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CHASE THE ACE

(MOHAWK TERRITORY OF KAHNAWÀ:KE – 11 December 2017)—The Kahnawà:ke Gaming Commission (“KGC”) wishes to advise the Community that it does not license or regulate the game known as “Chase the Ace” as the KGC’s existing Regulations concerning Raffles do not apply to an “event pool or a 50/50 draw”. Community members are advised to exercise …

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SNAKE’S POKER DECLARED DORMANT

(MOHAWK TERRITORY OF KAHNAWÀ:KE – August 18, 2016) – At its weekly meeting on June 29, 2016, the Commission approved a Request to be Declared Dormant (the “Request”) submitted by Snake’s Poker (“Snake’s”), located on Highway 132. The period of dormancy will not be more than two (2) years and is intended to provide Snake’s …

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VIP POKER ENTERPRISES LICENCE REINSTATED

(MOHAWK TERRITORY OF KAHNAWÀ:KE – October 22, 2014) – The suspension of the Poker Room Licence held by VIP Poker Enterprises (“VIP”), imposed by the Commission on June 12, 2014, has been lifted. Effective October 1, 2014, VIP’s Poker Room Licence has been reinstated by the Commission and VIP is entitled to offer approved poker …

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PLATINUM POKER CLUB (FORMERLY STARDUST POKER MANSION) VOLUNTARILY TERMINATES POKER ROOM LICENCE

(MOHAWK TERRITORY OF KAHNAWÀ:KE – August 4, 2014) – The Kahnawà:ke Gaming Commission (the “KGC”) recently received written notice from Platinum Poker Room (formerly known as “Stardust Poker Mansion”), requesting that its Poker Room Licence be voluntarily terminated. The KGC has granted this request and, accordingly, Platinum Poker Room (formerly known as “Stardust Poker Mansion”) …

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PLATINUM POKER CLUB (FORMERLY STARDUST POKER MANSION) VOLUNTARILY TERMINATES POKER ROOM LICENCE

(MOHAWK TERRITORY OF KAHNAWÀ:KE – August 4, 2014) – The Kahnawà:ke Gaming Commission (the “KGC”) recently received written notice from Platinum Poker Room (formerly known as “Stardust Poker Mansion”), requesting that its Poker Room Licence be voluntarily terminated. The KGC has granted this request and, accordingly, Platinum Poker Room (formerly known as “Stardust Poker Mansion”) …

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VIP POKER ROOM LICENCE SUSPENDED

(MOHAWK TERRITORY OF KAHNAWÀ:KE – June 12, 2014) – At its weekly meeting on June 11, 2014, the Commission decided to issue to VIP Poker Room (“VIP”), located at Plaza 138, a Notice of Immediate Suspension. The suspension of the VIP Poker Room Licence was effective on June 12, 2014. The Commission’s decision to suspend …

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KGC RESPONDS TO LOTO-QUÉBEC INTERVIEW

(MOHAWK TERRITORY OF KAHNAWÀ:KE – October 2, 2013) – The KGC today issued a letter to Gerard Bibeau, President and CEO of Loto-Québec, correcting a number of erroneous statements made by a representative of Loto-Québec in a recent radio interview. Given that many of these statements impugned Kahnawà:ke’sjurisdiction over gaming and the community generally, the …

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“FLUSH” ADDED TO LIST OF APPROVED GAMES

(MOHAWK TERRITORY OF KAHNAWÀ:KE – April 3, 2013) – This is to advise that, effective March 20, 2013, the Kahnawà:ke Gaming Commission has amended Schedule “A” of its Regulations concerning Poker Rooms to add Flush (also known as “Teen Pathi” or “Three Card Brag”) as an Approved Game for all Poker Rooms that are licensed …

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MAXIMUM NUMBER OF POKER TABLES INCREASED

(MOHAWK TERRITORY OF KAHNAWÀ:KE – December 7, 2012) – As a result of a request received from an existing Poker Room Licence holder, and after a comprehensive consultation process that included community members, interested parties, the Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke, the Kahnawà:ke Peacekeepers and Community Protection, the Commission has resolved to amend its Regulations concerning …