Is Trump’s Unpopularity An Issue For FL Gambling Regulation?

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Florida has approved gambling legalization, but the Department of the Interior needs to approve it as well. Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber urged them not to approve it. The Doral City Council voted to ban gambling within the city limits. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – With the pending legalization of gambling in Florida comes speculation about gambling … Read more

Nevada Gaming Commission Introduces Self Exclusion List

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Nevada’s Gaming Commission introduced a self-exclusion list for online casinos. The list only applies to online casinos, as there are enforcement problems at land-based casinos. Such lists exist in other states, and while not necessarily effective at reducing problem gambling on their own, can be helpful to problem gamblers in other ways. LAS VEGAS – … Read more

Illinois Online Gambling Bill Does Not Pass In 2021 Session

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HB 3142, the Internet Gaming Act, did not pass during Illinois’ legislative session. This means that fans of online gambling might have to wait another year at least. SB 521 did pass, easing restrictions on collegiate sports betting in Illinois. LAS VEGAS – Illinois had set itself on a path to be one of the … Read more

Texas’ Gambling Bills Stall Out, Unlikely To Pass In 2021

Texas Legislators

Texas’ State Legislature considered multiple bills to legalize various forms of gambling. Neither of the bills seems likely to pass in the 2021 legislative session. Gamblers in Texas will likely have to wait longer for state regulated gambling. LAS VEGAS – Multiple proposals to legalize and regulate various aspects of online gambling and sports betting … Read more

Penn National To Launch Penn Game Studios With HitPoint Aquisition

Penn Game Studios

Penn National is completing the acquisition of HitPoint Studios and LuckyPoint to launch their own in-house iGaming studios. The new studio will be named Penn Game Studios. The company will make exclusive online casino games for its patrons. WYOMISSING, Pa. – As online gambling grows in popularity, companies are looking for more ways to maximize … Read more

WSOP Has Partnered With CBS Sports, Ended ESPN Partnership

WSOP CBS Sports Partnership

PokerGO and CBS Sports have partnered to bring the World Series of Poker (WSOP) to CBS Sports platforms. Initially, WSOP was aired on ESPN. CBS Sports was the first network to air WSOP in the 1970s. LAS VEGAS – World Series of Poker (WSOP) will no longer be airing on ESPN after PokerGO ends its … Read more

Sportsbooks Place Odds For Negreanu Vs. Phil Hellmuth High Stakes Duel

Daniel Negreanu vs Phil Hellmuth

Daniel Negreanu and Phil Hellmuth will be facing off against one another in PokerGo’s High Stakes Duel. Negreanu is the -170 favorite at online sportsbooks. The pair have been trash-talking one another on social media for months. LAS VEGAS – The long-awaited matchup between Daniel Negreanu and Phil Hellmuth is happening as the pro poker … Read more

Microgaming Strengthens Partnership With Rootz Casino Brand

Microgaming Rootz Partnership

Online gaming software developer Microgaming announced that they will be strengthening their partnership with gaming provider Rootz Limited. The deal will include more content for the Wheelz brand and will continue to provide industry-leading support for the brand. LAS VEGAS – With the world turning to virtual options for nearly every aspect of life, the … Read more

PokerStars Becomes First Online Poker Site In Michigan

Michigan launches PokerStars

Michigan launched PokerStars in its online gambling market, making it the first online poker operation in the state. Michigan recently launched online gambling and sports betting. Fox Bet and Stars Casino has also launched in the state. LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan online gambling market has recently launched, and now online casino operations are becoming … Read more

Online Gambling Sites In Michigan To Launch On Friday

Online Gambling In Michigan To Launch On Friday

Nine Michigan casinos will be allowed to begin offering online gambling services. They will offer online casino gambling in Michigan in addition to sports betting. These casinos will be subject to some significant state taxes. DETROIT, Mich. – Residents and tourists alike will soon have access to online gambling in Michigan throughout the state. Online … Read more