The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has authorized Amaya to operate the PokerStars and Full Tilt brands in New Jersey.
Waiting in the wings (to join Nevada, New Jersey, and Delaware): Pennsylvania, California, New York, Texas, Colorado, Hawaii, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Illinois, Michigan, Kentucky, Oregon, Wisconsin and Connecticut looking to go-all in.
Many American players are already on Bovada Poker, CarbonPoker and AmericasCardroom.net, which accept U.S. players (who are not in Nevada or New Jersey) and process deposits and withdrawals promptly, efficiently and with excellent (mostly 24/7) customer service. PurePlay Poker offers play-$$$ with a chance to win real-prizes.
*Must be 21 or over and physically located in the state of Nevada, New Jersey or Delaware to play. *confirmed by cellphone geo-location**