Topic: Poker Players Alliance
A federal court ruling that poker is mainly a game of skill and thus not gambling could steer Congress down the wrong path of approving Internet gaming.
A one-time 'supercommittee' tasked to find a deficit-cutting compromise must resist the siren call of special-interest lobbies. The online gambling industry, for one, is already pouncing on this panel of 12 lawmakers.
09/02/2011 02:47 pm
A bill in Congress to allow betting for online poker is based on the notion that poker is mainly a game of skill. Fat chance.
06/30/2011 04:43 pm
The US Attorney in Manhattan has filed fraud charges against Full Tilt Poker and two other online companies. The move is roiling the US poker community, and it plays into a larger debate about the legal status of online betting.
04/16/2011 06:03 pm