Poker News News about Poker is featured in this Online Casino Advisory RSS feed. French Online Poker Players Have Tea Party Protests New French gambling taxes have online poker players staging protests similar to the Tea Party grassroots movement in the US. Tue, 13 Jul 2010 01:29:22 GMT Matt Miller 2010-07-13T01:29:22Z PokerStars Sets Online Poker Record For the third time in a year, PokerStars hosted an online poker tournament that set records as the largest poker event ever held. Wed, 06 Jan 2010 00:16:09 GMT Ed Bradley 2010-01-06T00:16:09Z 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 Company PartyGaming Acquires World Poker Tour PartyGaming officials kept the online casino company in readiness to re-enter the US gambling market by purchasing the World Poker Tour brand. Mon, 09 Nov 2009 22:57:55 GMT Preston Lewis 2009-11-09T22:57:55Z Playboy Pushes Poker Player Krupa for Dancing Award Sometime-aspiring poker player Joanna Krupa aims to be the "Dancing with the Stars" champion, with a little help from Playboy. Tue, 06 Oct 2009 04:51:23 GMT Preston Lewis 2009-10-06T04:51:23Z Lawsuit Accuses Online Poker Room Full Tilt of Basing in US Full Tilt, one of the most popular Internet poker operators, is being sued in California for supposedly using software bots disguised as players to win hands on the site, and for accusing legitimate players of operating as bots themselves. Sat, 03 Oct 2009 16:43:38 GMT Matt Miller 2009-10-03T16:43:38Z High Heels Poker Joins With Online Operator PokerStars PokerStars, the largest online poker operator, announced it would sponsor the all-women's High Heels Poker Tour and the tour's academy for female poker players. Sat, 12 Sep 2009 18:18:25 GMT Preston Lewis 2009-09-12T18:18:25Z Denmark Seizes Online Poker Winnings of Professional A man whose sole source of support is playing online poker saw his winnings confiscated in a decision by the Supreme Court of Denmark, saying laws against professional gambling apply both to land and Internet. Thu, 10 Sep 2009 22:46:03 GMT Joshua McCarthy 2009-09-10T22:46:03Z 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 Blocked by Would-Be Kennedy Replacement The attorney general of Massachusetts prevented an intrastate online poker bill from advancing to the ballot and declared online gambling in all forms illegal in the state, just as she swore running for US Senate wouldn't influence her job. Sat, 05 Sep 2009 05:20:37 GMT Ed Bradley 2009-09-05T05:20:37Z 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 Poker Shut Down in Russia as Federation Ordered Closed Poker, until recently a blossoming game in Russia, is not outlawed with all casino gambling, leading to a state demand that the Russian poker federation be closed. Sun, 23 Aug 2009 22:03:21 GMT A.J. Maldonado 2009-08-23T22:03:21Z 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 Internet Poker Site Founder Murdered in Suspected Hit A groundbreaking innovator in the world of Internet poker and online gambling was found murdered at a home he owned in Sweden. Tue, 11 Aug 2009 05:16:40 GMT K.C. Carmichael 2009-08-11T05:16:40Z Reno Casino Tries Electronic Poker Tables Electronic poker tables which speed up play and avoid dealer errors were installed by a casino in Reno eager to try a new product with uneven response in earlier testing. Fri, 07 Aug 2009 00:10:26 GMT K.C. Carmichael 2009-08-07T00:10:26Z Online Poker Regulation Bill Comes to US Senate A new bill in the US Senate proposes regulation and licensing of online poker, but not all the news is good for Internet gamblers as high taxation lies ahead with legalization. Thu, 06 Aug 2009 22:53:56 GMT Joshua McCarthy 2009-08-06T22:53:56Z Online Casinos May See Looser Italian Laws The need to generate more state revenue has Italian legislators passing laws allowing online casinos and cash games at online poker rooms. Fri, 31 Jul 2009 01:36:36 GMT A.J. Maldonado 2009-07-31T01:36:36Z Online Poker Seizure Warrants May Face Public Unveiling A motion to disclose the information contained in the sealed warrants granting permission to the US Department of Justice to seize money intended for US online poker players was heard today. Tue, 28 Jul 2009 04:44:32 GMT Preston Lewis 2009-07-28T04:44:32Z