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Ballys Shareholders reject casino smoking Ban proposal

Bally’s Shareholders Reject Casino Smoking Ban Proposal

Shareholders Vote Against Study Bally’s shareholders recently voted against a proposal to study a smoking ban in their casinos. The proposal aimed to explore how a smoking ban could affect the business.…
May 22, 2024 Law and Regulation
North California womans accidental ticket wins

North Carolina Woman’s Accidental Ticket Wins $736,874

Cynthia Harris from Cary, NC, won a $736,874 lottery prize by mistake. She meant to buy a ticket for another game but ended up with one for the Carolina Cash 5 drawing…
May 17, 2024 Business
2024 Kentucky Derby Sets $288M Betting Record

2024 Kentucky Derby Sets $288M Betting Record

The 2024 Kentucky Derby, held at Churchill Downs, marked an unprecedented event in horse racing history, achieving new highs in wagering volumes. The total bets across all races during the Derby Day…
May 07, 2024 Business
Early Odds Set for Jake Paul vs. Mike Tyson Match

Early Odds Set for Jake Paul vs. Mike Tyson Match

The sports world is buzzing with anticipation as Jake Paul is set to face off against boxing legend Mike Tyson. This notable event is scheduled for July 20 and will be held…
May 02, 2024 Business
South Africa Proposes Legislation to Regulate Internet Gambling

South Africa Proposes Legislation to Regulate Internet Gambling

In South Africa, the Democratic Alliance (DA) has recently introduced a bill (B11-2024) aimed at regulating online gambling. This move seeks to update the outdated provisions of the National Gambling Act, specifically…
Apr 23, 2024 Law and Regulation

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Ballys Shareholders reject casino smoking Ban proposal

Bally’s Shareholders Reject Casino Smoking Ban Proposal

Shareholders Vote Against Study Bally’s shareholders recently voted against a proposal to study a smoking ban in their casinos. The proposal aimed to explore how a smoking ban could affect the business.…
May 22, 2024 Law and Regulation
South Africa Proposes Legislation to Regulate Internet Gambling

South Africa Proposes Legislation to Regulate Internet Gambling

In South Africa, the Democratic Alliance (DA) has recently introduced a bill (B11-2024) aimed at regulating online gambling. This move seeks to update the outdated provisions of the National Gambling Act, specifically…
Apr 23, 2024 Law and Regulation
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New Jersey Starts Year-Long Gambling Help Campaign

New Jersey is stepping up to tackle the issue of problem gambling with a new campaign that's going to last a whole year. The man in charge, Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin,…
Mar 26, 2024 Law and Regulation
Las Vegas Casino Faces Lawsuit After Roulette Ball Accidentally Hits Player in the Eye

Las Vegas Casino Sued Over Roulette Ball Hitting Player

A Las Vegas resident, Dalease Brown, has filed a lawsuit against the Gold Coast casino hotel, seeking $15,000 in damages. Brown alleges that she was injured when a roulette ball struck her…
Oct 04, 2023 Law and Regulation

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Casino Tragedy in New Brunswick Escalates to Legal Struggle

Casino Tragedy in New Brunswick Escalates to Legal Battle

In a shocking incident that has rippled through the community of Moncton, Rodney Frenette, the food and beverages manager at Casino New Brunswick, lost his life following an altercation on March 4,…
Apr 08, 2024 Crime
Poker Player Jon Letzkus Linked to Las Vegas Strip Shooting

Poker Player Jon Letzkus Linked to Las Vegas Strip Shooting

A recent tumultuous event near the Las Vegas Strip has led Jon Roger Letzkus, aged 45, to contend with a total of 73 charges, sourced from local news outlets. These charges encompass…
Jan 03, 2024 Crime
Ndrangheta Maxi-Trial: 200 Convicted in Italian Mafia Case

Ndrangheta Maxi-Trial: 200 Convicted in Italian Mafia Case

A significant chapter concluded with the 'Ndrangheta trial, a three-year legal spectacle culminating in sentences for various crimes like Mafia association, extortion, drug trafficking, and even murder. Among the accused, 42 women…
Nov 22, 2023 Crime
Hong Kong Detains 335 in Crackdown on Triad Gambling

Hong Kong Detains 335 in Crackdown on Triad Gambling

In a decisive move against the surge of illicit gambling activities linked to organized crime, Hong Kong authorities have undertaken a strategic campaign, orchestrating a series of targeted raids on operations associated…
Nov 14, 2023 Crime

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North California womans accidental ticket wins

North Carolina Woman’s Accidental Ticket Wins $736,874

Cynthia Harris from Cary, NC, won a $736,874 lottery prize by mistake. She meant to buy a ticket for another game but ended up with one for the Carolina Cash 5 drawing…
May 17, 2024 Business
2024 Kentucky Derby Sets $288M Betting Record

2024 Kentucky Derby Sets $288M Betting Record

The 2024 Kentucky Derby, held at Churchill Downs, marked an unprecedented event in horse racing history, achieving new highs in wagering volumes. The total bets across all races during the Derby Day…
May 07, 2024 Business
Early Odds Set for Jake Paul vs. Mike Tyson Match

Early Odds Set for Jake Paul vs. Mike Tyson Match

The sports world is buzzing with anticipation as Jake Paul is set to face off against boxing legend Mike Tyson. This notable event is scheduled for July 20 and will be held…
May 02, 2024 Business
Historic Reno Property Sold by Jacobs Entertainment for $1

Historic Reno Property Sold by Jacobs Entertainment for $1

In a surprising turn of events, Jacobs Entertainment has agreed to sell Reno's oldest residential building, known as the Borland-Clifford House, for just one dollar. The house, a significant piece of Reno's…
Apr 18, 2024 Business

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Credit Suisse Caught in Singapore's Money Laundering Scandal Linked to Gambling Activities

Credit Suisse Tied to Singapore Gambling Money Laundering

Amid Singapore's money laundering scandal intertwined with the world of gambling, Credit Suisse finds itself deeply embroiled. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is now poised to launch a probing inquiry into…
Oct 20, 2023 Scandals
MGM Resorts Sued for Millions in Losses Over Suspected Drink Spiking

MGM Resorts Sued for Millions in Losses Over Suspected Drink Spiking

In the world of casino gambling, indulging in a cocktail or two is nothing out of the ordinary. However, a recent lawsuit has shaken the industry's high-roller circuit, as a California real…
Oct 19, 2023 Scandals
Suspected Syndicate Member Admits Card Recording in Marina Bay Sands Case

Suspected Syndicate Member Admits Card Recording in Marina Bay Sands Case

In a Singapore courtroom, Tan Kian Yi, a 35-year-old Malaysian citizen, confessed to his involvement in a cheating syndicate that duped Marina Bay Sands out of an astounding S$433,730 (equivalent to US$315,000).…
Oct 06, 2023 Scandals
Poker Enthusiast Masterfully Bluffs Illness to Secure WSOP Entry

Poker Enthusiast Masterfully Bluffs Illness to Secure WSOP Entry

In a shocking revelation, a resident of Vallejo, California, has confessed to fabricating a terminal colon cancer diagnosis to secure the $10,000 buy-in for the World Series of Poker Main Event. Rob…
Sep 22, 2023 Scandals

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Las Vegas Culinary Union Plans Protests at Caesars, MGM Casinos Next Week

Las Vegas Culinary Union Plans Protests at Caesars, MGM Casinos Next Week

In a potentially disruptive move, Culinary Local 226, a union representing 53,000 hospitality workers in Las Vegas, is edging closer to the brink of a significant strike. On Monday, the union mobilized…
Oct 10, 2023 Tech and Innovation
Card Debt Challenges and Mobile Payment Adoption in Casinos

Card Debt Challenges and Mobile Payment Adoption in Casinos

As credit card debt in America reaches unprecedented levels, the financial stability of individuals is being significantly impacted. The rising cost of living and the necessity to rely on credit cards for…
Jun 23, 2023 Tech and Innovation
Quebec Casino Workers on Strike During Grand Prix

Quebec Casino Workers on Strike During Grand Prix

The casino workers of four Quebec casinos have ultimately decided on going on strike during the Grand Prix. CSN, the union representing them, agrees with their decision and is behind them all…
Jun 20, 2023 Tech and Innovation
Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Gets Sportsbook

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Gets Sportsbook

When someone mentions the world of casinos in the States most people think of Vegas. But there are other places in the States where you can find online casinos. Milwaukee happens to…
Apr 04, 2023 Tech and Innovation