Gambling News 06th January, 2011

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ROMANIA ONLINE GAMBLING LEGISLATION PROPOSAL DELAYED

06th January, 2011 at 12:00:52
New draft submitted following adverse EC opinion

Proposed new gambling legislation in Romania is at a standstill until at least March 1st following the submission of a fresh draft addressing European Commission complaints that the original was non-compliant with EU law.

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CCGC GOING IT ALONE ON LIVE DEALER INTERNET GAMBLING

06th January, 2011 at 12:00:52
Death of Kenilworth CEO changed things, says operator

The joint venture that saw New York-based Kenilworth Systems providing live dealer technology to land operator Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corporation's Sosua Bay Internet casino has been brought to an end by the death last year of the Kenilworth CEO, according to a statement from CCGC this week.

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CALIFORNIA GAMING ASSOCIATION BACKS ONLINE POKER BILL

06th January, 2011 at 09:38:42
Correas Online Poker Bill SB40 Looks promising

Senate Bill 40 is State Senator Lou Correa bill that wants to authorize online poker in California got a major endorsement today. The California Gaming Association (CGA) which is the representative of 69 licensed card rooms within the state announced its support of the bill.

The 69 card room the CGA represents accounts for more than 75% of the total rooms in California.

Executive Director of the CGA, Rob Ross: "Senate Bill 40 will help revitalize the state's economy ...

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