West Virginia online gambling bill proposed

While some states are slowly picking away at trying to legalize certain forms of betting, West Virginia online gambling efforts are taking a different approach with a new bill was introduced late last week. Instead of taking a slow, piecemeal … [Read more...]

US Poker Bills Introduced in Kentucky, New York

US poker bills introduced in Kentucky and New York are encouraging signs to players who hope these are the latest steps toward legalizing online play. In Kentucky, the state’s first-ever bill looking to introduce online poker was filed by … [Read more...]

2019 World Series of Poker Europe Dates Announced

2019 World Series of Poker Europe dates have been announced and for the third straight year the event will be returning to the Czech Republic. The King’s Resort Rozvadov in Rosvadov, Czech Republic will be hosting the WSOPE for the third … [Read more...]

Ignition Poker Super Bowl Tournament Announced for Saturday

The folks at Ignition Poker are getting ready for the Super Bowl one day early with the launch of their $250,000 Ignition Poker Super Bowl tournament on Saturday Feb. 3. The day before Super Bowl 53 on February 2 Ignition Poker is putting big … [Read more...]

WSOP adds big blind ante to no-limit holdem

The World Series of Poker announced another change to the upcoming 50th anniversary series earlier this week, as all No-Limit Hold’em tournaments will now include a WSOP big blind ante rule. The WSOP brought in big blind antes to a limited number … [Read more...]

World Series of Poker 50th Anniversary Schedule Growing

The schedule for the World Series of Poker 50th anniversary in 2019 has slowly been released over the last weeks, with the numbers of tournaments growing. The dates for the 2019 WSOP are May 28 to July 16 at the Rio in Las Vegas, with the $10,000 … [Read more...]

DOJ Wire Act Decision Unlikely to Affect US Online Poker Sites

The recent Department of Justice (DOJ) reversal of a previous Wire Act decision on online gambling from 2011 likely won’t affect US poker sites serving American players. Earlier this week, the Office of Legal Counsel with the DOJ announced that … [Read more...]