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 thriving poker scene in Portland, USA might soon see curbs placed on it after increasing publicity is highlighting the fact that city’s poker clubs are violating city and state laws. Portland ...  Read more...

The push for the legalization of online poker in the United States finally gathered momentum this year with many states including California, New York, Michigan and Pennsylvania taking steps ...  Read more...

The push to legalized online poker in California received yet another setback after a number of objections were raised over the proposed online poker bill. A number of fresh objections were ...  Read more...

A revised online poker bill is expected to be presented for a committee hearing in California by the end of April with a view to move it through to the next stage of the legislative process. ...  Read more...

The U.S. state of Maryland is on its way to abolish laws that penalize home poker games. A new bill is in the works that if cleared, make it possible to legally host poker games at homes but with ...  Read more...

The gambling industry in the United States makes billions of dollars in revenue each year and state governments collect a significant portion of their revenue from taxes imposed on the gambling ...  Read more...

California was expected to become the fourth state to legalize online poker after Nevada, New Jersey and Delaware. Poker analysts estimated that California would legalize online poker during the ...  Read more...