Listing of Online Casino News for September 2008

Online Casino Site Gambling Gazette Gets New Look
Added: September 30, 2008

There is nothing like a redesign and re-launch to spur some life in an old favourite.  This week the online poker and casino playing information portal Gambling Gazette got just that.

PKR Oktoberfest Starts October 17
Added: September 27, 2008

PKR poker, one of the most popular online poker sites, announced that they are hosting the Oktoberfest celebration for the second year in a row.

Cherry Red Casino Accepting American Players
Added: September 25, 2008

In a world where the UIGEA is still being debated about whether or not it’s illegal, there are online casinos that have taken matters into their own hands and have thrown caution to the wind.

Kentucky Governor Wants To Ban Online Gambling
Added: September 23, 2008

Even though the state of Kentucky has a pro-gambling governor, that governor is looking for a way to ban more than 140 online gambling websites that are currently operating in the state.

Chili Poker Offers Players UKashOut
Added: September 21, 2008

Online poker rooms are continuously looking for new ways to play their players with many sites offering multiple electronic wallet sites as an option.  Chili Poker is the first of these online poker...

UltimateBet Online Poker Room Involved In Cheating Scandal
Added: September 20, 2008

UltimateBet has a serious problem on their hands and that problem was left over by the old management team.

Congressional Committee Votes For Gambling Clarification
Added: September 17, 2008

Another step has been taken in the online gambling issue that should make online players a bit happier than they were before.

Titan Poker Back With European Championship Of Online Poker
Added: September 15, 2008

For the third time in a row, online casino website Titan Poker will be hosting the European Championship of Online Poker (ECOOP) in November.

Son Of Democratic VP Selection To Lobby For Online Casinos
Added: September 13, 2008

Joe Biden, the Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate, has at least one poker fan in his family.  Hunter Biden, son of Joe Biden, has announced that he will be participating in lobbying on behalf of Internet gaming interests...

Dutch Senate Approve Internet Casino and Poker Gambling Tax
Added: September 11, 2008

Dutch online gamblers will be facing a 40% illegal online casino & poker gaming tax if they are caught gambling online says the Gaming Intelligence Group.

Saltzburg Joins Fight Against UIGEA
Added: September 9, 2008

Interactive Media Entertainment & Gaming Association – aka iMEGA – has added one of Washington, DCs most accomplished and prominent lawyers to their legal team in its continuing effort to challenge the constitutionality of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006 (UIGEA).

Indian Tribe May Have Overstepped Bounds with Online Casino
Added: September 7, 2008

The Pauma Band of Mission Indians has recently launched a new online casino gambling website that they claim is a marketing aid that offers players free play for redeemable credits at their land casino.

Online Poker Fans Have To Wait Longer
Added: September 6, 2008

The state of California has been progressing slowly towards legalizing online poker play, but online poker fans are going to have to wait a little bit longer before they can go back to playing without worrying about whether or not they are committing a crime.

PartyGaming Casino and Poker Properties Receives eCOGRA Accreditation
Added: September 3, 2008

PartyGaming, one of the largest online gambling establishments, has received eCOGRA accreditation at three of their sites.  The accreditation is awarded to online gaming sites that have passed the testing and inspection criteria that have been established for online casinos and poker rooms.

Mobile Casinos The Next Step In Online Casino Gaming
Added: September 2, 2008

Online casino games and poker rooms are still all the rage, even if they have been banned in the United States.  But the newest rage to be spawned off the online gaming rage is mobile phone gaming.