Online poker in Pennsylvania for July 15

After a lengthy wait, online gambling has finally been given the green light to launch in the state of Pennsylvania on July 15. Online gambling was legalized in Pennsylvania by Governor Tom Wolf way back in October, 2017. The seemingly … [Read more...]

Wire Act lawsuit arguments begin, DOJ tries to dismiss case

Wire Act lawsuit arguments began Thursday with the future of online gambling hanging in the balance. DOJ and lawyers for the plaintiffs made arguments before US District Court in Concord, New Hampshire. Judge Paul Barbadoro is presiding. The … [Read more...]

West Virginia legalizes online poker

West Virginia online poker officially became legal Wednesday, making it the fifth state to legalize it with the West Virginia Lottery Internet Wagering Act. The Act was waiting for West Virginia governor Jim Justice’s signature to make online … [Read more...]

Casinos and online gambling coming to Virginia

The Virginia Governor’s signature on a bill made land-based casinos and online gambling legal in the state this week. But, state residents are still far from being able to walk into a poker room for a live game or play online poker. The bill in … [Read more...]

Kentucky online poker bill stalls until 2020

It looks like the wait for sports betting and Kentucky online poker will continue beyond 2019. Attempts to pass a bill to legalize online gambling in the state have been shelved and are not expected to return until 2020. That’s according to … [Read more...]

DOJ extending Wire Act deadline?

When the DOJ changed its opinion on the Wire Act earlier this year, they set a 30-day time period during which no prosecutions under the new opinion would be launched. According to reports, that deadline will be extended sometime this week. For … [Read more...]

Pennsylvania online gambling by July?

Pennsylvania online gambling could finally become reality by July, scratching the itch for poker players who have been waiting for the last 16 months. That’s how long it has been since Pennsylvania legalized online gambling in the state, but it … [Read more...]