Say goodbye to overseas poker sites, as America's first legal, real-money site arrives

By Dave LeClair ยท 7 replies
Apr 30, 2013
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  1. It was not long ago that many online poker sites were shut down, causing avid players to lose a great deal of money. A new law pushed through in Nevada has since made online poker legal in the US again,...

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  2. Legal in the US?
    Is that in some states, all states,state by state or federally?
    A little more info would have been nice.
  3. Pocket Aces

    Pocket Aces TS Rookie

    On their Terms & Conditions page, it states:

    2.1. You may participate in any of the Games, Tournaments, Contests or Wagers if and only if:

    2.1.1. You are physically located in the state of Nevada and are over twenty one(21) years of age
  4. learninmypc

    learninmypc TS Evangelist Posts: 7,672   +413

    Life is enough of a gamble. Thankfully I don't gamble in any way,shape or form.:)
    davislane1 likes this.
  5. davislane1

    davislane1 TS Grand Inquisitor Posts: 4,738   +3,757

    ^ Textbook paradox.
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  6. LNCPapa

    LNCPapa TS Special Forces Posts: 4,276   +461

    I gamble on cutting edge computer hardware. I gambled on my Catleap 2B very early on and I hit the jackpot. It's a gamble every time I get behind the wheel because most of those id10ts on the road are too busy talking or texting on their phones to pay attention. I do enough gambling with just those things so I don't bet money on other things.
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  7. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 8,647   +3,274

    I don't gamble at all. I'll bet you $100 that folks will lose more money than win.
    learninmypc likes this.
  8. Hank10156

    Hank10156 TS Rookie

    You must be physically in Nevada to play. Why would I want to play online if I was in Nevada?? Sit in a hotel room on my computer playing?? This is utterly rediculous if I can't play online outside Nevada however, after reading this I think I'm ready for a two week vacation in Las Vegas and I'll be playing while physically in the casinos. Maybe I'll bring my tablet PC and pull slot machine arms while playing blackjack online.

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