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Casino Mogul Steve Wynn Awarded $20 Million in Slander Suit Against Joe Francis

Casino Mogul Steve Wynn Awarded $20 Million in Slander Suit Against Joe Francis
A jury has awarded casino magnate Steve Wynn $20 million in his slander suit against porn purveyor Joe Francis.
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Poker Room at Gulfstream Casino Now Open Following Fish Tank Fiasco

Poker Room at Gulfstream Casino Now Open Following Fish Tank Fiasco
The poker room at Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino in South Florida has finally reopened after a ruptured 13,000 gallon fish tank caused extensive damage to the facilities last Sunday.
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Sheldon Adelson, Las Vegas Sands Select Madrid for ‘EuroVegas’ Casino

Sheldon Adelson, Las Vegas Sands Select Madrid for ‘EuroVegas’ Casino
The decision by Las Vegas Sands to choose Madrid for a big "EuroVegas" casino project was welcomed by city officials Saturday....
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New Jersey Says Professional Leagues do Not Have Standing in Sports Betting Suit

New Jersey Says Professional Leagues do Not Have Standing in Sports Betting Suit
A court filing claims sports gambling is so widespread already that New Jersey’s plans to implement it won’t cause any harm to college and pro sports leagues.
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Steve Wynn Seeking $12 Million in Slander Case Against Porn Purveyor Joe Francis

Steve Wynn Seeking $12 Million in Slander Case Against Porn Purveyor Joe Francis
Steve Wynn's attorney says jurors should consider awarding the casino mogul $12 million in his slander trial against "Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis.
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Somach to Appear on Wallin Radio Show to Discuss Betting College and Pro Football

Somach to Appear on Wallin Radio Show to Discuss Betting College and Pro Footbal
Gambling911.com reporter Tom Somach will be a guest on Saturday, September 8, 2012, on "Morning Brew," one of the most popular radio shows in the Los Angeles market.
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Bally Technologies Licenses NASCAR Slot Machine

Bally Technologies Licenses NASCAR Slot Machine
Players, start your engines! Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) has licensed NASCAR, one of the most sought-after brands in the gaming industry.
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Quincy Jones Denies Steve Wynn Threatened Porn Purveyor Joe Francis Life in Slander Trial

Music Mogul Quincy Jones Denies Steve Wynn Threatened Joe Francis Life
Music producer Quincy Jones denied ever telling “Girls Gone Wild” porn purveyor Joe Francis that casino mogul Steve Wynn wanted to "bury him in the desert.”
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Gambler Who Bet on College Football 34.5 Point Underdog Wins $120k

Gambler Who Bet on College Football 34.5 Point Underdog Wins $120k
A sports bettor managed to take full advantage of one of College Football’s biggest upsets in 32 years this past weekend.
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Terror in Costa Rica as More Earthquake Videos Surface (Video)

Terror in Costa Rica as More Earthquake Videos Surface (Video)
San Jose, Costa Rica, is, and has been for over 15 years, the epicenter of online gambling.
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Floyd Mayweather Bets $200k Cowboys Second Half: Shoots Down Michigan Rumors

Floyd Mayweather Bets $200k Cowboys Second Half:  Shoots Down Michigan Rumors
Floyd Mayweather has finally revealed that he never bet $3 million on the Michigan Wolverines to cover against Alabama this past weekend.
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Bookie Pleads Guilty in Philadelphia Mob Case That Will Delve Into City’s Violent Past

Bookie Pleads Guilty in Philadelphia Mob Case
A sports bookie has pleaded guilty to racketeering charges a month before eight co-defendants go on trial in a mob case.
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Outdoor Gambling in Atlantic City as Golden Nugget Offers First Exterior Casino

Outdoor Gambling in Atlantic City as Golden Nugget Offers First Exterior Casino
The Golden Nugget Atlantic City becomes the first casino in New Jersey to offer outdoor gambling.
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Costa Rica Earthquake Causes Significant Damage: Online Gambling Businesses Fine

Costa Rica Earthquake Causes Significant Damage:  Online Gambling Businesses Fin
The hub for several dozen online gambling businesses, San Jose, Costa Rica, was spared any significant damage from Wednesday’s 7.6 magnitude earthquake just 100 miles to the west.
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Malta-Based Online Gambling Company Head Jailed 14 Months

Malta-Based Online Gambling Company Head Jailed 14 Months
Dimitrios Drosos, 45, director of betting company Gold Victory Ltd, has been jailed for 14 months after being convicted of defrauding several people of a total of €500,000.
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7.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Online Gambling Hub of San Jose, Costa Rica

7.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Online Gambling Hub of San Jose, Costa Rica
A 7.9 magnitude earthquake has hit the online gambling hub of San Jose, Costa Rica, one of the worst quakes in some time.
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Burst Fish Tank Destroys Gulfstream Park Casino: Called ‘Catastrophic Failure’

Burst Fish Tank Destroys Gulfstream Park Casino:  Called ‘Catastrophic Failure’
The damage caused by a burst fish tank at South Florida’s famed Gulfstream Park Casino appears to be akin to that of a massive flood sweeping through two floors of this sprawling establishment.
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GOP Platform on Internet Gambling May Have Been Influenced by Sheldon Adelson

GOP Platform on Internet Gambling May Have Been Influenced by Sheldon Adelson
GOP political donor extraordinaire Sheldon Adelson may have had a degree of influence as it relates online poker prohibition as part of new Republican platform. 
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Forbes: Is Zynga’s New 888 Hire a Means to ‘Exploit’ Gambling or Consumers

Forbes:  Is Zynga’s New 888 Hire a Means to ‘Exploit’ Gambling or Consumers
Inquiring minds want to know, or at least Forbes.com Financial columnist Louis Bedigian:  Will Zynga's New Hire Exploit Gambling or Consumers?
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Mobster James ‘Whitey’ Bulger Attorneys to Update Judge Ahead of Trial

Mobster James ‘Whitey’ Bulger Attorneys to Update Judge Ahead of Trial
Federal prosecutors and lawyers for mobster James ‘‘Whitey’’ Bulger are due in court this week to update a judge on the exchange of evidence in the case.
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Circumstances Surrounding Tank Explosion at Gulfstream Park Casino Remain Fishy

Circumstances Surrounding Tank Explosion at Gulfstream Park Casino Remain Fishy
The Sunday morning explosion of a 13,000-gallon saltwater aquarium at the popular South Florida Gulfstream Park casino remained a mystery Tuesday.
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David Gzesh Confirms Sale of Seized Online Gambling Domains

David Gzesh Confirms Sale of Seized Online Gambling Domains
Michael H. Berkens of TheDomains.com has confirmed that attorney David Gzesh purchased and put up for sale online gambling domain names previously seized by US authorities.
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Massive Israeli Gambling Ring Busted: Arabian Race Horses Confiscated

Massive Israeli Gambling Ring Busted:  Arabian Race Horses Confiscated
Law enforcement in Northern Israel announced a major gambling bust on Monday.
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Burst Fish Tank Shuts Down Gulfstream Racing and Casino Park Gambling for Days

Burst Fish Tank Shuts Down Gulfstream Racing and Casino Park Gambling for Days
A burst fish tank has resulted in the shutdown of all gambling operations at Gulfstream Racing and Casino Park in South Florida.
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Macau Says August Gambling Revenue Second Highest on Record

Macau Says August Gambling Revenue Second Highest on Record
Gambling revenue in Macau grew 5.5 percent year-on-year in August, government data showed on Monday.
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