Gambling News 19th April, 2011

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EFFECTS OF US POKER BUST RIPPLE WIDER (Update)

19th April, 2011 at 13:23:41
US players turned away by online casinos

US players started reporting Tuesday that they were being turned away from at least two online casinos where they had previously been welcomed - Platinum Play and Seven Sultans.

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GREEK GAMBLING REFORM IN TROUBLE (Update)

19th April, 2011 at 05:42:01
European Commission refuses to fast track Greece's second regulatory draft

The publication Capital.gr reports that the European Commission has rejected for a second time Greece's request for the consideration of its online gambling regulations as a matter of urgency.

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THE INDICTMENTS; AN OLD FOE REACTS (Update)

19th April, 2011 at 05:42:01
"US authorities continue to prosecute non-domestic suppliers of remote gaming services in clear contravention of International law," says Antiguan minister.

The Antiguan Minister for Finance and the Economy, the Honourable Harold Lovell, has expressed his disappointment in what he claims is "...the latest effort by the American authorities to shut off competition in remote gaming in violation of International law."

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