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Bill to legalize Internet poker in California dropped for 2014
Bill to legalize Internet poker in California dropped for 2014

One of two bills that would legalize Internet gambling in California was shelved for the year Wednesday by Democratic state Sen. Lou Correa of Santa Ana, who said there was not enough time left in the legislative session to refine it for a vote. Correa is the author of SB 1366 and is chairman of the Senate Governmental Organization Committee, which screens all gambling measures. His decision is a major setback for a proposal that has been debated for five years in California's Legislature. The senator decided that with less than a month left in the legislative session, there was not enough time to make major changes and get consensus from Indian casino operators and card clubs to...

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