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It looks like Echeck is going out of

Posted by Ty Poke | March 29, 2011 | Posted in: US Poker Gambling Law | Comments (0)

It looks like Echeck is going out of business we were told today. We talked to two customers who recieved a withdrawel check that they deposited and found the check to be returned for a Funds Problem. Both were very angry becuase many checks in their accounts bounced. For a Great List of Online Poker Sites

Clubs launch costly poker machine campaign

Posted by Ty Poke | March 23, 2011 | Posted in: Poker Tournaments | Comments (0)

Clubs launch costly poker machine campaign
Clubs and hotels have launch a $20 million advertising blitz against poker machine reform, which is planned to clamp down on problem gambling.
Source: news.smh.com.au

Poker Bots Spread In Online Gambling Sites
Poker bots are nothing new, but they have become sophisticated enough to make their presence felt in many online poker sites, according to a recent New York Times article.
Source: www.onlinecasinoreports.com

Online and live poker pitched for Hawaii
MARK NIESSE Associated Press HONOLULU Hawaii would host both online and in-person poker games in a state that otherwise bans gambling altogether, according to a bill that cleared its first committees Wednesday. The legislation allows only Texas Hold ’em and Omaha varieties of poker as a way to boost tourism and the economy. The bill now moves to the House Finance Committee. The measure exempts …
Source: washingtonexaminer.com

South Point Owner Gaughan In Favor Of Online Poker
Proponents of a bill to legalize Internet poker in Nevada picked up a high-profile backer Tuesday – South Point owner Michael Gaughan. Gaughan broke ranks from others on the Strip and became the first well-known Nevada gaming executive to voice his support
Source: www.lvrj.com

Zynga Poker Thief Gets Two Years in the Slam – Escapist Magazine

Posted by Ty Poke | March 22, 2011 | Posted in: US Poker Gambling Law | Comments (0)

Zynga Poker Thief Gets Two Years in the Slam – Escapist Magazine


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Zynga Poker Thief Gets Two Years in the Slam
Escapist Magazine
The hacker who stole $12 million worth of virtual poker chips from Zynga has been sentenced to two years in the slammer. It was back in early February that we first heard about Ashley Mitchell, a 29-year-old chap from the UK who hacked into Zynga Poker
Zynga Poker hacker faces two years in prison for stealing $12M in chipsGames.com News (blog)
Virtual Facebook thief jailed for two yearsRegister
Zynga Poker Hacker Sentenced to Two Years in PrisonPoker News Daily
Online Casinos Pro –ITProPortal –Inquirer
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Kinesiology department celebrates centennial with Poker Run/Walk – University of Wisconsin-Madison

Kinesiology department celebrates centennial with Poker Run/Walk
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Put your running or walking shoes on and make it a full house at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Kinesiology Department's Centennial Celebration 5K Poker Run/Walk along the shores of Lake Mendota. Formerly held on Thursday evenings,

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Iowa Poll majority against legalizing web gambling – Chicago Tribune


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Iowa Poll majority against legalizing web gambling
Chicago Tribune
The bill would legalize only online poker. Iowans would play each other only. Iowa casinos would do the shuffling and dealing at virtual tables. Sen. Jeff Danielson, D-Waterloo, introduced the bill. He says he's confident that when Iowans know the
Online gambling? Iowans say no, poll findsDesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa Gov. Branstad considering Internet poker billBusinessWeek
Anti-smoking forces push for casino ban in gambling billEastern Iowa Government
Quad City Times
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Gambling With Our Very Lives — A Senior’s Take on ObamaCare One Year Later – Fox News

Gambling With Our Very Lives — A Senior's Take on ObamaCare One Year Later
Fox News
The one-year anniversary of the passage of ObamaCare arrives Wednesday and as I reflect on the battle that gave us this bill and everything that's happened since, I am reminded of the game liar's poker. Liar's poker is a game of chance

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Explore Internet Poker Tournaments

Posted by Ty Poke | March 1, 2011 | Posted in: Uncategorized | Comments (0)

You are sitting around the house on Saturday night with nothing to do. There isn’t anything good on television even though you have hundreds of cable channels. You are sick of your movie collection and you do not feel like listening to music. In other words, you happen to be bored. You’re extremely bored. You wish someone were around so you could play a good old fashion game of Poker. Well guess what? Now you can join one of the numerous poker tournaments online and start having some fun right now. There’s no need to be bored tonight because all you have to do is turn on your computer, sign up for a tournament, and make some new friends. There are hundreds of people playing in poker tournaments right now and you can meet a lot of them. Everyone is having a blast and so can you!

It is really quite easy to play online. All that is required is a flash enabled web browser and you’re on your way. Some folks choose to download the software instead. Either way, internet poker is safe and fun for all. Together with high quality software, the servers are fast and secure. Which means you can rest assured knowing your money is safe. Best of all, everyone can play from the comfort of their own living rooms without ever having to be bothered with noisy crowds and parking. It is so much easier to endure at one of the online US poker sites then it is when playing at a regular casino. The main reason is simple. If you happen to be winning, the tournament could last for hours. Some folks do not have the endurance to stay for hours if they are at the casino. However, when they play from home it is easy to take a break or go to the kitchen for a snack. Simply put, it is much easier to play longer from home. It is less stressful too. Therefore, your endurance is higher. You may even be able to win more often because you’re playing the game from home.

Online Poker USA has another distinct advantage too. You can keep track of your standing and the other players standing with just the click of a mouse button. This is a very handy feature for individuals who like to keep up with the statistics, count chips, and play the game shrewdly. This is not easily done at the casino, unless of course you have a computer in your head. Which not many people possess. Another advantage to playing in tournaments is the internet poker bonuses. They make it much easier for the first-time player to get their feet wet. The more experienced poker players will appreciate them too. Now, everyone can enjoy internet poker tournaments when they take advantage of online poker bonuses.

When you add it all up, your online poker tournaments of today are safe, fun, and entertaining. Why not try them out today. You’ll be so glad you did.

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