Tag Archives: poker as skill
- 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...
- Poker as skill argument thrown out in Virginia
November 15, 2011
A judge in Virginia has thrown out a poker hall owner’s argument that poker is a game of skill during a case following the closure of a number of venues. Charlie Daniels, owner of the Poker Palace, enlisted the esteemed poker pro Greg Raymer to push the issue after his...
Virginia Senate committee gives poker skill game bill the thumbs-up
January 25, 2017
Poker bill filed in Virginia hoping to follow DFS into law
January 16, 2017