Tag Archives: Ultimate Bet
- Absolute Poker players to be reunited with long lost funds
April 10, 2017
Online poker players left high and dry by the 2011 collapse of Absolute Poker could yet find salvation courtesy of PokerStars’s former owners, with a little help from the US Department of Justice. On Monday, Joon H. Kim, Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, issued...
- US law enforcement lost control of seized Black Friday poker domains
May 28, 2015
Online poker domains seized by US law enforcement on Black Friday have been exposing visitors to scams and malware. On Thursday, tech blog Torrentfreak.com reported that online gambling domains seized by US federal authorities on April 15, 2011 – including AbsolutePoker.com and UltimateBet.com – were now directing visitors to a...
- BitnPlay Online Poker Site: You Don’t Need to Trust Us
December 29, 2014
The Bitcoin-only online poker market is set to become congested with the Feb 2015 arrival of BitnPlay, the online poker room that promises to create the first-ever trust-free platform. BitnPlay are the news kids on the blockchain. The Bitcoin-only online poker site is set for a February 2015 launch and...
- New Jersey preliminary investigation finds no evidence of Jim Ryan link to UB scandal
November 21, 2014
The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) says it has so far found no evidence that Pala Interactive CEO Jim Ryan (pictured) was complicit in the superuser scandal at defunct online poker operator Ultimate Bet (UB). The DGE posted a document to its website on Thursday detailing its preliminary...
- The Word on the Street: Annie Duke’s Statement in Reaction to the Ultimate Bet Cheating Tapes
May 25, 2013
Annie Duke issues a statement via Facebook after the release of the Ultimate Bet cheating scandal tapes; a statement that has not been well received by the poker community. Annie Duke has followed in the footsteps of Phil Hellmuth by publishing a statement in reaction to the release of the...
- Phil Hellmuth issues statement regarding Russ Hamilton’s secret tapes
May 14, 2013
13-time WSOP bracelet winner Phil Hellmuth was once considered the face of the Ultimate Bet poker site. So when secret audio tapes prominently featuring founder Russ Hamilton discussing the UB cheating scandal surfaced a few days ago, Hellmuth didn't waste any time releasing a brief statement regarding his reactions over...
Absolute Poker players to be reunited with long lost funds
April 10, 2017
BLACK FRIDAY ONLINE POKER INDICTMENTS — LATEST UPDATES
April 16, 2011