To: President Donald Trump

President Obama stop persecuting online card players

Stop Atty Gen Holder from indicting operators of online poker sites to try to shut them down and seizing player money.

Why is this important?

The atty general is waisting millions of taxpayer dollers to harass online poker players who play with small amounts of their own money in the privacy of their own homes.This petition would ask the President to order the justice department to treat the UIGEA (unlawful internet gambling enforcement act) the same as the DOMA (defence of marriage act),a law that is unconstitutional because it violates personal freedom.

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Reasons for signing

  • Isn't America is the land of the free or was I raised to believe a lie? Shouldn't we be allowed to make our own decisions as long as we do not cause bodily harm to ourselves or another human being? This is going to far ... our government needs to focus on issues which a far more serious than a few people playing a game on their personal computers in the privacy of their own homes!
  • Poker is a game of skill and is lumped in with luck games because they share the same term "bet". When you invest in stocks is that not a risk?? Can't you lose all your money doing this?? So why is it that making calculated risks in the stock market differnet than making a calculated 3 bet on the button on the money bubble?? No matter what activity you do with your money there is always a risk. The government shouldnt be the ones to tell you that you need to be responsible with your m...
  • Online poker is a billion dollar industry. The US Government may one day see this profit only if they stop harassing us poker players and the site operators. MAKE ONLINE POKER LEGAL AND REGULATE IT FOR THE SAFETY OF ALL!!!