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U.S. Senators Pen Anti-Online Poker Letter

by Brian Pempus | Published: Nov 27, '17

… aimed to “restore” the 1961 Wire Act, the law that the Obama …

Former Republican Congressman: Potential Online Poker Ban 'Has Sweeping Consequences'

by Brian Pempus | Published: Apr 18, '17

… that re-interpreted the 1961 Wire Act so that states wouldn’t …

Poker Lobby Responds To AG Nominee's Bewildering Position On Internet Poker

by Brian Pempus | Published: Jan 11, '17

… backed legislation to “restore” the Wire Act (RAWA), but those bills … with regard to the Wire Act. The precedent of giving … green light by the 2011 Wire Act re-reading. Massachusetts, California, … current interpretation of the Wire Act is very important to …

Incoming AG Jeff Sessions Said He Was 'Shocked' By Regulated Online Poker Opinion

by Brian Pempus | Published: Jan 10, '17

… Justice re-interpretation of the Wire Act that allowed for states to …

10 State Attorney Generals Sign Letter Supporting An Online Poker Ban

by Brian Pempus | Published: Dec 05, '16

… restoring the Wire Act’s provisions.” In late 2011, the 1961 Wire Act was … 2006 Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act. In addition to Nevada, online …

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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 …

The Rebuilding of Online Poker In America

by Bob Pajich |  Published: Jul 24, '13

… same DOJ determined that the Wire Act only covered sports bets across …

Men of Action: Jimmy “The Greek” Snyder

by Bob Pajich |  Published: Apr 17, '13

… .” Snyder was referring to the Wire Act of 1961. When Snyder did …

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