Jan 31, 2012 |

Class Action Suit Against Full Tilt Largely Dismissed

Roughly seven months after Todd Terry and several other poker players filed a class action lawsuit against Full Tilt owners, the suit has been dismissed by a New York federal judge.  The suit named a number of individuals and corporations affiliated with Full Tilt Poker and sought the repayment of more than $150 million in […]

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Dec 23, 2011 |

The Year That Was: February

When the poker world looks back on 2011, the year will likely be defined by Black Friday and its subsequent consequences. That doesn’t mean there weren’t highlights from this past year though. As 2011 winds down, we’ll take a look back at all the big stories of 2011, the good, the bad, and the ones […]

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Sep 29, 2011 |

AGCC Revokes Full Tilt’s Gaming License (Updated 2:40pm ET)

After more than a week of hearings behind closed doors, the Alderney Gaming Control Commission (AGCC) announced that it has revoked Full Tilt Poker’s gaming license in all regions as a result of numerous violations, effective immediately. The AGCC also contends that Full Tilt’s owners, “fundamentally misled AGCC about their operational integrity by continuously reporting […]

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Sep 23, 2011 |

The Fight: Money Seizures, Warrants, and the Latest on FTP

The news just keeps rolling in following the press release from the US Attorney’s Office that that Full Tilt Poker is a “ponzi scheme.”  Former Team Full Tilters spoke up, Tom Dwan took to the television circuit, and now the bank accounts of alleged Full Tilt board members Howard Lederer, Chris Ferugson, and Rafe Furst […]

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Sep 22, 2011 |

Epic Poker League Suspends Two “Full Tilt Insiders”

Epic Poker League Just 24 hours after U.S. District Attorney Preet Bharara called Full Tilt Poker a “global ponzi scheme” and amended the Black Friday civil suit to include Chris Ferguson, Howard Lederer and Rafe Furst, the Epic Poker League announced that Ferguson and Lederer, both EPL card carrying members, have been suspended from the […]

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May 18, 2011 |

The Fight: PPA’s Rich Muny on Black Friday and Beyond

Rich Muny of the PPA This week in The Fight BLUFF interviewed Rich Muny from the Poker Players Alliance. A member of the PPA Board of Directors since 2007, Muny has been an advocate for poker rights since the passage of the UIGEA. Muny responds to criticism the PPA received in the wake of the […]

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Feb 24, 2011 |

2011 POWER 20: The Most Influential People in Poker

The following article appears in the March issue of BLUFF available on newsstands and in casinos nationwide today. For the past six years BLUFF Magazine staff have sought out industry insiders to assist in compiling an annual list of who the most powerful people in the industry are. The BLUFF Power 20 has become a […]

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Feb 7, 2011 |

New $150,000 Cash Game Poker After Dark Stars Monday

Peat, Lederer, Laak, Mueller, Busquet and Elezra are featured on Poker After Dark for the next two weeks. For the next two weeks NBC’s Poker After Dark will be host to one of the largest televised cash games in history with a minimum buy-in of $150,000. The six-handed table includes Howard Lederer, BLUFF columnist Phil […]

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Jan 27, 2011 |

Aussie Millions: Chris Moorman Leads Final 18 in Main Event

The 2011 Aussie Millions Main Event is down to just three tables after 58 players were eliminated on Day 3 and Chris “Moorman1″ Moorman sits on top of the chip count leaderboard. Moorman finished play with 1,643,000 chips and finds himself nearly 500,000 chips ahead of local favorite Mark Vos, Cliff Lee and Randy Dorfman.  Also […]

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