Legalized Online Poker Coming to 20 States by 2020

Legalized Online Poker Coming to 20 States by 2020

Legalized Online Poker Coming to 20 States by 2020

Ever since the advent of internet gambling in the mid-1990s, there has been a noticeable reluctance on the part of lawmakers in the US to legalize such gaming activity for citizens. Most of the opposition has come from “brick and mortar” casinos that fear losing revenues. According to an igaming study just released by Morgan Stanley, the tide is turning and as many as 20 states are expected to pass legislation by 2020 that would allow residents to play poker online legally.

Borgata Casino Moves to High Tech Chips After Chip Scam

Borgata Casino Moves to High Tech Chips After Chip Scam

Borgata Casino Moves to High Tech Chips After Chip Scam

In a constant battle between technology and crime, technology may have claimed another victory. In April of this year, the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa unveiled new cutting edge poker chips that were used in the casino’s Spring Open professional poker event. The new chips come in a wide variety of colors and contain security features that include the ability to be authenticated under ultra-violet light.