Here Come the Online Jackboots: FBI Shuts Down Online Poker
And I highly doubt I'll ever see the money in my Full Tilt Poker account again.
The bigger point: if you make enough laws, you can arrest anybody. Anybody becomes a criminal, even those engaging in peaceful, voluntary exchange. While the American government wages war around the world and our Federal Reserves sends billions to overseas bankers and trophy wives, the FBI is concerned that I might check-raise some Lithuanian kid with 37o.
Here is the story.
David in Qatar