It took a while before Dutch lawmakers crafted a gambling legislation that contained online gambling legalization provisions.However, it seems that there was little progress during the first quarter of the year toward the eventual legalization of online gambling in the country.

In Washington State, class action lawsuits have been filed against four social gaming sites in which the operators are alleged to have violated state law by charging customers to compete in play money casino games.Double Down Casino is among the social casinos facing class action lawsuits for offering play money casino games in Washington that have now been deemed to be illegal by an appellate court decision.

Yesterday, the Federal High Court in Lagos prevented the local Police, as well as the Department of State Services (DSS) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from taking lottery operators into custody for allegations in offering their services without operating license.The court also restrained the afore-mentioned authorities from causing disturbance in the operators’ businesses under the same allegations.

(Image: CardsChat)On May 27, the new PokerGO Studio will play host to the fourth annual Super High Roller Bowl, a $300,000 buy-in tournament that will air live on the PokerGO app.The poker app will also partner with ESPN to broadcast the Main Event live in July.

On Monday, the World Series of Poker Circuit (WSOPC) Horseshoe Council Bluffs at Caesars’ just-outside-Omaha, Nebraska property wrapped up after 12 days of action.David Davenport wouldn’t have played the WSOPC Council Bluffs Main Event at Caesars Omaha, Nebraska casino if it wasn’t for the encouragement of his wife, who joined him in the winner’s photo.

Casino News Daily is looking into several factors that are instrumental in shaping one gambling market or another and how these have shaped Poland’s market.Legal Gambling Options Poland’s new gambling law allowed for a certain level of expansion within the market.

, said that China should seriously consider the potential benefits of a full-fledged casino industry in Hainan and in the country in general.In Macau, an autonomous region in China where gambling is legal, the majority of revenue goes to foreign operators.

The New York State Senate recently passed a budget that didn’t include plans for legalized online gambling.A New York online poker bill could pass this year, predicts Assemblyman Clyde Vanel (D-33rd District).

The President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte has revealed that he had been against building of a Boracay casino.During a press conference which took place in Davao City, President Duterte said that he was unaware of any plans for casino construction in the island.

As explained by Port Authority spokesperson Joseph Pentangelo, Borovetz approached the victim at Newark airport on April 3.”Traveler Calls BluffAfter saying that his flight had been canceled and he was stranded in New Jersey, 43-year-old Borovetz assured the man that he would return the $200 loan.

Greg Himmelbrand has traveled to play MSPT $1,100 buy-in Main Events on three occasions.New York poker pro Greg Himmelbrand has became the 10th player in MSPT history to win multiple titles.

Smith of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, free play casino chips represent a “thing of value” under Washington State Revenue Code § 9.Conversely, if a player wins chips, they have the luxury of playing without charge, which again reinforces the value of a “free” play casino chip.

A scandal was brewing on Saturday during the Heartland Poker Tour Main Event at Westgate in Las Vegas, after some players were offered discount buy-ins to the Main Event.In this tournament, the HPT only guarantees the $500,000 if 300 or more players enter.

“Ting was so incredibly gracious about it,” Lena Evans reflected.”That’s right, in addition to playing poker, in 2017 Evans launched a trademark poker tournament method called Helix Poker.

After more than seven years of legal wrangling, NFL star Clinton Portis has agreed to a payment plan with the Borgata casino in Atlantic City to repay $190,000 he borrowed in 2011 and the 2011 gambling session in question, the Borgata had extended the Washington Redskins star a $200,000 line of credit.

(Image: Twitter/DougPolkPoker)The feud between the poker greats began over a year ago when Negreanu did what nearly any high-paid employee in any industry would do: defended the company he represents.When Negreanu uttered the phrase “more rake is better,” Polk mocked the claim on his popular YouTube channel.

The PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) is set to be a record breaker this year thanks to a guaranteed prizepool of $65 million.Announced on Thursday, the 2018 festival will take place between May 6 and May 21 and feature more than 180 MTTs with buy-ins starting at $11.

The World Series of Poker Europe debuted at King’s Casino Rozvadov, Europe’s largest poker room, and despite controversies surrounding the venue’s owner, Leon Tsoukernik, the WSOPE will return in 2018.(Image: WSOP)The 2018 WSOPE will take place in the Czech Republic from Oct.

For the first time in 49 years, the 2018 WSOP will feature a big blind ante format in eight gold bracelet events.The 2018 WSOP will feature a big blind ante format in eight gold bracelet events.

A special unit with officials from several government departments was assembled to review the environmental state of Boracay and advise President Duterte on whether the popular tourist hub should be closed for a cleanup.The unit eventually recommended that Boracay be shuttered for a period of between six months and a year and pointed April 26 as a suitable date for the beginning of the cleaning process.