Casino Gambling: History of Poker

While no one knows exactly where poker came from, there were several forms of what could be considered poker games as early as the 16th century. It seems that it may have begun in Europe and Persia. However, it wasn’t until poker hit the United States that it really became popular. In the early 1800s, New Orleans pioneered the game […]

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Facts About Gambling in Oklahoma

In 1987, the Supreme Court ruled in California vs. Cabazon Band of Mission Indians that tribal governments had the rights to establish gaming operations independent of state regulation. The very next year, Congress passed the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, which worked towards developing a manageable framework for Indian Gaming. While authority over Class II gaming was left to the tribes, […]

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