Room Closing Archive

Time for Charities to Fight Back Against the Rule Changes!

This evening, I received the following email from the Michigan Charitable Gaming Association regarding an urgent meeting on August 8th, 2013. NOTE: MEMBER AND NON-MEMBER CHARITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO COME!  Make sure you RSVP by emailing If you are at a room playing poker, make sure you get the word out to the rooms and charities [&hellip

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MGCB Not Happy with Snookers –

Today, the Michigan Gaming Control Board had their monthly meeting to discuss various happenings at the MGM, Motor City and Greektown casinos.  After listening to various reports from Richard Kalm, talks of $25,000 in fines for Motor City Casino and Greektown’s refinance issues with potential change of ownership, we get to the public comment portion [&hellip

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Snookers Poker Room Hoping for Answers Tomorrow –

Tomorrow is the monthly meeting of the Michigan Gaming Control Board and Snooker’s Poker Room is hoping to get answers on if and when they could reopen.  Today, Snooker’s sent another email reminding their charities of tomorrow’s meeting.  Here is the contents: Dear Charity Organizations: Don’t forget about the meeting tomorrow.  We appreciate as many [&hellip

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Latest Snookers News and New 3 Charity Directive

Snookers Information Last night, Channel 7 News ran a story about Snookers’ Poker Room in Utica.  You can watch the report here.  You can also find the Macomb Daily report here.  I encourage you to watch/read them before continuing.  It’s OK, I’ll wait for you. In this report, there is a document obtained from the [&hellip

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Charity Rooms, the MGCB and you!

There has been a lot of discussions on 2+2 Forums regarding the closing of rooms and the moratorium on new charity licenses.  The moratorium states that no more supplier or location licenses (those are needed by the room to allow charities to get Millionaire Party Licenses to run the poker events) will be issued until [&hellip

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Dear Don,

Attention:  These are not the views of  These are my views and my views alone.  DETPokerz is merely acting as a venue for my thoughts and opinions. All of the information in this article/blog is tentative and has not been proven as of time of writing. Inside the text is the list of assumptions [&hellip

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