One of the provisions attached during markup of the Frank online poker regulation bill requires operators receiving licensing to be free from violations of previous gaming law, including the UIGEA.
Month / July 2010
An amendment to the Frank bill regulating online casinos requires gaming sites to determine the child support payment status of customers.
The leading voice against regulated online gambling cited curious cases as reason to oppose Barney Frank’s bill.
The NFL flexed its political muscle today, getting an attachment to Barney Frank’s online casino bill assuring that sports betting will remain illegal on the Internet.
The long-awaited bill from Barney Frank regulating online gambling was heard today by the House Financial Services Committee, and Frank told the Representatives in attendance the measure is a matter of personal liberty and freedom.
After months of waiting, Barney Rank’s bill regulating Internet gambling was marked up and passed committee in Congress today.
Nations across Europe and around the world are using Internet casino gambling as a source of significant revenue, while the US tries to impose a problematic ban on the online gaming industry.
Studies have led experts to realize problem gambling is not caused by gaming proliferation, but by a brain imbalance also found in substance abusers.
As the online gambling regulation bill Barney Frank has patiently guided through Congress nears a Tuesday vote, news sites in the industry are campaigning for readers to write their legislators to voice their opinions.
Tiger Woods has been posted automatically as the favorite by sports betting sites at every golf event he has entered for a decade, but this week’s British Open performance may signal an end to that gambling trend.
Federal recognition of a Native American tribe located in the Hamptons, on Long Island, may lead to gambling and a casino funding further tribal legal efforts to protect their ancestral lands.
New French gambling taxes have online poker players staging protests similar to the Tea Party grassroots movement in the US.