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FTP’s Ray Bitar Makes Bail

After spending spending a week in jail, Ray Bitar has been granted bail despite an attempt by the prosecution to have bail denied. Initially his bail was set for $250,000 but was increased to $2.5 million after the Department of Justice brought new charges against him once... Read more

In an article published by diamondflushpoker this morning, an e-mail from Laurent Tapie addressed to the employees of Pocket Kings (FTP parent company) was released. Within the e-mail he explains the situation that led to the eventual failure of an eff...

Tapie building a new Full Tilt?

In an article published by diamondflushpoker this morning, an e-mail from Laurent Tapie addressed to the employees of Pocket Kings (FTP parent company) was released. Within the e-mail he explains the situation that led to the eventual failure of an eff... Read more

GBT Says ‘Deal Off,’ PokerStars To Save FTP?

Early this morning, a new thread was created by first-time poster on the  2+2 forums with shocking details in the ongoing drama surrounding Full Tilt Poker. The thread was initially brought down by a moderator but has since been resurrected with a moderators note claiming that it... Read more

Todd Terry Vs Full Tilt Poker, Round 2

A group of professional players, Steve Segal, Nick Hammer, Robin Hougdahl and Todd Terry, have launched a second law suit targeting Howard Lederer and Chris Ferguson. Their original suit launched against Full Tilt Poker after the events of Black Friday was dismissed in January when the judge... Read more

Full Tilt Poker Applies For New AGCC License

Poker forums around the globe are buzzing with rumours after signs that Full Tilt Poker are making efforts to resurrect the company and could even be up and running online in less than two weeks. Following the events of Black Friday and several hearings ending in July... Read more

Ray Bitar Breaks His Silence Regarding FTP

Ray Bitar, the disgraced CEO of Full Tilt Poker, conducted his first interview since Black Friday over at pokerstrategy.com. Although Bitar predictively revealed little new information, analysts suggest that just the fact that he is speaking is a good sign that the Group Bernard Tapie deal could... Read more

GBT Still Committed To FTP Deal

It has been a few months since the announcement was made that the Department of Justice had made an agreement with Group Bernard Tapie to take over the assets of Full Tilt Poker without much indication of progress. Some analysts even believe the deal is in jeopardy... Read more

GBT Lawyer Claims Pros Owe Large Sums To FTP

Behn Dayanim, a lawyer for Group Bernard Tapie, is claiming several well-known professional poker players owe a substantial amount of money to Full Tilt Poker. The debt is estimated to be between $10 and $20 million and many of the players are reluctant to settle the matter.... Read more

New York Judge Dismisses FTP RICO Case

U.S. District  Judge Leonard B. Sand dismissed most of the charges, brought forth by Todd Terry and other professional poker players almost seven months ago, against several defendants named as owners of Full Tilt Poker and other companies in their corporate tree. The complaint had stated that... Read more

Former FTP Employee Talks “Behind The Scenes”

A former FTP employee, who wants to remain anonymous but is calling himself “Mr Felt,” is spilling the beans on what life was like for the embattled company before and after Black Friday. Mr Felt posted his first blog over at pokerfarm.com and plans on releasing more... Read more

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Controversy During $50k Poker Player Championship

The $50k Poker Player Championship is considered one of the more prestigious events at the World Series of Poker, so there is no surprise that... Read more

2012 WSOP: Rule 88 Causes ‘Tweet’ Controversy

Every year, the WSOP goes through several rule changes that they put into place to try an enhance play. Many of these rules are necessary... Read more