Carolyn Dutton

Carolyn Dutton

Carolyn is our legislation expert, with a background in law she is able to cover the current state of poker around the world

The Italian government has dealt a big blow to the nation’s poker industry. That is due to the eminent passing of a new law known as the ‘Dignity Decree’ (in italian) that will ban almost all ...  Read more...

The Indian Poker Association (IPA) has unveiled plans for a new poker room in Jharkhand. IPA Secretary KN Suresh and IPA’s affiliate body the East India Poker Association made the announcement on ...  Read more...

While poker has seen an increase in popularity over the years, the fact remains that it is a sport dominated by male poker players. Previous attempts by poker operators to increase female ...  Read more...

The Norwegian Gaming Authority (NGA) has found international gaming brands using illegal poker clubs to promote online poker months after they tightened rules on accessing online gambling sites. ...  Read more...

partypoker finally joins the European online poker pool liquidity party this week and merges its French and Spanish markets. Joining the fun on the partypoker platform is poker pro Bertrand ...  Read more...

The long wait is finally over and Portugal is joining the merged online poker pool of Spain and France. In a resolution by the Portugal regulatory board, Serviço Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos do ...  Read more...

Earlier this year we reported the Norweigians were clamping down on illegal poker activity with the closure of underground poker clubs. Now Norwegians will not be able to play legal online poker ...  Read more...

Poker personality Joe Ingram released a series of videos on the alleged cheating and loopholes at Americas Cardroom (ACR) which is run by the Winning Poker Network (WPN). These videos were ...  Read more...

Norway continues its aggressive crackdown on illegal poker and gambling activity with a simultaneous raid of five underground poker clubs. The raid took place earlier this month as authorities ...  Read more...

Charles Coppolani, the president of the French online gambling regulator ARJEL went on record recently to announce that Portugal is now ready to join the shared online poker liquidity project. ...  Read more...

Daniel Negreanu will go down as one of the greatest poker players to have played the game. The Canadian poker pro is a member of the Poker Hall of Fame and has been a Team PokerStars Pro for a ...  Read more...

Towards the middle of 2017, the gaming regulators from France, Portugal, Italy, and Spain signed an agreement to proceed with European shared poker liquidity in order to expand their poker player ...  Read more...