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Amaya Shareholders Approve PokerStars Deal; What Happens Next?

On July 30 at the annual Amaya shareholders meeting, all resolutions concerning the purchase of the Rational Group, parent company of PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker,...(15)

31 July 2014
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888poker Network Approved for Nevada, Interstate Play Coming?

888poker has been approved by the Nevada Gaming Control Board to unite WSOP.com Poker, Treasure Island Poker and its own brand on one network, which could...(15)

30 July 2014
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Luis Suárez Dropped as 888Poker Ambassador After Biting Incident

888poker announced today it has terminated its sponsorship agreement with Uruguayan footballer Luis Suárez after his suspension for biting an Italian player at the World...(15)

27 June 2014
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Amaya Gaming Acquires PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker for $4.9b

Canada’s Amaya Gaming Group has completed a takeover deal with online gaming giant Rational Group according to a statement released today.(15)

12 June 2014
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PokerStars Reaches Landmark Deal with Morongo Band in California

Online giant PokerStars has aligned itself with the Morongo Band of Mission Indians with hopes of offering regulated online poker in California.(15)

23 April 2014
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Another $5 Million Paid Out to U.S. Full Tilt Players

The latest round of Full Tilt Poker remission payments has been sent out with 2,200 players receiving approximately $5 million.(15)

03 April 2014
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Report: DOJ Approves Release of $82m to 30,000 Full Tilt Players

It’s taken years longer than expected but it appears tens of thousands of U.S. Full Tilt Poker players are finally within breathing distance of getting paid...(15)

22 January 2014