambling News and Jeff Sessions

The threat to the online gambling industry in the United States is growing as the inauguration of Donald Trump draws near.

This week we look at his nomination for Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, and what impact that could have for Internet betting.

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Online Gambling and Terrorism: The Truth Comes Out

Following years of online gambling critics claiming the industry has links to terrorism, a Congressional report has been released on the issue.

The two-year study sheds light on Internet gambling and it’s alleged links to terrorist organizations, and some will not like what it has to say.

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The Gambling Grinch Who Tried to Steal Christmas

We say goodbye to 2016 this week, and look back at Sheldon Adelson’s latest attempt to push his RAWA agenda.

He has spend a lot of time and money trying to ban online gambling in the United States.

It must suck to fail so miserably… especially at Christmas!

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Will Trump Ban Online Gambling?

Sheldon Adelson has wasted no time in trying to get his “Restoration of America’s Wire Act” bill back in to relevance.

It has come to light that Attorney Generals from ten states have signed a letter to the Trump administration asking them to reconsider the 2011 DoJ opinion on the Wire Act, and to ban online gambling in America.

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NETELLER & Skrill Pull Mastercard from Some Gambling Markets

Online payment processors NETELLER and Skrill have stopped processing gambling transactions in 100 markets globally.

This will leave countless players searching for alternative payment solutions.

Also, Sheldon Adelson has more plans for online gambling, and we take a look at the Motörhead Online Slot from Net Entertainment.

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