2023 US Poker Open Pays Out $1.7 Million In Prizes

US Poker Open 2023 winner

The 2023 US Poker Open Championship paid out $1.7 million in prizes to their top six contenders. Martin Zamani, a professional poker player from Boca Raton, Fl., took home the top prize of $666,000 at the event held in Las Vegas, March 23rd – April 4th.  The no-limit Texas Hold’em tournament had ten events that …

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US Federal Justice Department Flips Stance On Domestic Gambling

US Department Of Justice Building

The DOJ flip-flops on domestic gambling stance which has major implications across the nation. An Opinion given by the Department of Justice (DOJ) in 2011 concerning the limitations of the Federal Wire Act has recently been reversed, or reconsidered, by a Memo released by the Office of Legal Counsel (OLC), a division of the DOJ, …

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Video Poker Machines Find Therapeutic Use in Vegas Rehab

Video Poke Machine For Rehab

Rehabilitation facilities often strive to find innovative ways to administer care to their patients. The HealthSouth Rehab hospital in Las Vegas has found an interesting approach to helping stroke victims and patients afflicted by Parkinson’s Disease, amputees and other medical issues affecting motor ability. The staff are using video poker machines to stimulate patients’ prefrontal …

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