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A new version of a California online poker bill surfaced on Friday, giving hope that the state’s gaming interests can find compromise.

With solid positions in existing U.S. online poker markets like Nevada and New Jersey, 888 is also planning ahead in California and Pennsylvania.

PokerNews released a feature on “The Future of Online Gambling” on Monday, looking forward to which states might be next to legalize online poker and iGaming in general. The state that garnered the most attention was of course California. Assemblyman Isadore Hall was quoted extensively in the article and has been one of online poker’s […]

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California iGaming Bill Off the Table Until Next Year

August 21st, 2013 by Bill Grinstead

According to a tweet by the Poker Players Alliance (PPA), the California online poker bill SB 678 will not be discussed before the close of this year’s Legislature. The full tweet by @ppapoker reads: “Update CA: sources confirm that amended Correa bill will not be brought up b4 end of session. work on iPoker to […]

California Senator Lou Correa has amended his online poker bill, SB 678, and reclassified it as an “Urgency Bill.” The change comes just weeks before the close of the California legislative session on September 13, and if passed, would become effective immediately upon enactment. Urgency bills affect public safety, health or peace and require approval […]

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The Indian Country Online 2013 Congress convened at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula on Monday and Tuesday to discuss online poker legalization options for the state of California. At present, there are three options being circulated for legalizing the game in the state with SB 678 the primary bill floating through the state […]

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