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SBOBet.com Center of Paul Phua World Cup Betting Probe: Not Guilty Pleas Entered

SBOBet.com Front and Center of Paul Phua World Cup Betting Probe
Poker pro Paul Phua and his son Darren appeared in federal court on Tuesday to answer to charges they ran an illegal gambling business out of the $25k a night Caesars Palace villas via SBOBet.com

Why I like Microgaming above all other developers

Why I like Microgaming above all other developers
Microgaming is almost like a legendary company in the world of online casinos. First it was an operator - it has launched the first fully functional real money online casino back in 1994 - and then it has abandoned its online casinos, and turned to developing software for other online casinos. 

Congressman Chaka Fattah Son Indicted for Bank Fraud, Used Funds for Gambling

Congressman Chaka Fattah Son Indicted for Bank Fraud, Used Funds for Gambling
The son of Philadelphia congressman Chaka Fattah has been indicted and charged with bank fraud, tax evasion and misspending federal education funds.

Denver Bookies and BarBets App Now Available at Local Sports Bars

Denver Bookies and BarBets App Now Available at Local Sports Bars
If you are a bookie in the Denver area, you’ll want to check out Breckenridge Brewery, Sports Column, Jackson's and Stoney's Bar and Grill. 

Macau Casino Workers Want Bigger Piece of the Pie

Macau Casino Workers Want Bigger Piece of the Pie
Disgruntled casino workers are becoming a costly thorn in Macau's side.  As the Chinese territory races to build eight new resorts in the next three years, labour strains look set to intensify

New Jersey Residents May Not Want Casinos Outside of Atlantic City

New Jersey Residents May Not Want Casinos Outside of Atlantic City
A new poll found that half of New Jersey residents oppose opening casinos outside Atlantic City.

Convicted Mobster Hobbles With Cane but Caught on Video in Physical Altercation

Convicted Mobster Hobbles With Cane but Caught on Video in Physical Altercation
Mobster Richard Riccardi has complained of excruciating pain from a hip tumor, requiring the use of a cane....but not so fast...

Canadian Police Refuse to Identify Paddy Power Hacker: 649,000 Accounts Breached

Canadian Police Refuse to Identify Paddy Power Hacker: 649,000 Accounts Breached
Ontario authorities this week stated they will not be releasing the name of an individual said to have hacked some 649,000 customer accounts at Paddy Power, the UK’s third largest bookmaker.

‘FIFA Makes Me Sick and Blatter Runs it Like a Dictator’ Claims Sports Broadcaster

‘FIFA Makes Me Sick and Blatter Runs it Like a Dictator’ Claims Sports Broadcast
Winston Lineker has blasted FIFA saying that the organization “makes me sick and (Sepp) Blatter runs it like a dictator”.  He also wants to see a curb on gambling sponsorship deals in sport.

Rhode Island, Providence Bookies Going Down in Latest Shakedown

Rhode Island, Providence Bookies Going Down in Latest Shakedown
Rhode Island is the latest state that is proving to be inhospitable to bookies.  On Friday, August 1, it was announced that a state grand jury had returned indictments in connection to an alleged sports betting ring

Bookies in Northern California: San Francisco, Sacramento, Oakland, Modesto

Bookies in Northern California: San Francisco, Sacramento, Oakland, Modesto
Bookies in Northern California, just like their counterparts in the southern part of the state previously profiled here at Gambling911.com, have access to some of the wealthiest folks on the planet. 

How Does a Price Per Head Business Work?

How Does a Price Per Head Business Work?
A Price Per Head or PPH business is one that manages an individual’s bookmaking business for them and charges a set price per customer.

Borgata Posts Quarterly Loss for Online Poker in New Jersey

Borgata Posts Quarterly Loss for Online Poker in New Jersey
The Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, partnered with bwin.party, has posted a quarterly operating loss of $1.8 million for the period of June 30.

Ireland Government Blasts Paddy Power Failure to Expose Breach

Ireland Government Blasts Paddy Power for Exposing Customers to Breach
Government officials in Ireland have slammed that country’s largest bookmaker for failing to alert the public regarding a massive data breach that occurred in October 2010. 

‘Do Nothing Congress’ Wants to Try to Do Something: Ban Online Gambling Via Holder

‘Do Nothing Congress’ Wants to Try to Do Something: Ban Online Gambling Via Hold
A handful of US Senators wrote a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder asking for his support of their bill to reinstate a federal ban on Internet gambling.

Christie Signs Law for Gamblers to Ban Themselves: Like Getting a Vasectomy

Christie Signs Law for Gamblers to Ban Themselves: Like Getting a Vasectomy
On Thursday, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed into law a measure that permits residents to ban themselves from playing at any of the state’s casinos or licensed online gambling websites.

Paddy Power Suffers Massive Data Breach: More Than 649,000 Customers Compromised

More than 649,000 customers of the UK’s third largest bookmaker, Paddy Power, have had their personal information stolen, it was revealed on Thursday.

Five Arrested for Brazen Atlantic City Casino Robbery: Former Guard Among Them

Five Arrested for Brazen Atlantic City Casino Robbery: Former Guard Among Them
Authorities say a former security officer and four other people stole more than $180,000 from security workers during an armed robbery at an Atlantic City casino earlier this month.

Global Gaming Expo 2014 to Feature Sheldon Adelson, Steve Wynn

Global Gaming Expo 2014 to Feature Sheldon Adelson, Steve Wynn
The Global Gaming Expo 2014 to be held in Las Vegas Tuesday September 30 thru October 2 will feature the likes of casino giants Sheldon Adelson, Steve Wynn and Jim Murren.

‘Hoffa’ Producer Joe Isgro Linked to Mob-Run Gambling Ring: Pleads Not Guilty

‘Hoffa’ Producer Joe Isgro Linked to Mob-Run Gambling Ring
The roller-coaster life of Joe Isgro is taking another plunge, with new charges that he helped run a mob-linked gambling operation.

BetEagle.com Principal Owner Admits to Conspiring With Genovese Crime Family

BetEagle.com Principal Owner Admits to Conspiring With Genovese Crime Family
Two New Jersey men, including one who ran an illegal sports betting website, have admitted to conspiring with the Genovese organized crime family.

Sentencing of Greenville Man Highlights South Carolina Zero Tolerance of Bookies, Gambling

Sentencing of Greenville Man Highlights South Carolina Zero Tolerance of Bookies
The sentencing of a Greenville, South Carolina man this week charged with illegal gambling highlights that state’s policy towards eradicating the activity whether it be in the form of bookmaking...

Pinnacle Sports Alleged Owner Stanley Tomchin Pleads Guilty to Minor Charge

Pinnacle Sports Alleged Owner Stanley Tomchin Pleads Guilty to Minor Charge
This morning the criminal prosecution of Stanley Tomchin – featuring an indictment charging Mr. Tomchin with 56 separate felonies – ended quietly with an agreed upon plea to a minor offense

John McCain Introduces Legislation to Block Arizona Casino Project

John McCain Introduces Legislation to Block Arizona Casino Project
Arizona's two U.S. senators are proposing legislation to block construction of a Phoenix-area casino planned by a southern Arizona tribe.

Southern California Bookies: Los Angeles, San Diego

Southern California Bookies: Los Angeles, San Diego
Southern California bookies can stand to make some serious coin thanks to the wealthy clientele that place wagers in this region from San Diego up to Los Angeles and the cities in between.
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