Illinois Gambling Expansion Would Legalize Web Gambling

Should Internet gambling be allowed in the state of Illinois? That’s the question lawmakers and Governor. Pat Quinn will have to consider as part of the latest gambling expansion proposal in the General Assembly. A lot of people we talked to in Rock Island, near Jumer’s Casino, said they would like to see support for…

Zynga Launches Internet Gambling in UK

  Zynga will take the plunge into real-money gambling on Wednesday when it will begin offering poker and casino-style games in Britain in partnership with Bwin.party Digital Entertainment. The launch, announced Tuesday, marks Zynga’s first foray into online gambling, which it hopes can help reverse a steady decline in revenue as users dwindle for its…

The legacy of Texas’ lone legal casino

AGLE PASS, Texas (KXAN) – While state lawmakers have squabbled over gambling in Texas for decades, a small casino operation has quietly popped up along the Mexican border, helping a local Indian tribe win big. Twice a week, the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas is able to open the doors to its health clinic to…

888 To Work With Multiple Nevada Partners

888 To Work With Multiple Nevada Partners. Online poker site 888, a business-to-business and business-to-customer provider, is looking to be a dominant player in a future Nevada online gambling market. The Gibraltar-based company, which received a Nevada license this month, has partnerships with casino firms Caesars and Treasure Island, as well as slot machine maker…

Washington Online Poker Initiatives Finalized

Washington Online Poker Initiatives Finalized | Pokerfuse Online Poker News. A pair of related pro-online poker voter initiatives has received final language approval from the state of Washington. The measures are designed to authorize the play of real-money internet poker and remove Washington State’s existing law that makes the playing of online poker a felony.…