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MGM Becomes Official Casino Partner Of Boston Red Sox

by Steve Schult | Published: Mar 13, '19

MGM Resorts International signed a partnership with the Boston Red Sox last Friday, making them the first gaming operator to ink a deal with a specific Major League Baseball club. This is the second deal that MGM has signed with a professional sports …

DOJ To Extend Compliance Window For New Wire Act Opinion By 60 Days

by Steve Schult | Published: Mar 04, '19

… changed its opinion on the Wire Act, it was originally rumored that … be deemed illegal under the Wire Act. It would make online poker … -if-they-don-t-reverse-wire-act-opinion With pending legal actions … doesn’t think the new Wire Act opinion would hold up in …

New Jersey Senate President Threatens Department Of Justice With Lawsuit Over New Wire Act Opinion

by Steve Schult | Published: Feb 15, '19

… of its interpretation of the Wire Act last month. Less than two … court. “If the OLC 2019 Wire Act Opinion is not rescinded, I … the statutory problems of the Wire Act are uniformly limited to gambling … in his letter. The old Wire Act opinion only applied the law …

New Jersey and Pennsylvania Attorney Generals Attack New Wire Act Opinion

by Steve Schult | Published: Feb 06, '19

… reversed its interpretation of the Wire Act last month. Gurbir Grewal, AG … would be subject to the Wire Act. The new opinion basically outlawed … filed a Freedom of Information Act request to find out if …

Sheldon Adelson Gets His Way, Department Of Justice Says All Online Gambling Illegal

by Julio Rodriguez | Published: Jan 15, '19

… its 2011 opinion that the Wire Act, a federal law banning … ’s reinterpretation of the Wire Act and vowed to “revisit” … AG Matthew Whitaker. The Interstate Wire Act of 1961 was originally … gambling proponents argue that the Wire Act was implemented before the …

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The Psychological Side Of Being a Poker Winner - Part 2

by Marvin Karlins, Ph.D |  Published: Apr 25, '18

… as he walked a high wire between platforms set 40 feet … high-wire act. This time the performer simply walked across the thin wire

2017 Poker Year In Review

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Feb 14, '18

… to water down the 1961 Wire Act to allow for states to … pass a law reversing the Wire Act re-interpretation. The prohibition threat … Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992, which limited traditional …

2016 Poker Year In Review

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Jan 18, '17

… to “restore” America’s 1961 Wire Act (RAWA), which would ban online …

We’ve Still Got Image Problems

by Alan Schoonmaker |  Published: May 28, '14

… prosecutors claimed that the 1961 Wire Act applied to online poker. They …

Who Is Fighting For Your Right To Play Online Poker In America?

by Brian Pempus |  Published: Apr 30, '14

… Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006 and the Wire Act — and through multiple … of Justice clarified that the Wire Act did not apply to online …

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