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Second bill to legalize Web poker in US introduced

Rep. Joe Barton wants to help Poker-lovers stay on the couch. Full story

Bills to legalize online poker will be introduced in Congress

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Legislation to allow online poker gambling in the United States will be introduced in Congress that would give casinos a larger market than the current few states which allow it, like New Jersey and Nevada. Full story

How college friends built a billion-dollar poker empire

   Writer Ben Mezrich is reponsible for the NYT Bestseller "The Accidental Billionaires," a book that was later adapted to "The Social Network," as well as "Bringing Down the House," a story about six MIT students who learned how to take millions from Vegas casinos. Mezrich returns with his latest book

Caesars plans to launch online poker this summer in Nevada

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Caesars Entertainment Group said it plans to go live this summer with an online poker site in Nevada, the only U.S. state so far to offer legal Internet gambling, and will promote the nascent service to thousands of poker players at its World Series of Poker (WSOP) tournament Full story

First legal online poker site goes live in Nevada

(Reuters) - Already home to the Las Vegas strip with its casinos and high-stakes games, Nevada on Tuesday became the first state where residents can legally play poker online for money. Full story

Gambling company 888 sees U.S. online poker boost from 2015

LONDON (Reuters) - Gambling company 888 Holdings Plc expects to launch online poker in Nevada this summer and should start to see the full effects of more open U.S. markets from 2015. Full story

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  Mezrich 's Next New Project: Online Poker

Ben Mezrich, best-selling author, shares his final thoughts on writing books based on true stories, and his next new story.

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