Gambling News 04th March, 2012

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POLISH UP YOUR VIDEO POKER SKILLS - WITH A TWIST

04th March, 2012 at 03:16:41
New iOS app presents interesting strategy challenges

Smappsoft, the games developer that brought the popular 13 Card Chinese Poker app to the screens of many poker players, both pro and amateur, has announced its latest release, which it describes as 'Pokertini - video poker with a twist.'

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CANADIAN ENFORCEMENT HAS MORE URGENT PRIORITIES THAN ONLINE GAMBLING

04th March, 2012 at 03:16:41
Uncertain law and more urgent priorities among law enforcement agencies are the reason Canada has not followed the US example

Online players and industry observers have often expressed astonishment at the extraordinary lengths to which American federal enforcement agencies as disparate as the Department of Justice and the supposedly terrorism-focused Department of Homeland Security seem prepared to go to stamp out online gambling, despite a clear demand for the pastime and so many more urgent dangers to the nation that merit attention.

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GAMBLING COMPANIES CONTINUE TO INVEST IN LOBBYING

04th March, 2012 at 03:16:41
Latest figures from Congress show that internet gambling is still a hot topic

Figures for Q4-2011 on internet gambling lobbying expenditure show that an estimated $3.7 million was invested in lobbying by major companies and interested parties, up on the $3.61 million spent in the preceding quarter.

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INDONESIAN POLICE CRACK ONLINE GAMBLING RING

04th March, 2012 at 03:16:41
Six men involved in an enterprise with an interesting title

Police in Jakarta claimed over the weekend that they had busted an online gambling ring operating a site quaintly named Kakakdewa.com, arresting six men involved in its operation but still hunting for the owner, a businessman identified only as RH.

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