Tag Archives: Michelle Minton
- West Virginia joins the queue for legal sports betting
March 2, 2017
West Virginia has joined the queue of US states looking to add sports betting to their list of legal gaming options. On Wednesday, a bipartisan group of 11 state Delegates filed HB 2751, which would authorize the State Lottery Commission to draft rules for legal “sports pool betting” in West...
- More people thrown out of RAWA meeting than were allowed to stay
October 7, 2015
Anti-online gambling legislation appears to be losing its appeal for US federal lawmakers, according to a libertarian thinktank. Michelle Minton (pictured, in blue), a fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI), published a blog post on Wednesday detailing her experience at a recent ‘Policy Forum’ organized by The Keelen Group,...
- Poker’s not just a game of chance, it’s a way of life
January 13, 2011
Online poker has been a topic of feverish discussion ever since the UIGEA deemed that credit companies shouldn’t process payments that were gained playing “any game subject to chance.” Since then, some in the US government have decided that internet gambling might not be that bad after all and are...
- Marquez leads PCA Day 4; deception, decisions and disability
Day 4 at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure saw the field shrink from 48 to 22. Ana Marquez, who started the day in 11th place, is not just the only woman still alive, she’s also top of the overall chip count with 3.805m. Just a hair’s breadth behind her is comeback...
- Minton Calls Harry Reid’s Bill a No-Brainer
December 8, 2010
In her latest op-ed piece, for Forbes online, Michelle Minton of the Competitive Enterprise Institute explains why Harry Reid’s pushed to legalize Internet Poker is at its heart a win-win both parties and should be a no-brainer for bi-partisan support. Minton points out that Reid is just part of a...
- NJ Online Casino takes another step forward
November 16, 2010
New Jersey continues to take baby steps towards establishing an online casino, actually it's more of crawl, as the saying goes, you have to crawl before you walk, and with the approval of Senator Raymond J. Lesniak’s bill S490 and its companion S11, by the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee...
Pala Interactive debuts New Jersey online poker site
June 7, 2017