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New York State Legislature Finally Puts Fantasy Sports in its Rightful Place: Illegal Gambling

Editorial - The cat is finally out of the bag and is being called what it is; a cat.

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Patchwork of Laws Poses Legal Quicksand for DraftKings, Other DFS Sites

Patchwork of Laws Poses Legal Quicksand for DraftKings, Other DFS Sites

The New York attorney general's decision that daily fantasy sports betting sites FanDuel and DraftKings are illegal gambling operations in his state is a blow to the companies, but the multibillion-dollar industry could have more legal headaches yet to come.

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Online Casino Operators Await Extradition From Israel: Behind ‘Biggest’ Hacking

Online Casino Operators Await Extradition From Israel: Behind ‘Biggest’ Hacking

Online casino operators - Gery Shalon and Ziv Orenstein – await extradition following news of further charges in a hacking scheme that affected both JP Morgan and the Dow Jones Industrial.

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DraftKings, FanDuel Ordered to Shut Down

New York's attorney general on Tuesday ordered the daily fantasy sports companies DraftKings and FanDuel to stop accepting bets in the state, saying their operations amount to illegal gambling.

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American Gaming Association and FBI Team Up to Help Catch Some Bad Guys

American Gaming Association and FBI Team Up to Help Catch Some Bad Guys

The American Gaming Association, high off its chest pumping move to have powerhouse Daily Fantasy Sports companies kicked out of Nevada, has announced a joint collaboration with the FBI to go after illegal gambling operators.

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Online Gambling Operators Face New Charges in JPMorgan Chase, Dow Jones Hack

Four individuals face new allegations that they were tied to theft of customer data through hackings at JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Dow Jones & Co.  

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New Director of eBusiness Appointed on Isle of Man

New Director of eBusiness Appointed on Isle of Man

Jonathan Mills has been appointed the Isle of Man’s new Director of e-Business with immediate effect. He has over 30 years of experience within e-Business and is already familiar with the Isle of Man.

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‘Shrimp Boy’ at Center of Mob Gambling Ring Say Prosecutors

‘Shrimp Boy’ at Center of Mob Gambling Ring Say Prosecutors

The trial of Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow,55, in a racketeering and murder-for-hire case began in San Francisco Monday. 

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Pay Per Head Bookie Guide: How to Grow Your Player List with Live Wagering

Pay Per Head Bookie Guide: How to Grow Your Player List with Live Wagering

Offering live wagering will allow you to grow your current pay per head player list. Find out how with these three easy steps.

 

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Restore Americas Wire Act Gets Another Hearing for December

Restore Americas Wire Act Gets Another Hearing for December

Gambling magnate Sheldon Adelson’s pet project, Restore Americas Wire Act or RAWA, will receive a second hearing in December.

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Bookies Fare Well for Week 9 NFL But Miss With Patriots Cover

Bookies Fare Well for Week 9 NFL But Miss With Patriots Cover

Bookies made out well in Week 9 of the NFL despite a New England cover with 75 percent of the backing.

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Bookie Beat Down: LSU is the Killer Play Today

Bookie Beat Down: LSU is the Killer Play Today

Bookies across the U.S. will be holding their breath, crossing their fingers, perhaps even smashing their television sets when all is said and done.  They will be rooting for the Alabama Crimson Tide.

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Premier Pay Per Head’s Live Betting for Every Game, Every Day

Premier Pay Per Head’s Live Betting for Every Game, Every Day

Variety is truly the spice of life and this statement has never been more true when it comes to betting on sports.

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New Jersey Resorts Casino Online Scratch Cards and a Chance to Win $2 Million

New Jersey Resorts Casino Online Scratch Cards and a Chance to Win $2 Million

Get three scratch cards daily from the New Jersey Resorts Casino online and qualify to win $2 million from Atlantic City’s oldest casino.  

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Premier Price Per Head Makes it Easy to Pay for Our Services

r Price Per Head Makes it Easy to Pay for Our Services

Running a sports bookmaking company as an independent agent can be a very lucrative business venture as long as you have the right Pay Per Head service in your corner.

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‘Secret Wife’ of Saudi King Gets $23M Payout Despite Gambling Debts

A British judge on Tuesday ordered a huge financial payout for a woman who claims she was the “secret wife” of the late King Fahd of Saudi Arabia.

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eSports Gambling Industry Launches Preemptive Strike in Wake of Regulatory Fears

eSports Gambling Industry Launches Preemptive Strike in Wake of Regulatory Fears

eSports gambling site Unikrn has developed a “Code of Compliance” as it relates to preventing match fixing and cheating.

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5 Ways your current per head site is costing you money

5 Ways your current per head site is costing you money

When using or looking for a per head site it is very important to ask questions about 5 main areas in their business model. 

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Brutal Details of New York Mafia Life Recalled in 'Goodfellas' Heist Trial

Brutal Details of New York Mafia Life Recalled in 'Goodfellas' Heist Trial

It is one of the most lurid mob trials ever.  The man behind the notorious 1978 Lufthansa heist, Vincent Asaro, is on trial on charges he helped plan the brazen robbery.  The incident would later be turned into a blockbuster film “Goodfellas”. 

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eSports to Morph Into Over $1.9 Billion Industry by 2018

eSports to Morph Into Over $1.9 Billion Industry by 2018

The research firm SuperData Research this week released its forecasts for the explosive growth of eSports in the U.S., with growth expected to reach over $1.9 billion by 2018.

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Harry Reid: Daily Fantasy Sports Can’t Police Itself

Nevada Sen. Harry Reid is calling daily fantasy sports sites "unregulated, illegal gambling" and says in a statement that self-regulation the industry desires won't be enough.

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NFL Players File Class Action Case Against DFS Site FanDuel

NFL Players File Class Action Case Against DFS Site FanDuel

Washington Redskins player Pierre Garcon is leading a class action lawsuit for the NFL players against leading Daily Fantasy Sports website FanDuel. 

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Bookies Worst Nightmare: Cardinals, Seahawks, Packers

Bookies Worst Nightmare: Cardinals, Seahawks, Packers

Earlier NFL games feature action that is mostly balanced with one notable exception.

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Unsolved Mysteries of Gambling Part 5: Where in the World is WSEX’s Jay Cohen?

Unsolved Mysteries of Gambling Part 5: Where in the World is WSEX’s Jay Cohen?

Where is Jay Cohen?  Internet sports betting's biggest bandit has seemingly disappeared off the face of the earth, ever since the online sportsbook he co-founded, World Sports Exchange, went belly up in 2013.....

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72-Year-Old Bookie Heading to Prison, Admits ‘Enforcer’ Role

72-Year-Old Bookie Heading to Prison, Admits ‘Enforcer’ Role

A 72-year-old Cheektowaga, New York man has confessed to threating a local gambler with physical violence if he didn’t make good on a debt.

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