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Trial Date Set for Former PokerStars CEO

A Quebec judge has set a November 20 trial date for former PokerStars CEO, David Baazov. Baazov is accused of spearheading an insider trading scheme that involved several of his close associates and millions of dollars. Quebec Court Judge Claude Leblond informed Baazov of his date with destiny during a …

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PokerStars CFO Hints at Pullout from Austrlian Market

PokerStars could be pulling out of the lucrative Australian gambling market as soon as this week if a new bill cracking down on grey market operators passes into law. The proposed measure, an amendment to the Interactive Gambling Act of 2011 (IGA), would close loopholes that allowed PokerStars, and other …

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PokerStars Unveils Expected VIP Club Changes for 2017

PokerStars began unveiling new policies for its VIP Club that are set to be implemented in 2107. The massive changes are part of a larger effort to attract more recreational players to the PokerStars ecosystem without alienating their highest rollers. It’s a delicate balancing act and, so far, those VIPS …

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PokerStars Shuts Down Real Money Poker in Israel

PokerStars is shutting down its real money online poker operation in Israel. The said the closure was the result of a, “commercial assessment,” but didn’t offer much more in the way of details. Israeli players were notified of the decision last week in an e-mail which read, in part: Our …

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1500 PokerStars Claims Denied in Latest Remittance Round

The Department of Justice is just saying, “No,” to 1500 PokerStars remittance claims. This most recent batch of claims includes a large number of affiliates who aren’t likely to ever see money they earned for sending players to PokerStars in the heady pre-Black Friday online poker boom. For this unlucky …

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PokerStars Launching in NJ Next Week

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PokerStars Set for March New Jersey Online Poker Launch

PokerStars is getting ready to launch its New Jersey online poker site on March 21. It’s the culmination of Amaya Gaming’s billion dollar gamble on the American market and the tail-end of the epic Black Friday saga. The new site is being launched in partnership with Resorts Casino, per a …

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Full Tilt and PokerStars Player Liquidity Merge Just Weeks Away

Amaya Gaming is prepping a player liquidity merger between Full Tilt Poker and PokerStar, which could happen within the next six weeks. It’s another blockbuster move by Amaya and it’s one that could mean the end of the line for the venerable Full Tilt Poker brand. News of the big …

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