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Online Poker Indictments - When Does Skill Become the Predominate Factor in Poker?

3 May 2011, By: compncards
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U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder told a House Judiciary Committee that the April 15th crackdown on online poker was "appropriate" according to the laws on the books.

He said that “We have to enforce the law as it exists and there are laws on the books with regard to Internet gambling that we have to enforce.

"The case that we brought for instance in the Southern District of New York involved pretty substantial amounts of money and big financial institutions and I think those cases are appropriate.”

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