Nevada Approves Second Online Poker Operator License

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The Nevada Gaming Commission has awarded Monarch Interactive Inc. an online poker operator's license, making the subsidiary of a land based the second operator approved for the intrastate license.

Fellow gaming company South Point Poker also had a hearing with the NGC on Thursday and plans to go live with its software by October.

Both companies will now have their software independently tested and face a final review by regulators before they are allowed to go live.