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Vayo Drops PokerStars Suit Amid Forged Document Allegations

November 28th, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

California-based Gordon Vayo is now dropping his $700,000 lawsuit against PokerStars after the site alleged he was using forged documents to prove his case.

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Jason Somerville’s Run It Up Series Headed To California

November 24th, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

The Run It Up poker brand and founder Jason Somerville are coming to California for a five-day festival at Stones Gambling Hall beginning Dec. 5.

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Torrance’s Steve Jun beat a field of 524 entries to win the 2018 Card Player Poker Tour Bicycle Hotel & Casino $500,000 guaranteed $1,100 main event.

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Thunder Valley Casino Resort operators have struck a deal with MGM and GVC to run online poker, online casino games, and retail and mobile sports betting.

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A Brief November 2018 Voter Guide For California Online Poker

October 22nd, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

November’s midterm elections could mean a step forward for online poker legislation with California’s top online poker advocates favorites for reelection.

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Pechanga Named Best Casino Resort And California Poker Room

October 12th, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

Pechanga Resort & Casino took Best Casino Resort and Best Poker honors in the Southern California Gaming Guide Reader’s Choice 2018 Best Casino awards.

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PokerStars Moneymaker PSPC Tour Wraps Up California Leg

October 6th, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

Online poker players in New Jersey had the chance play the PokerStars Moneymaker PSPC Tour last weekend but not before the tour finished up a three-stop California swing. The PokerStars Moneymaker PSPC Tour is built around a plan to commemorate the 15th Anniversary of Chris Moneymaker’s boom-sparking 2003 World Series of Poker Main Event win. […]

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Santa Rosa’s Brett Murray took down the Main Event during last week’s World Series of Poker Circuit stop at Thunder Valley Casino Resort outside Sacramento.

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The Legislative Analyst’s Office says Californians for Sports Betting is proposing several gambling expansion initiatives alongside legal sports betting.

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California’s Thomas ‘tdubz224’ Walters took down a special edition of the Global Poker Sunday Scrimmage with double the guaranteed prize pool.

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