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New Jersey Attorney General Denies Access to Online Gambling Affiliates

Online gambling affiliates, some of whom had already obtained their vendor licenses in the state of New Jersey, were dealt a serious blow by that state’s Attorney General last week. 

Illinois Legislators Push for Gambling Expansion Once Again

Illinois Legislators Push for Gambling Expansion Once Again
An Illinois lawmaker says the clock is ticking on a gambling expansion measure that could boost revenue for the state.

Internet Gambling Included in Pennsylvania State Budget

Internet Gambling Included in Pennsylvania State Budget
Lawmakers have made Internet gambling part of the Pennsylvania year’s state budget though few believe any measures would be signed into law in 2014.

Ex-NFL Player Charged With Illegal Gambling Busted Twice in One Week With Drugs

Ex-NFL Player Charged With Illegal Gambling Busted Twice in One Week With Drugs
Former NFL player Rache Caldwell has been arrested for trying to sell the drug Molly.  Police had been monitoring Caldwell’s movements following his arrest just days prior for attempting to sell Ecstasy.

Bwin.Party Board Shakeup Begins as Bodner Exits: Shares Plummet 4 Percent

Bwin.Party Board Shakeup Begins as Bodner Exits: Shares Plummet 4 Percent
Non-executive directors of Bwin.party Manfred Bodner and Helmut Kern will step down at the conclusion of the forthcoming annual general meeting on Thursday of next week, thus signalling a shakup.

75 Percent of Visa Credit Cards Not Working for NJ Online Gambling Sites

75 Percent of Visa Credit Cards Not Working for NJ Online Gambling Sites
New Jersey online gambling companies are seeing around a 75% decline in credit cards, according to Matthew Katz of CEO of CAMS.

Buck & Butler Debut New Online Casino

Buck & Butler Debut New Online Casino
Buck & Butler’s grand ambition is to be the industry’s most unique and innovative casino, and the people behind the new casino take pride in working hard every day ....

Lindsey Graham Confronted Over Online Gambling Bill, Adelson Donations

Lindsey Graham Confronted Over Online Gambling Bill, Adelson Donations
What happens when you take one of the wealthiest men in the world and make him one of the biggest backers of a political party?

Crime Gangs Laundering $140 Billion a Year Through Sports Betting Sites

Crime Gangs Laundering $140 Billion a Year Through Sports Betting Sites
Criminals are using betting on sports events to launder $140 billion each year, a report said on Thursday, exposing a lack of effective regulation that allows match-fixing to spread.

New Jersey Internet Gambling Sees Decline in April

New Jersey Internet Gambling Sees Decline in April
New Jersey's fledgling Internet gambling industry saw its first monthly decline, falling slightly to $11.4 million in April.

Michael Sam Boyfriend Dated Gay Porn Star: League “In Bed With Mobsters”

Michael Sam Boyfriend Dated Gay Porn Star: League “In Bed With Mobsters”
As if having a boyfriend whose family allegedly had mob ties were not enough, now there are reports that Michael Sam’s beau was once intimately involved with a gay porn star named Austin Wilde. 

Attorney General Hopeful Gives Up Stake in Online Gambling Firm

Attorney General Hopeful Gives Up Stake in Online Gambling Firm
Massachusetts Attorney general hopeful Warren Tolman confirmed Sunday he has severed all financial ties with an online gaming company.

Man Who Beheaded Exotic Bird at Flamingo Casino in Las Vegas Gets Probation

Law School Graduate Who Beheaded Exotic Bird at Flamingo Casino in Las Vegas
A University of California, Berkley law school graduate has been sentenced to probation after beheading an exotic bird at a Las Vegas casino in 2012.

Paddy Power CEO to Step Down Amidst Two Worst Weekends Ever in Football

Paddy Power CEO to Step Down Amidst Two Worst Weekends Ever in Football
Paddy Power, the United Kingdom’s third largest bookmaker, suffered two of its worst weekends in football on record this year.

URINE-SANE!!! Paddy Power Handing Out Pure Urine Samples to Giro d' Italia Riders

URINE-SANE!!! Paddy Power Handing Out Pure Urine Samples to Giro d' Italia Rider
The king of online gambling marketing, Paddy Power, has announced they will be handing out clean urine samples to riders during the final stage of Giro d' Italia in Ireland.

Michael Sam’s Boyfriend From Mob Family: Grandfather Stuffed Bodies in Sewers

Michael Sam’s Boyfriend From Mob Family: Grandfather Fed the Dead to Sewer Rats
Vito Cammisano dad served prison time, grandfather allegedly stuffed dead bodies in sewer to be eaten by rats.

Casino High Roller Being Sued Over $14.1 Million Debt

Casino High Roller Being Sued Over $14.1 Million Debt
Melbourne’s Crown Casino is suing a gambler over $14.1 million they lent out to finance his gambling spree that reportedly left it nearly $8 million in the red.

Caesars Could Close All Four of Its Atlantic City Properties: Harrah’s, Bally’s

Caesars Could Close All Four of Its Atlantic City Properties: Harrah’s, Bally’s
In a conference call last week, Caesar’s Entertainment Corp. CEO Gary Loveman said his firm could not rule out closing some or all four of its Atlantic City casino properties as a means to cut costs.

Two Billionaires Place Bets on Japan Casino Sector

Two Billionaires Place Bets on Japan Casino Sector
Two US billionaires are betting on rival cities, Tokyo and Osaka, to be the first in Japan to open casino resorts - once the government gives the go-ahead to legalize gambling.

Australian Casino Magnate James Packer Receives A$500 Fine for Brawl

Australian Casino Magnate James Packer Receives A$500 Fine for Brawl
Crown Resorts Ltd. Chairman James Packer has been fined A$500 for a May 4 street brawl near Sydney’s Bondi Beach. 

NRL Investigating Top Official Over Ryan Tandy Gambling Scandal

NRL Investigating Top Official Over Ryan Tandy Gambling Scandal
The NRL is reportedly investigating allegations its head of football, Todd Greenberg, had knowledge of front-rower Ryan Tandy's gambling on rugby league games while he was chief executive of Canterbury

Bookmaker Stan James Could be Charged With Crime Over Defacing of Heritage Site

Bookmaker Stan James Could be Charged With Crime Over Defacing of Heritage Site
The popular British bookmaker Stan James was reported to authorities for stenciled graffiti advertising the betting firm was found on the Roman walls of Chester, a Heritage site that has existed since 40 AD.

Another Man Tied to Russian-Mob Connected Gambling Ring Sentenced

Another Man Tied to Russian-Mob Connected Gambling Ring Sentenced
A man who ran an illegal sports gambling operation with a Manhattan art gallery owner has been sentenced to six months in prison.

Ronn Torossian & 5WPR Continue Winning Awards

Ronn Torossian & 5WPR Continue Winning Awards
Longtime Friends of Gambling911,Ronn Torossian & his New-York based firm 5WPR continue to win awards.

CashBet is Coming to New Jersey: In Talks With Several Atlantic City Casinos

CashBet is Coming to New Jersey: In Talks With Several Atlantic City Casinos
CashBet has revealed it will be offering its platform in the coveted US market by year’s end, specifically the state of New Jersey.
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