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Ira Rubin – 3 years and $5 million forfeiture for Black Friday poker criminal

Ira Rubin – one of the main people who set up payment processor companies to help Full Tilt Poker, Absolute Poker, Pokerstars and others to “illegally” allow funds to move from US players and Banks to those poker sites – has been sentenced to 3 years and a $5 million forfeiture. Ira Rubin has already … continuation reading bet

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Absolute poker crime and criminals?

Are all of these poker crimes and criminals? In whose eyes or laws? And for what or which part? In our traditional end of month Wednesday poker crime roundup we have the pleasure of starting our reporting on one of the Absolute Poker criminals. Brent Beckley, the Vice President of AP, was sentenced to 14 … continuation reading bet

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Black Friday Payment Processor Ira Rubin pleads guilty

Black Friday Payment Processor Ira Rubin pleads guilty to helping online poker sites such as PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and Absolute Poker in processing $billions. Ira Rubin was caught up in the Black Friday Drag Net last April and today pleased guilty in the US District Court in Manhattan to bank fraud, wire fraud and … continuation reading bet

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