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Various parties who held stock in Full Tilt Poker have started submitting legal motions for dismissal, with several high profile poker professionals involved.
Among the various celebrities filing the motions are Howard Lederer and Chris Ferguson. Rafe Furst, a defendant in the US federal government's case related to the Black Friday indictments has also filed a similar motion.
The spate of legal motions has likely been triggered by a deadline to file such claims that fell on Monday.