California Gambling News News about the California Gambling scene is featured in this Online Casino Advisory RSS feed. California Online Poker Bill Shelved Despite Lack of Opponents Intrastate Internet poker will not be regulated by the state of California anytime soon, as proponents couldn't come to agreement about licensing requirements. Wed, 30 Jun 2010 20:37:28 GMT Matt Miller 2010-06-30T20:37:28Z Jerry Yang to Appear at Make-A-Wish Foundation Poker Tourney Fund 2007 World Series of Poker Champion Jerry Yang to appear at Make-A-Wish fundraiser poker tournament at Diamond Jim?s Casino. Tue, 11 May 2010 19:18:48 GMT Julie Wong 2010-05-11T19:18:48Z Tribal Casinos Split On Internet Poker Position Internet poker bills are circulating on both federal and state levels, and tribes operating Indian casinos are divided as to their position on regulating this online gambling. Wed, 10 Mar 2010 18:29:50 GMT Tom Weston 2010-03-10T18:29:50Z Gambling Proliferation Attacked by Therapist Without Evidence A California family therapist says increased exposure to gambling availability is causing more problem gambling, but his only evidence is anecdotal, while scientific research indicates otherwise. Sun, 03 Jan 2010 00:39:00 GMT Virginia Maddox 2010-01-03T00:39:00Z California to Hold Online Gambling Hearings in February A state senate committee in California will begin hearings in February to examine the options available for intrastate online poker. Wed, 16 Dec 2009 01:26:00 GMT Preston Lewis 2009-12-16T01:26:00Z Casinos Propose Online Poker Deal with California A new proposal by a casino group to tempt lawmakers in California into licensing intrastate online poker offers the state hundreds of millions in annual revenue. Mon, 14 Dec 2009 02:57:45 GMT K.C. Carmichael 2009-12-14T02:57:45Z Online Casino Status in US Creating Tax Confusion The lack of federal definition of what constitutes illegal online gambling is causing tax puzzles for players at online casinos. Mon, 23 Nov 2009 02:47:11 GMT Virginia Maddox 2009-11-23T02:47:11Z Court Says California Must Allow Tribal Casino Gambling Expansion Some California tribal casinos will be able to add new slot games without paying stiff new state taxes, according to a court decision. Sun, 04 Oct 2009 22:34:28 GMT K.C. Carmichael 2009-10-04T22:34:28Z Frank Internet Gambling Bill Gets More Congressional Support Four more Congressmen have agreed to co-sponsor Barney Frank's bill regulating Internet gambling. Tue, 29 Sep 2009 04:40:56 GMT Preston Lewis 2009-09-29T04:40:56Z California Lottery Gambling on Warner Brothers Recording Acts Warner Brothers music acts are the latest to lend their names and images to lottery gambling, as the California Lottery releases new scratch-offs. Mon, 21 Sep 2009 05:45:09 GMT Virginia Maddox 2009-09-21T05:45:09Z Tribal Casino Operators Give Up on Intrastate Online Poker A movement to join tribal casinos and land-based poker rooms in support of California's intrastate online poker bill has fallen apart as some tribes say caution is needed regarding legal status of existing gaming compacts. Thu, 10 Sep 2009 03:40:32 GMT A.J. Maldonado 2009-09-10T03:40:32Z Online Poker Bill May Be Put On Hold in California California lawmakers are intent on moving carefully with the bill to regulate intrastate online poker, even if it means holding the measure over until the next session. Fri, 28 Aug 2009 00:56:12 GMT Matt Miller 2009-08-28T00:56:12Z California Tribes Debate Advantages of Online Casinos California tribes are in a heated debate over whether to support or oppose legislation that seeks to bring legal intrastate online poker to the state. Fri, 21 Aug 2009 01:34:34 GMT Tom Weston 2009-08-21T01:34:34Z California Casino Competitors Unite for Intrastate Online Poker Tribal casino operators are looking to work with long-time foes in state poker rooms to lobby for intrastate online poker in California. Wed, 12 Aug 2009 23:38:29 GMT Preston Lewis 2009-08-12T23:38:29Z California Changes Outdated Law Against Sports Betting Pools Participating in an office sports betting pool, such as a March Madness competition, could have drawn jail time in California until a new law was passed this week, relieving everyone but the NFL. Sun, 09 Aug 2009 02:56:02 GMT Matt Miller 2009-08-09T02:56:02Z Bank Account Owner Files for Return of Online Poker Seizures The payment processing firm Account Services filed a motion in US District Court to force the release of funds frozen in seized bank accounts that were intended to pay US consumers for winning at online poker. Mon, 13 Jul 2009 23:51:41 GMT Tom Weston 2009-07-13T23:51:41Z California Budget Makes Online Poker Easy Pass, Says Lobbyist The political representative for the Poker Voters of America says California's need for money may force legislators to rush the online poker bill into law. Fri, 26 Jun 2009 22:02:39 GMT Ed Bradley 2009-06-26T22:02:39Z San Diego Internet Cafes Busted for Illegal Gambling California and Florida were both sites of police raids of Internet cafes thought to be conducting illegal gambling operations. Fri, 26 Jun 2009 21:23:30 GMT Preston Lewis 2009-06-26T21:23:30Z Tribal Casinos Subject to Varying Levels of Success Even though not all tribal casinos turn out to earn vast riches for members, Native Americans are grateful for all the casino gambling benefits, from dividends to college scholarships to jobs paying them a living wage. Sun, 31 May 2009 10:22:20 GMT K.C. Carmichael 2009-05-31T10:22:20Z California Lottery Gambling Improvements Rejected by Voters A bill seeking to improve the California lottery and increase state gambling revenue was defeated as voters were perturbed by clauses borrowing future money for today. Thu, 21 May 2009 01:54:46 GMT A.J. Maldonado 2009-05-21T01:54:46Z