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Miserable March 2017!
Online poker is now categorically banned in Australia. The federal government has passed the 2016 Interactive Gaming Act, clarifying that it is illegal for consenting Australian adults to play online poker for real money in their own homes. The paternalistic hand of government reaches out and protects a small minority of irresponsible gamblers at the expense of the vast majority of poker lovers, simultaneously protecting the monopolistic bricks and mortar casinos who charge players both excessive rake and also a time based fee to occupy their tables.

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