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- Nebraskan Senator Hoping to Legalize Poker in the State
January 23, 2015
Nebraskan Senator, Tyson Larson, is hoping to generate more tax revenue by proving to the lawmakers that Draw and Hold’em poker are games of skill, and can therefore circumvent the aged-old gambling laws in the state. The largest city in Nebraska is called Omaha, and yet you won’t find a...
- US appeals court reverses DiCristina poker ruling, says skill argument moot
August 6, 2013
A US federal appeals court has reversed a lower court ruling that allowed poker advocates to claim their game of choice was predominantly a game of skill. In August 2012, US District Court for the Eastern District of New York Judge Jack Weinstein vacated a guilty verdict against Lawrence DiCristina,...
Why the phrase “Poker is a Game of Skill” is nonsensical
June 29, 2011
iGaming North America 2015 Day Two Recap
April 16, 2015
Mukul Pahuja Calls Phil Hellmuth a Cheeseburger Salesman
March 11, 2015