Tag Archives | Poker crime and criminals

$1.5 million Baccarat winnings denied and lawsuits

It’s not poker news but amazing gambling news as a baccarat game in Golden Nugget Casino Atlantic City pays out $1.5 million due to unshuffled cards and the Casino sue the players! Asian players love playing baccarat for some mystifying reason – as you don’t do anything other than bet on who will have the … continuation reading bet

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Full Tilt Saga Finally At An End? Really?

Not for the first time since Full Tilt went kaput we’ve seen a growing number of promising tweets with regard to its sale. As always they have come from people purportedly in the know but so far this has always proved to be nonsense. On Monday it seems though that the wait will finally be … 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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Sam Trickett attacked and beaten up

Sam Trickett was attacked and beaten up by 6 people according to post Trickett made on his Twitter account and a photo Sam shared. It happened on the night out after coming 2nd in the WSOP The Big One for $10 million but does not seem to be a robbery attempt. Is this what happens … continuation reading bet

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Phil Gordon mentioned in poker crime

Yes it is Tuesday so it is the pokerQ4 traditional look at poker news crime and criminals and this week we have a real rainbow flop. Poker Dealer or Drug Dealer? An Albanian (not a Scotsman) got caught with £120,000 worth of cocaine and £55,000 after popping into a poker club in Glasgow. Beu went … continuation reading bet

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Enlightened poker

The head of the Jogye order, South Korea’s largest Buddhist order, was under fire today as it emerged that 6 monks from the order were secretly videotaped playing a marathon poker session for stakes in excess of £500,000. According to an article on the Guardian website, the head of the order, Jaseung, today made a … continuation reading bet

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Killing Them Softly poker movie and crimes

Killing Them Softly poker movie and crimes in our traditional Wednesday look at poker crime and grime. Killing Them Softly movie Killing Them Softly movie is not quite all about poker but does involve poker. Brad Pitt plays detective Jackie Cogan investigating a robbery during a Mob protected (Mafia not The Hendon Mob we think) … continuation reading bet

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Chattanooga Bang Bang!

More good news for poker fans this week, and the quest for legalisation, comes from Chattanooga where a man was shot after a police raid on a high stakes home game on Thursday. If it was just a normal private game of poker of course we wouldn’t even mention but just to show the US … continuation reading bet

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Who are the poker criminals?

It is our traditional Thursday look at poker criminals and this week it even involves those who assisted in the biggest of all poker crimes (according to the US Govt) … the illegal use of dodgy payment providers by Full Tilt Poker, Absolute Poker, Ultimate Bet and let us not forget Poker Stars because, although … continuation reading bet

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Poker Crime HitmanForHire.net and Voltaires Candide

Poker Crime: HitmanForHire.net and Voltaire’s Candide

It’s our traditional Thursday round up of poker crime and this week we have some great poker crime stories. We will start with poker crime from inside the online poker industry and it is not Full Tilt Poker this time! William Wallace was one of the youngest Poker Managers in the online industry and working … continuation reading bet

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Shake Your Chris Moneymaker

Shake Your Moneymaker – Chris Moneymaker in facebook ‘extortion’ attempt. Once again Two Plus Two seems to be the place that people want to go to with news of the darker side of poker. Quite often you’ll be reading the random ramblings of retards and the news and views of window lickers, much like visiting … continuation reading bet

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PokerStars PIN for your extra security

PokerStars PIN is extra security to protect your account from hacking or even if your laptop is virus, trojan horse or keylogger infected. What is the PokerStars PIN account security feature? A “PokerStars PIN” is a 6 digit security number issued by PokerStars for your account, in addition to your password. Once a PokerStars PIN … continuation reading bet

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