Tag Archives: domain seizure
- US law enforcement lost control of seized Black Friday poker domains
May 28, 2015
Online poker domains seized by US law enforcement on Black Friday have been exposing visitors to scams and malware. On Thursday, tech blog Torrentfreak.com reported that online gambling domains seized by US federal authorities on April 15, 2011 – including AbsolutePoker.com and UltimateBet.com – were now directing visitors to a...
- Kentucky guv a $6m man thanks to online gambling domain grab
June 19, 2013
CORRECTION: Kentucky's settlement was actually based on its decision to drop its claim to the domains absolutepoker.com and ultimatebet.com. Kentucky has not abandoned its claim to domains associated with PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker. Commonwealth of Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear looks nothing like Col. Steve Austin, but Beshear has also...
- Canada seizes PlatinumSB.com domain
February 5, 2013
Following a two-year investigation, police in Canada arrested Hells Angels’ member William Miller along with five other individuals connected with an online sports betting operation on Sunday. A total of $2.5m in cash was seized as a result of nine search warrants served on residences in the Greater Toronto Area...
- Calvin Ayre Indicted by Feds; Calvin Ayre Releases Statement
February 28, 2012
A federal grand jury in Baltimore Maryland has indicted Bodog Entertainment Group S.A d/b/a Bodog.com and four Canadian individuals involved with the group including Bodog Brand founder Calvin Ayre. The Feds indictment includes just two charges; count one, Conducting an Illegal gambling business from June 2006 to January 2012, count...
- BREAKING NEWS – Bodog.com seized by Homeland Security
We have learned that Bodog.com, the original domain of the world’s most popular gaming brand Bodog, was seized by the Department of Homeland Security pursuant to a sealed warrant. We received information of the seizure via a leaked VeriSign notice sent to the international registrar managing the domain. This seizure...
Charges dropped against Calvin Ayre, Bodog and friends
July 14, 2017
Bodog sponsor Ayr United for 7th year
June 27, 2017