Tag Archives: Gary Pretlow
- New York inches ever closer to regulated online poker
May 10, 2017
New York’s latest online poker bill breezed through a state Senate committee vote on Tuesday but an uncertain future awaits in the state Assembly. On Tuesday, the New York Senate Finance Committee voted to send the S-3898 online poker bill introduced earlier this year by Sen. John Bonacic to the...
- New York’s online poker fate won’t be known until June
March 21, 2017
New York’s fight to legalize online poker likely won’t face its true make-or-break test until June, according to poker’s prime mover in the state Assembly. New York’s state Senate included online poker language in its budget proposal last week, but the Assembly opted not to include poker in its spending...
- Key New York Assemblyman signals online poker support
February 26, 2017
A key New York state politician has signaled he’s willing to throw his support behind legalizing online poker, significantly boosting the chances of legislative success in 2017. In an interview with FIOS1News’ Andrew Whitman (watch part one here, part two here), Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow (pictured), who chairs the Assembly’s...
- New York gets second online poker bill in as many weeks
February 8, 2017
New York got its second online poker bill in as many weeks, although it remains to be seen if the will exists to push the measures over the top in 2017. On Tuesday, Assemblyman Gary Pretlow (pictured) filed A5250, which would “allow certain interactive poker games to be considered games...
- New York lawmaker mulls challenging federal sports betting ban
August 22, 2016
Not contented with just regulating fantasy sports, a state assemblyman wants to take things further and has expressed interest in passing a law that would legalize sports betting in New York. Assembly Racing Committee Chairman Gary Pretlow (D-Mount Vernon) said he is considering treading the same path as New Jersey...
- 3-Barrels: Pretlow on Skill v Chance Debate; PokerStars NL2 Withdrawal; Poker Man Found Dead in Dominican
June 23, 2016
3-Barrels of pure value for you including New York State Assemblyman, Gary Pretlow, informing PokerNews of the reasons why the online poker bill didn't see the eyes of the Assembly; PokerStars withdraw NL2 from their Belgian market, and a Polish poker man killed in the Dominican Republic. The New York...
Why the DraftKings & FanDuel merger may not go ahead
March 24, 2017