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PokerStars cancels FPS stop in Paris
posted 10/23/2014  |  source: PokerNews
PokerStars cancels next leg of French Poker Series set for Paris November 21 due to closing of gambling rooms; Ongoing battle between French authorities and gambling industry is "unfortunate," says FPS President Cédric Billot
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Poll says NJ online gaming support waning
posted 10/23/2014  |  source: Poker Update
Rutgers Eagleton Institute of Politics poll shows only 5% of New Jersey residents think online gaming good for state, with 55% saying bad; Only 7% of respondents tried online gaming
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PokerStars Pro wins EU tax case
posted 10/23/2014  |  source: Pokerfuse
European Union Court of Justice rules for Team PokerStars Pro Pier Paolo Fabretti and Christiano Blanco; Decision says players do not have to pay taxes on tournament winnings outside of Italy, contrary to prior claims by Italian government
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 National Nuts Day for poker
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: Poker Update
October 22 is actually National Nuts Day in America; Borgata Poker in New Jersey to cash in with special match bonus (in cash - not cashews or walnuts)
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PocketFives rankings: TheClaimeer back in top 10
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: PocketFives
Rick "TheClaimeer" Trigg moves up from #23 to #10 in PocketFives online poker global rankings, was ranked #4 earlier in 2014
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Playtech enjoys strongest quarter ever
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: InterGame Online
Playtech announces revenue increase of 28.6% for third quarter 2014, strongest ever quarterly performance for company; Numbers show total revenue of €116.5 million, compared with €90.6 million year-on-year
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Elections will decide Massachusetts gaming future
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: Bluff
November election for Governor of Massachusetts will have little effect on gaming future in state, but Mike Heffernan for State Treasurer supports progress; Ballot referendum will attempt to repeal casino expansion law from 2011
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Mobile 29% of UK online gaming revenue
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: SBC News
Latest Online Gambling Quarterly report (Q3 2014) MECN report shows mobile business is 29% of UK online gaming revenue; Paddy Power is on high side with 52% of revenue from mobile channels
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Why Sheldon Adelson fights online gaming
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: Motley Fool
Some think Sheldon Adelson fights against online gaming due to potential financial hit to land-based casinos; Others say he wants to nudge debt-ridden Caesars and others like MGM into bankruptcy; True motives could simply be personal
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EU court favors Italian player in tax case
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: iGaming.org
European Court of Justice rules in favor of Italian online player Cristiano Blanco in case of taxes on winnings from sites regulated in EU but not in regulated Italian market; Italian government wanted taxes EU gaming sites, essentially doubling his tax
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Warren Lush: Man behind PartyPoker PR
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: Poker Update
PartyPoker PR guru Warren Lush talks New Jersey online poker, appointment of Ken Daneyko, inaugural GSSS tournaments; Says PokerStars entry to New Jersey market will be "hugely significant" due to marketing budget, product and customer service
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First look at HDPoker in Nevada
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: Nevada Poker Reviews
HDPoker expected to launch within next year in Nevada with platform designed by Z4 Poker; High functionality, detailed avatars, high quality highlight new software
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Demystifying Golden Nugget NJ success
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: NJ Internet Gambling
Golden Nugget's New Jersey online casino crossed $1 million mark for gross revenue in September, put site in fourth place; Site thrives with good game selection and welcome bonuses, but could use improvement on promotions
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Shrinking online poker sponsorships
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: Poker Update
American market too small for many pro poker player sponsorships, rest of world cutting back as evidenced by recent Full Tilt Professionals departures; WSOP.com signing of Greg Merson may indicate new model of sponsorships with more prop player-type perks
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Hillary Clinton position on gambling
posted 10/22/2014  |  source: Online Poker Report
Potential 2016 US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton likely to support positive online gaming bill; Voted for UIGEA in 2006 but supported 2008 study to determine whether or not online gaming should be regulated
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