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The one regret is what I did not say. I did not express a concrete opinion on the Phil Ivey edge sorting cases. Just for the record, my opinion is that edge sorting is an advantage play. It is not cheating. Advantage players should be paid. Cheaters should be put in jail.

Received his Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of Arizona in 1983. Eliot has been a Professor of both Mathematics and Computer Science. Eliot retired from academia in 2009. Eliot Jacobson