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Legal online poker website launches in Nevada. Las Vegas based Station Casinos Inc. subsidiary owned by Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta launched the first fully legal poker website in the United States this morning. Yes those are the two guys who own the UFC. Their online poker website is called Ultimate Poker. Read the AP, Boston Herald article here.
Massachusetts moves closer to approving online poker for Bay State residents. A Massachusetts state amendment creating the legislative authority to regulate online poker has been added to and approved as part of the preliminary 2014 Massachusetts fiscal budget. Read all about it on Klein Moynihan and Turco’s legal blog here.
It appears Lock Poker is not paying players. The number one poker forum Two Plus Two has an interesting discussion about this troubling development. Read it here, Two Plus Two Poker Forum re: Lock Poker. Here is Calvin Ayre’s article about Lock Poker’s problems. Calvin also has an article about Mike Matusow’s National NBC Heads-Up victory over Phil Helmuth.
Marco “AgentMarco” Valerio has returned to fire up Quad Jacks once again. Dave Ferrara writes about Marco’s Quad Jacks relaunch here on Pokerfuse.
Also former Quad Jacks contributor SrslySirius has a new gig as Multimedia Producer for BLUFF.
Scotty Clark reports about Marcel Luske’s latest poker win in a heater string of impressive poker victories on Scotty Clark Poker Blog.
Congratulations to Daniel Negreanu for winning his fifth WSOP Bracelet. Here’s Brett Collson’s Poker News article about Negreanu’s momentous achievement, Daniel Negreanu Wins World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific Main Event and Fifth Bracelet.