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Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Online Poker Bankers Feel Government Heat


“Federal prosecutors are using aggressive new tactics against online poker companies based abroad — charging the people who provide U.S. banking and financial services to them with multibillion-dollar money laundering and wire fraud conspiracy, and seizing the websites they operate.” (Washington Times)

Is there anything that isn’t the government’s business?

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