This is a list of Websites with information about poker and the law. We thought the information on these sites was valuable, so we included links to them here. We were not paid in any way to link to any of these Websites. We reserve the right to remove and/or change any of the links or their anchor text at any time.

http://www.gambling-law-us.com/ – Chuck Humphrey’s excellent site about United States law and how it applies to citizens in various states.

http://www.gamblingandthelaw.com/ – I. Nelson Rose is a professor and attorney with a site about gambling laws in the United States, too.

http://www.gamblinglawupdate.com/ – Lawrence Walters is another attorney who specializes in gambling law, especially as it relates to gambling on the Internet.

http://theppa.org/ – Lobbying group whose motto is “Poker is not a crime.” That’s a sentiment we can support completely.The site features an excellent section about which bills related to poker are under consideration and who’s sponsoring them.

http://www.homepokergames.com/homepokerlaw.php – Great page outlining poker laws in various states. Especially useful for people who are interested in hosting poker games in their homes.

http://www.amateurpokerleague.com/ – The Amateur Poker League hosts free, legal poker games in bars all over the country. They’re sponsored by the World Poker Tour.


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Gambling Advertising Limits Coming to Portugal

Tuesday, October 5th, 2021

Proposals were recently introduced in Portugal to limit gambling advertising options in the country. A debate has been completed involving the proposals, with the options unanimously approved. Legislature took time to consider four bills connected to the gambling industry, outlining

Sports Betting Legislation Possible for California in 2022

Friday, October 1st, 2021

California has tried and failed to pass sports betting legislation and poker gaming options in the past. The reason behind the failure is the fact that there are many stakeholders that want to invest in the gaming options. Despite the

Station Casinos Faces Penalty after Accepting Sports Bets After Results

Tuesday, September 28th, 2021

Sports betting is prevalent in the United States and continues to be an industry that is evolving and growing at a rapid rate as more individual states start to offer services. With this industry, there are rules and regulations that

PokerStars Settles Kentucky Lawsuit for $300m

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

It’s been a long and winding road, but it finally seems that the case between PokerStars and Kentucky is finally over. Parent company of the online poker giant, Flutter, announced this week that a settlement had been reached in the

Macau Casinos to Receive Stricter Regulations Soon

Tuesday, September 21st, 2021

The government of China has plans to implement stricter regulations on casinos in the region of Macau. This week, the secretary for economy and finance in Macau, Lei Wai Nong announced that a consultation period will begin, consisting of 45

COVID-19 Vaccination Verification: What WSOP Players Need to Know

Thursday, September 16th, 2021

Players attending the upcoming World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, Nevada need to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination to be eligible to compete. The process is not difficult but for some players, knowing what to do beforehand is key.

Sports Betting and Online Poker Delayed in Connecticut

Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

Sports betting in Connecticut won’t start until October according to recent statements by government officials and it will be even longer before online poker gaming will begin. The Mohegan Tribe and the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe received approval from the Bureau

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