Tag Archives: nelson burtnick
- Donald Hellinger sentenced to 36 months in prison
September 21, 2012
Donald Hellinger, a man that already has a record of committing fraud that goes all the way back to the 80's, has been sentenced to 36 months in prison for his involvement in illegally transmitting as much as $44 million in Internet gambling winnings to US customers. The sentence, which...
- FTP payment processor pleads guilty to conspiracy and gambling charges
September 20, 2012
Nelson Burtnick, the former Full Tilt Poker head of payment processing, has pled guilty to conspiracy and gambling charges before a magistrate judge in the U.S. District Court in Manhattan. The Washington Post reports that Burtnick's decision to take the hammer from the U.S. government was done in large part...
- PokerStars DoJ deal and acquisition of Full Tilt: The day after
August 1, 2012
✖ The rumors regarding Full Tilt Poker (FTP) payment processing director Nelson Burtnick hopping on a New York-bound plane to turn himself in to US authorities turned out to be true. Burtnick was arrested upon his arrival on US soil on Tuesday, appeared in court that same day to plead...
- Former FTP payment processor Burtnick boards US bound flight
July 31, 2012
It’s being reported in various places that former Full Tilt Poker head of payment processing Nelson Burtnick has boarded a flight bound for the United States of America. The news was first broken by 2+2 member ..Diabhal.. who posted that Burtnick had left Dublin on a flight bound for US...
UIGEA, 6 Years Later
October 15, 2012
Absolute Poker players to be reunited with long lost funds
April 10, 2017
Absolute Poker’s Scott Tom released after week in US jail
October 9, 2017