Online Casino and Gambling News: March 2013

Italian Supreme Court: Poker is a Game of Skill

Italy's Supreme Court has ruled that tournament poker is a game of skill, removing the game from the internationally accepted definition of gambling and providing a big win to proponents of the card game.

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Louisiana To Possibly Look Into Internet Betting

A Louisiana politician has asked that the state's House Legislative Committee take a look into the pros and cons of licensing internet gambling within its borders.

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Genesis Gaming Launches New Slot "Arabian Caravan"

Internet wagering software developer Genesis Gaming has announced the release of its newest video slot "Arabian Caravan".

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Bwin.Party Delivers Mixed 2012 Financials

Internet wagering giant Bwin.Party has released its full year 2012 financials, noting mixed results due to the impact of increased taxes and fewer poker players.

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Punter Hits Chests of Plenty Jackpot At Gala Bingo

A lucky punter won £842,817.76 after the Chests of Plenty progressive jackpot was triggered at internet casino Gala Bingo.

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UK Gambling Commission Suspends Cricket Bet License

The UK Gambling Commission has announced that it has suspended the gaming license of Cricket Bet Limited while it is in the process of being reviewed pursuant to sections 116 and 118 of the Gambling Act of 2005.

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Illinois Adjusts Internet Betting Bill

Politicians in Illinois have amended their proposed internet gambling bill that would possibly implement a bad actor clause for offshore betting companies.

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Warner Bros., Tolkien Estate Lawsuit Continues, Slot Mentioned

The ongoing legal battle between media giant Warner Brothers and the estate of fantasy author JRR Tolkien took a new turn this week as Warner Brothers counter-sued the estate.

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Switch Poker Launches Bankroll Booster Game

Ireland based mobile poker betting firm Switch Poker has announced that it has released a new Bankroll Booster game, which allows punters to select how much to bet through an adjustable bar.

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Playtech 2012 Financials Tout Firm's Large Growth

Internet wagering giant Playtech plc has released its full year 2012 financial results, noting large increases in gross revenues and company income for the year.

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