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Written by Martin Shapiro @PokerXanadu Despite the shaky history of this tribe, its payment processor and its service provider, as well as the legal cloud over operation of its poker site, the promise of the Iipay Nation to open their site for real-money does bring immediate attention to the proposition that Internet poker could be operated […]

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This is the second of three articles that offers an in-depth look at Santa Yasabel, and it’s impact on California poker players. Written by Martin Shapiro @PokerXanadu All this legal greyness and potential threat of law enforcement puts this new U.S. site on no firmer ground than the offshore sites. But isn’t it at least one step safer […]

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This is the first of three articles that offers an in-depth look at Santa Yasabel, and it’s impact on California poker players. Written by Martin Shapiro @PokerXanadu The Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel, located in the remote mountains about 50 miles northeast of San Diego, has announced that the opening of their site for real-money online […]

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