Massachusetts Online Poker Dies In Budget

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An attempt by 18 politicians in the state of Massachusetts to legalize internet poker by tacking the measure into the state's budget has failed, as the amendment was taken off the budget bill was removed just before voting began.

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It was initially thought that such language was left intact, however it has become apparent that the provision was removed before the budget was approved.

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Dustin Jermalowicz
Dustin has a long-standing passion for gambling. He has been writing professionally on the subject and breaking industry news for Casino Listings since 2011. His favorite casino games include Blackjack, Poker, and Hi/Lo. A proud native of Detroit, Dustin currently lives in Michigan.