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Originally Posted by Xyxyll View Post
If the fbi had such a problem with these companies *** took them so long? Sounds like another example of the government being jealous that someone is making so much money and not being regulated.
Actually when the ban was put in place there were a ton of Vegas lobbyist. They were claiming it would kill Vegas and yada yada. So it was banned to protect big casinos. Recently the casions have noticed the money these sites have been making, and now want to unban them. The kicker is they want to unban them only to companies who own a real casino. Hence no competition, Lobbyist what cant they do.
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You guys are unbelievably ignorant of the issues and laws relevant to what's going on here.
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post #23 of 186
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You guys are unbelievably ignorant of the issues and laws relevant to what's going on here.
This.

I'm getting a good laugh from some of the responses though. Damn government mind contolling us!
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You guys are unbelievably ignorant of the issues and laws relevant to what's going on here.
For once, I agree with you.
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You guys are unbelievably ignorant of the issues and laws relevant to what's going on here.
Yup.

Which is especially funny, since the news source in the OP lays it out fairly clearly...if people would read it.
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Host it in Mexico. Problem solved.
    
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post #27 of 186
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You guys are unbelievably ignorant of the issues and laws relevant to what's going on here.
glad i didnt have to say it
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Originally Posted by SyncMaster753 View Post
Yeah, works in canada still. As others have said, it's limited to the US.



It's really a bummer for the people who had money on the site, I know people's who's summer job was playing Pokerstars, it got them through college

On a side note, I could never put money on the site, RBC doesn't let you use your own money for online gambling, against their company policy.

What addon are you using to customize your Firefox back/forward, stop and reload buttons like that?
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Online gambling for the most part is still banned in the US guys... Sheesh :/
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post #30 of 186
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Originally Posted by Marc-Olivier Beaudoin View Post
I hate these site the game is so unbalance and ace/kings are op imo ... should nerf them and buff the 2-3 .
have you never played poker before?
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