Tag Archives: Oklahoma
- PokerTribe software owner sued by former tribal partner
October 3, 2017
The controversial Florida entrepreneur behind the PokerTribe.com online poker project is being sued by his former Oklahoma tribal partners for allegedly cheating them out of $13m. Last Thursday, Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes Gov. Eddie Hamilton filed a lawsuit in a tribal court in Concho, Oklahoma against Universal Entertainment Group (UEG)...
- VGT and Aristocrat charge into Oklahoma Indian Gaming Show with custom content, innovative cabinets, leading licensed products
July 7, 2017
TULSA, Okla. (July 2017) – VGT and Aristocrat are coming to the Oklahoma Indian Gaming Show with an unrivaled blend of Class II and Class III products to help their customers succeed with players of all types and preferences. The show takes place July 24-26 in Oklahoma City, and VGT...
- NIGC probes UEG’s sketchy tribal online gambling deals
May 22, 2017
The sketchy developer behind efforts to launch an online gambling site for Oklahoma tribal groups is reportedly being investigated by the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC). On Monday, The Oklahoman reported that the NIGC was looking into the 2014 demise of an online gambling deal between the Cheyenne and Arapaho...
- Former Legendz Sports CEO Luke King to pay $12.6m fine, no jail
May 14, 2017
The former CEO of online sportsbook Legendz Sports has been spared jail time due to a judge’s belief that illegal sports betting is a victimless crime. On Thursday, a federal judge in Oklahoma sentenced Bartice ‘Luke’ King to five years of probation, of which the first five months will be...
- College Football Dream Opening Saturday
September 2, 2016
You’d be hard pressed to turn back the pages, and subsequently recall a more intriguing docket of games on a college football opening Saturday. For starters, there are an unprecedented three contests that pit ranked teams against one another. Furthermore, there are three more non-conference encounters involving football programs with...
- PokerTribe.com free-play version launches, real-money launch coming Aug. 1
May 19, 2016
After a prolonged buildup, the Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma’s Pokertribe.com site has launched a free-play poker site, with real-money operations set to start in August. Pokertribe.com currently displays a “play now” button to its homepage, along with a clock counting down the days, hours, minutes and (wait for it) seconds...
PokerTribe software owner sued by former tribal partner
October 3, 2017