2013 Articles

Author Title Source/Link Date
Alicia Simon
Antigua & Barbuda advocate accuses US of blatant untruths

Antigua Observer

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2 February 2013
Alicia Simon
US representative deems A&B move ‘radical’

Antigua Observer

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2 February 2013
Harold Lovell, Minister of Finance
A fed up Antigua opens its doors to Megavideo: Column

USA Today

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1 February 2013
Julian Pecquet
Antigua "shocked and saddened” by US threats in gambling dispute

The Hill

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30 January 2013
Lori Wallach
Latest WTO Lunacy: Poker and Piracy Together at Last

Huffington Post

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29 January 2013
Liat Clark
WTO grants Antigua right to launch ‘pirate’ site selling US media

Wired

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29 January 2013
Annie Lowrey
Caribbean Nation Gets an International Go-Ahead to Break U.S. Copyright Laws

New York Times

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28 January 2013
Press Release
Antigua to Pursue Sanctions Against US in Decade-Long Trade Dispute

PR Neswire (Levick)

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28 January 2013
Jacob Goldstein
Antigua: Land of Sun, Sand, and Super Cheap Downloads

NPR

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28 January 2013
Rory Butler
Compensation must match US $21 million award

Antigua Observer

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28 January 2013

2012 Articles

Author Title Source/Link Date
Alicia Simon
US president needs to intervene – WTO committee member

Antigua Observer Newspaper

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12 December 2012
Associated Press
Antigua to pursue annual trade sanctions against US for online betting ban

The Washington Post

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9 December 2012
Kevin Bogardus
Antigua and Barbuda Fights back against Majority Leader Reid’s online poker bill

The Hill

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28 October 2012

2011 Articles

Author Title Source/Link Date
I. Nelson Rose
A present from the DoJ: Internet Lotteries (and Poker?) Are Legal

Gambling and the Law

Link

24 December 2011
United States Department of Justice
Whether Proposals by Illinois and New York to Use the Internet and Out-of-State Transaction Processors to Sell Lottery Tickets to In-State Adults Violate the Wire Act: Memorandum Opinion for the Assistant Attorney General, Criminal Division

United States Department of Justice

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20 September 2011
David O. Stewart, Ropes & Gray, LLP
Online Gambling Five Years after the UIGEA

American Gaming Association

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18 May 2011

2008 Articles

Author Title Source/Link Date
Sarah Polson
Antigua, Costa Rica seek WTO arbitration

PokerListings.com

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1 February 2008
Safe and Secure Internet Gambling Initiative
Costa Rica Files for Arbitration in WTO Gambling Dispute

PRNewsWire/
Foxbusiness.com

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31 January 2008

Antigua seeks WTO arbitration in U.S. gambling dispute

Reuters

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31 January 2008

Antigua Reports White List Progress

iGamingBusiness.com

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30 January 2008

As Antigua Considers Cross-Retaliation Against US, WIPO Official Creates Stir

Bridges Weekly Trade News Diges (Vol. 12, No. 2)

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23 January 2008
Patricia Campbell Cort talks possible solutions with US

Antigua Sun

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21 January 2008
Patricia Campbell
Dr. Cort discusses gaming with US ambassador

Antigua Sun

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16 January 2008
Patricia Campbell Antigua may violate int'l treaty: Expert

Antigua Sun

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16 January 2008

2007 Articles
Regarding Antigua’s Trade Loss/Sanctions

Author Title Source/Link Date
Patricia Campbell
Finance Minister says WTO ruling flawed

Antigua Sun

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24 December 2007
Patricia Campbell
Antigua treated unfairly in WTO ruling: Mendel

Antigua Sun

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22 December 2007
James Kanter & Gary Rivlin
In Trade Ruling, Antigua Wins a Right to Piracy

New York Times

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22 December 2007
Jonathan Lynn
Antigua wins modest sanctions in U.S. gambling case

Reuters

Link

21 December 2007
Bradley S. Klapper
WTO Clears $21M in Sanctions Vs. US

Associated Press

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21 December 2007
Mark Mendel
The Sideshow That Became a Vital Trade Issue

Casino & Gaming International

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Oct/Nov
2007
(Issue 4)
Jim Abrams
US Fights WTO Over Internet Gambling

Associated Press

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20 November 2007
Hartley Henderson
The Future of Many US Industries is at Stake in the WTO Dispute

MajorWager.com

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20 November 2007
Anika Kentish
Antigua Leader, US Lawmakers Talk Gaming

Forbes.com (Associated Press)

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12 November 2007
Doug Palmer
EU Presses U.S. to change Internet gambling law

Reuters

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8 November 2007
Kate Ackley
Tiny Antigua Roils U.S. IP

Roll Call

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7 November 2007

WTO deadline extension could give impetus to Congress

Egaming Review

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24 October 2007
Patricia Campbell
Cort defends suit against US

Antigua Sun

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8 October 2007
Emily Flynn Vencat
The Caribbean Hold'Em: An unlikely trade dispute between the U.S. and Antigua over online gaming has turned into a David-and-Goliath battle, proving small nations can wield large digital sticks

Newsweek International

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24 September 2007
Opinion
A Losing Gamble: Government addiction to gambling revenue has put the United States in a difficult position regarding world trade

Winston-Salem Journal

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4 September 2007
Editorial
Internet gambling ban under pressure: Attorney anticipates huge WTO award

Las Vegas Review-Journal

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13 September 2007
Aman Betheja
Online gambling thrives despite law

Ft. Worth Star-Telegram

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12 September 2007
Burke Hansen
As US Threatens to trash GATS, Antigua responds

The Register

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28 August 2007
Gary Rivlin
Gambling Dispute with Tiny Country Puts U.S. in a Bind

New York Times

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23 August 2007
Commentary
A Web Gambling Fight Court Harm Free Trade: America’s stern approach to Internet gaming may lead to broader problems with the WTO

Business Week

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13 August 2007
Tony Batt
Nation wants to strike bargain: Caribbean country prefers deal over fine

Las Vegas Review Journal

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26 July 2007
Editorial
Get rid of gambling restrictions: The US doesn't mind the lottery, but when it comes to sports betting across interstate or international boundaries, all bets are off.

Los Angeles Times

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8 April 2007
Tony Batt
Former Senator Battles Bet Ban: D'Amato lobbying to allow Internet gambling

Las Vegas Review Journal

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7 April 2007

Gambling Panel Hints at Broader U.S. Compliance Problem Inside US Trade

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6 April 2007
Daniel Pruzin
Services: U.S. Ambivalent on Appeal Against WTO Ruling on Gambling Compliance Bureau of National Affairs, WTO Reporter

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2 April 2007
Daniel Pimlott
U.S. may reshuffle internet gaming laws after tiny Antigua calls its bluff

The Australian, FT Business

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1 April 2007
Hartley Henderson
WTO Ruling: The U.S. Lost Again. Now What… Major Wager (www.majorwager.com)

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1 April 2007
Rick Alm
WTO upholds complaint against online betting laws

Kansas City Star

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31 March 2007
Rhys Blakely
U.S. offshore internet gambling rules “illegal” The Times (TimesOnline.com, UK)

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31 March 2007
Associated Press
Authorities Arrest Founder of Internet Gambling Site

New York Times (nytimes.com)

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31 March 2007
Daniel Pimlott
WTO rules against US on online gambling Financial Times (ft.com)

link
30 March 2007
Warren Giles
WTO Rules U.S. Web Gaming Ban Illegal; Shares Jump

Bloomberg (Bloomberg.com)

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30 March 2007
Braddley S. Klapper, AP Writer
WTO Rebuffs U.S. on Internet Betting Ban Houston Chronicle

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30 March 2007


WTO rules against US in internet gambling case

Financial Times (on MSNBC)

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26 January 2007
Roy Mark
Antigua Takes Upper Gambling Hand Over U.S. Internetnews.com

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26 January 2007
Doug Palmer
U.S. Confirms loss in Internet gambling trade case

Reuters

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25 January 2007

2006 Articles
U.S. - Gambling

AuthorTitle Source/LinkDate


US online gambling law may face WTO pressure

Financial Times (republished at www.MSN.com)
http://news.moneycentral.msn.com/
provider/providerarticle.asp?
feed=FT&Date=20061006&ID
=6084392

6 October 2006
Tony Batt
Net betting ban violates WTO ruling, lawyer says: Measure put US on 'collison course, Antigua attorney saysLas Vegas Review Journal
http://www.reviewjournal.com/
lvrj_home/2006/Oct-05-Thu-2006/
business/10050242.html

5 October 2006
Sir Ronald Sanders
Commentaty: US Bill on Internet gambling: Morality or Protectionism?

Carbbean Net News

http://www.caribbeannetnews.com/
cgi-script/csArticles/articles/
000035/003577.htm

5 October 2006
Hans Kundnani
Online bookes ask WTO for rescue from "Armagedon"

The Guardian

http://business.guardian.co.uk/
story/0,,1886883,00.html

4 October 2006
Pete Harrison
Online gambling in crisis over U.S. ban

Washiongton Post (Rueters)

http://www.washingtonpost.com/
wp-dyn/content/article/2006/
10/02/AR2006100200393_pf.html

2 October 2006
Antigua-Barbuda minister leads high level delegation to Washington

Caribbean Net News

http://www.caribbeannetnews.com/
cgi-script/csArticles/
articles/000034/003439.htm

27 September 2006
Gaming Operators receive Antiguan support

Antigua Sun

http://www.antiguasun.com/
paper/?as=view&sun=
182828108509272006&an=
384604096909262006&ac=Local

27 September 2006
Paul BlusteinAgainst All Odds: Antiguan Besting U.S. in Internet Gambling Case at WTO

Washington Post

http://www.washingtonpost.com/
wp-dyn/content/article/2006/
08/03/AR2006080301390_pf.html

4 August 2006

Articles on Enactment of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006

AuthorTitle Source/LinkDate
Sir Ronald Sanders

Commentary: US Bill on Internet gambling: Morality or Protectionism?

Caribbean Net News
http://www.caribbeannetnews.com/
cgi-script/csArticles/articles/
000035/003577.htm

5 October 2006

David Wessel
Law is Unlikely to Corral Internet GamblingWall Street Journal
Subscribers Only (view PDF Copy)
5 October 2006
Jimmy Traina
Anti-gambling folks = phonies

Sports Illustrated (www.SI.com)

http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/
si_blogs/scorecard/jimmys_blog/2006/
10/anti-gambling-folksphonies.html

4 October 2006
Brendan Riley
Expert: Internet ban a boon to gambling industry

Las Vegas Sun (Associated Press)

http://www.lasvegassun.com/
sunbin/stories/nevada/2006/
oct/04/100410086.html

4 October 2006
Catherine Holahan
Online Gambling still in the cards? Loopholes in laws aimed at ending Internet betting may render it ineffective

www.MSNBC.com/BusinessWeekOnline

http://msnbc.msn.com/id/15118962/

3 October 2006
John Helyar
New anti-gambling law won't stop online bettors

www.ESPN.com

http://sports.espn.go.com/espn/news/
story?id=2611872&lpos=
spotlight&lid=tab6pos3

3 October 2006
Radley Balko
More on the Poker Ban

Free Market News Network

http://www.freemarketnews.com/
Analysis/97/6098/radley.asp?wid=
97&nid=6098

3 October 2006
Michael A. HitzikBad Luck for Online Gambling

Los Angles Times

http://www.latimes.com/technology/
la-fi-gambling3oct03,1,1508601.story
?coll=la-headlines-technology

3 October 2006
Michael ShinzakiPoker prohibition bad hand for Americans

Daily Bruin (University of California at Los Angeles)

http://www.dailybruin.ucla.edu/news/
articles.asp?id=38170

3 October 2006

Articles on US-Gaming WTO Matter

AuthorTitle SourceDate
Rick AlmU.S. ignores WTO ruling on Internet gambling

Kansas City Star

 

5 April 2006
Hiawatha BrayCould the future of Internet gambling in the US lie in Antigua? Washington faces a messy showdown after the WTO rules against it, finding that island firms have the right to offer online betting on horse races.Boston Globe30 March 2006
Peter RiggsCompliance deadline looms in US-Antigua internet gambling case

Forum on Democracy & Trade

1 March 2006
Anthony L. HallUS tries to regulate Caribbean business . . . againCaribbean Net News1 March 2006
Daniel PruzinAntigua Preparing to Impose WTO Sanctions Against U.S. In Internet Gambling Dispute:

WTO Reporter
(Bureau of National Affairs)

22 February 2006
Mark E. MendelInternet Gambling: Antigua v. United States - Another Perspective

The Wager, Brief Addiction Science Information Source (BASIS Online [www.BasisOnline.org], Division of Addiction Cambridge Health Alliance - Harvard Medical School

26 October 2005
Buzz Daly U.S. Will Soon be a Rogue NationEye on Gambling (www.eyeongambling.com) 15 September 2005
Tanya LeaUncle Same & the WTO Eye on Gambling (www.eyeongambling.com)15 September 2005
Anthony Cabot and Eugene ChristiansenWhy the Future of Horseracing is at Risk:
The WTO Decision and Senator Kyl
Gambling Law Review June 2005
Eucelia HillCort: WTO victory clearly ours
Antigua Sun11 April 2005
Joanna GlasnerRuling Unlikely to Deter Gaming
(word document)
Wired 9 April 2005
Editorial Opinion Will US Do the Right Thing? Antigua Sun 8 April 2005
Eucelia Hill
Gaming division anticipates huge gains
Antigua Sun 8 April 2005
Eucelia Hill US Beaten Again … Victory to Antigua in WTO appeal Antigua Sun 8 April 2005
Natalie S. Fleming Bird Decries WTO Ruling Antigua Sun 8 April 2005
Kathleen SchalchAnalysis: WTO issues final ruling in Internet gambling caseNational Public Radio8 April 2005
Daniel PruzinElectronic Commerce: WTO Body Rules On Internet Gambling; Both Sides Find Advantages In DecisionWTO Reporter (Bureau of National Affairs)8 April 2005
Alan Beattie & Frances WilliamsWTO chips in on the debate over online gambling: The impact of yesterday's ruling could prove to be substantial
Financial Times (UK)8 April 2005
Jerry Spangler US cannot block Internet gambling Deseret Morning News (Utah) 8 April 2005
AP

WTO Rules for, Against U.S. on Web Gambling

LA Times 8 April 2005
Scott Miller & Peter SandersWTO Gives US Room to Curb Web Gambling (adobe PDF) Wall Street Journal 8 April 2005
Richard Wilner Sides Split Betting-Rule Pot
New York Post 8 April 2005
Roy MarkAntigua Claims Its Share of WTO Decision
Internet News 8 April 2005
Fox ButterfieldU.S. Limits on Internet Gambling Are Backed (adobe PDF)New York Times 8 April 2005
Elizabeth Benston & Richard VelottaOfficial: WTO ruling on Internet gaming doesn't affect Nevada
By Liz Benston

Las Vegas Sun8 April 2005
Alan Beattie & Frances Williams Antigua and US both claim win in WTO gambling row
(url requires subscription)
Financial Times (London, England)7 April 2005
Declan McCullaghWTO slams U.S. Net-gambling ban CNET News.com/ NY Times Online 7 April 2005
Richard WaddingtonAntigua, U.S. Both Claim Win in WTO Gambling Row
Reuters7 April 2005
Sam Cage U.S. Can Keep Some Gambling Limits AP 7 April 2005
Elizabeth Benston WTO ruling provides scope for U.S. online gambling ban
Las Vegas Sun 7 April 2005
Steven Downes Antigua wins big in online gambling case The Times (London, England) 7 April 2005
Mark E. Mendel How we slayed the giant
Egaming Review (www.egrmagazine.com)
23 December 2004
Joe WeinertCasino Notes: Net gaming still far from legal in U.S. (word document)
Press of Atlantic City28 March 2004
Matt RichtelU.S. Online Gambling Policy Violates Law, W.T.O. RulesNew York Times26 March 2004
Wild Bill
Don't Celebrate Yet
(word document)
The Prescription 26 March 2004
Liz BenstonWTO 'net gambling details remain secret Las Vegas Sun25 March 2004
 Antigua beats US on online gaming: The Caribbean state of Antigua and Barbuda has beaten the US in a dispute over internet gamblingBBC News World Edition (Online)25 March 2004
Allison AubreyAnalysis: New ruling from the World Trade Organization could open the door to Internet gambling in the US
(word document - Transcript from All Things Considered)
National Public Radio / All Things Considered

25 March 2004

Scott Miller and Christina BrinkleyUS Ban on Web Gambling Breaks Trade Pacts, Says WTO
(adobe PDF)
Wall St. Journal25 March 2004
Dan Ackman52nd Street Louie Goes Global, WTO makes the world safe for online gambling, saying U.S. laws to ban it must be struck downForbes25 March 2004
Frances Williams & Matthew GarrahanInternational Economy: US defeated on online gambling
(word document)
Financial Times (UK) 25 March 2004
Bradley Vallerius

WTO Rules in Favor of Antigua
(word document)

IGamingNews (River City Group)25 March 2004
John OatesUS online gambling ban may be illegalThe Register (UK)25 March 2004
 Las Vegas panics as WTO rules offshore gambling legalInquirer (UK)25 March 2004
Martin Crustinger, AP Economics WriterU.S. Loses Early Internet Gaming Ruling (word document)Los Angeles Times 24 March 2004
Scott MillerDoes U.S. Ban On E-Gambling Violate WTO? (adobe PDF)Wall Street Journal Article28 January
2004

Other Articles of Interest

AuthorTitle SourceDate
Rome Hartman I-Gaming: Illegal And Thriving
CBS News,
60 Minutes
20 November 2005
Peter Gumbel How the U.S. Is Getting Beat in Online GamblingTime 20 November 2005