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Gamblers relieved at Bank Of America false alarm

TAGs: Bank Of America, IT glitch

death-starStand easy Stateside poker jedis, the forces of darkness are not upon you just yet. But for a while there fears were mounting that the Death Star was in striking distance when a mysterious force froze Bank of America account holders yesterday. Was this the end for online gamblers? Was the UIGEA actualy being adhered to?Were punters being punished for having the audacity to play internet poker in the comfort of their own homes? Nah, it was just an IT glitch which has now been corrected. It did, however, offer a momentary glimpse of the apocolyptic existence the US authorities would happily inflict upon their citizens. Read more.

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