California’s online poker bill had been doing so well. It had reached the final bend and just needed was one final slick handover for it to race into the final straight unchallenged. But legalising and regulating gambling has never been that easy in the States and before you could say ‘Senator Wright’ the baton was sent clattering to the floor. Suddenly New Jersey is back in the running, and ready to overtake the sprawling Golden State to reach the finishing line first. Read more.