This past Saturday night, twenty people were arrested at The Ramada Plaza Hotel in Kentwood, Michigan for participating in an illegal poker tournament. The Michigan State Police had been running an undercover operation to try and bust the illegal poker tournaments and this past weekend they made their move.
Later this week Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet are going to do their part in helping those affected by the earthquake in Haiti.Ã‚Â They are going to host Ã¢â‚¬ËœPlay for HaitiÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ on January 20th. Paul [….]
Full Tilt Poker has announced an addition to their online poker room that according to Full Tilt Ã¢â‚¬Ëœis set to revolutionize the online poker industryÃ¢â‚¬â„¢. The new addition is called Rush Poker and it is a new poker format available at the online poker room.
Calvin Ayre the founder of Bodog online gaming and entertainment brand has issued a challenge to the online gambling industry to help the relief efforts in Haiti. Ayre has stated that he has asked his foundation to donate Ã‚Â£10,000 to U.K. based Oxfam to aid their relief efforts in Haiti. Ayre has also challenged the rest of the online gaming industry to contribute to OxfamÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Haiti relief efforts. AyreÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s private foundation will match all donations made to Oxfam by people from the online gambling industry up to $1 million dollars.
ItÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s in the news everywhere that Haiti has suffered a massive earthquake of a 7.0 magnitude and all across the world people are stepping up offering up donations and other relief for the victims. There [….]