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Amaya Set to Expand Array of DC Comics-Inspired Casino Games

Saturday, January 11th, 2020

WSOP Ladies Event Now Officially Ready To Accept Men: For a cost

The battle happens to be ongoing in the poker world for years: should ladies be privy to special tournaments only for them in order to encourage more to play the game, or does that philosophy reek of affirmative action, and both condescension and accommodation in an way that is unfair? a decision that is recent the World Series of Poker (WSOP) administration about the matter has drawn both applause and fire from poker players everywhere: because of this 12 months’s upcoming women occasion, they’ll charge a $10,000 buy-in, but offer any women who perform a $9,000 discount, bringing the specific buy-in down seriously to its normal $1,000 amount. Any men who want to barge in will have to take action utilizing the full $10,000 bankroll during the cashier’s window, however.

Why the Discount Construction?

The move comes after several years of handfuls of men playing the Ladies event, and WSOP’s hands being associated with keep them out, as that could be considered discriminatory under Nevada gaming law. Not illegal, it appears, is offering promotional discounts for certain events but, and that loophole is exactly what WSOP has brought advantage of using their women’ ‘discount’ for 2013. And while players may argue about the general merits of keeping a poker that is all-female alive, WSOP management is unequivocal in their intention to keep it an all ladies’ competition, or at least allow it to be extremely (more…)

Sandoval Pushes for Passage of Nevada Online Gaming Bill

Saturday, January 11th, 2020

No More Outs as Marcus Bebb-Jones Admits Murder

In exactly what reads more like a film plot than a real-life tale, British poker player Marcus Bebb-Jones pled responsible this week to second-degree murder in a Glenwood Springs, Colorado court in the loss of his spouse Sabrina 16 years ago in Colorado. Providing no greater motive than that the killing was done into the ‘heat of passion,’ the poker that is 49-year-old’s plea deal can get him a maximum of 20 years out of a feasible 32 that could potentially have been sentenced for the second-degree charges.

Fought Extradition

First arrested straight back in ’09 carrying out a raid on his home in Worcestershire in their native nation, Bebb-Jones fought extradition for 2 yrs before being forced back to the States in 2011 to face trial. The poker player had denied any involvement until this week, although prosecutors were suspicious when he continued a spending that is massive in Las Vegas after his wife disappeared. He subsequently attempted suicide by shooting himself into the head, but survived and went back towards the UK together with his then three-year-old son.

Skull Found in Colorado

The 1997 wife that is missing had little to go on until a skull that ended up being defined as Sabrina Bebb-Jones was discovered in Douglas Pass, Colorado in 2004. The couple owned the Melrose resort in Grand Junction, not far from the Pass, at the right period of the murder. It then took several years to bring the c (more…)