Gambling News 06th November, 2015

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FEAST AHEAD FOR ONLINE SLOT PLAYERS

06th November, 2015 at 15:27:15
New games from Microgaming, Lightning Box, Playtech and Yggdrasil previewed.

Online slot fans will have plenty to keep them entertained in the coming weeks, judging by new games previewed Friday by software providers Microgaming, Lightning Box, Playtech and Yggdrasil.

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TAX WEIGHS ON MR GREEN ONLINE CASINO RESULTS

06th November, 2015 at 15:27:15
Company posts a loss of GBP5.8 million in third quarter.

Online casino operator Mr Green posted weaker third quarter results for the period to end September 2015 this week, reporting a loss of SEK 75.95 million (approx. GBP 5.8 million), a decline when compared with the same period in 2014, when the company achieved a profit of SEK 27.4 million in the corresponding period last year.

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R.A.W.A. HEARING SCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 9?

06th November, 2015 at 06:23:21
PPA appeals to players to again voice their objections to Wire Act ban by contacting their political representatives.

It appears that Utah Representative Jason Chaffetz is contemplating a last hurrah (at least for this year) on his Sheldon Adelson-inspired Restoration of America's Wire Act, an attempt to federally ban online gambling that has been languishing in committee stage for the last few months.

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FORBES DETAILS ATTACKS ON INTERNET GAMBLING PROCESSORS

06th November, 2015 at 06:23:21
Claims 2009 and 2010 attacks hit Moneybookers and Neteller.

In a long investigative article this week Forbes examines the 2009 and 2010 hacks of online gambling payments processors Moneybookers and Neteller, revealing that although these initially appeared innocuous, it has since transpired that millions of users' private data – addresses, emails, telephone numbers, birth dates and, in the case of Neteller, answers to password hints – fell into criminal hands.

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TWO MORE LEGENDZ DEFENDANTS CONVICTED IN OKLAHOMA

06th November, 2015 at 06:23:21
US Attorney's Office releases details.

The US Attorney's Office has issued a press release advising that on Thursday a federal jury in Oklahoma City convicted two individuals for their participation in a scheme involving illegal gambling.

Full Story: Two More Legendz Defendants Convicted In Oklahoma »