Gambling

Prosecutor Asks Jury to Find Billy Walters Guilty in Insider Trading Trial

Prosecutor Asks Jury to Find Billy Walters Guilty in Insider Trading Trial

Walters is accused of obtaining insider trading tips about dairy processing company Dean Foods.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/05/2017

Man Goes on Gambling Spree After Friend is Found Dismembered

Man Goes on Gambling Spree After Friend is Found Dismembered

Defendant reportedly also gambled away £273,115 in two casinos right after the brutal murder

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/04/2017

Bill to Legalize Daily Fantasy Sports in Texas Left Pending

A bill exempting paid online fantasy sports sites from Texas anti-gambling laws has begun a potentially contentious journey through the Legislature.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/03/2017

Casino Expansion Continues in New York State

Casino Expansion Continues in New York State

The Oneida Indians say they will expand their gambling operations in central New York with a third casino near Syracuse.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/03/2017

The Best Crypto-Currencies for Online Gambling

The Best Crypto-Currencies for Online Gambling

Crypto-currencies like bitcoin have because popular thanks to ramsonware and darknet markets like the SilkRoad. By far the most popular use case, however, is online gambling.   A growing number of countries, including the United States and Australia, are introducing tougher anti-gambling legislation that makes it difficult for online poker rooms, sportsbooks and casinos to operate within their boarders.

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/03/2017

Expanded Gambling in Florida Approved by Senate

Expanded Gambling in Florida Approved by Senate

(Associated Press) - Florida could soon become home to more casinos and hundreds of more slot machines under a sweeping gambling bill that was easily passed Thursday by the state Senate.

 

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/03/2017

Attorney Who Tried to Kill Handicapper is Released From Prison

Attorney Who Tried to Kill Handicapper is Released From Prison

A 70-year-old attorney who was sentenced to prison earlier this month for trying to kill a noted sports handicapper has been released on parole

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/31/2017

Phil Mickelson Once Forked Over Close to $3 Million for Gambling Debts

Phil Mickelson Once Forked Over Close to $3 Million for Gambling Debts

The $2 million represented five percent of Mickelson’s salary that year

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2017

Rogue Casino Operator is Back and Running Entrobet

Rogue Casino Operator is Back and Running Entrobet

Morten Viken was accused back in 2015 of defrauding a number of Norwegian players via his website 70Bet.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2017

A Basic Guide to Starting an Online Gambling Site

A Basic Guide to Starting an Online Gambling Site

‘How does one set up a successful online gambling business like Slotozilla?’ you are wondering.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2017

Bellagio Pig Mask Bandit an Illegal Immigrant From Mexico

Bellagio Pig Mask Bandit an Illegal Immigrant From Mexico

Robbery committed under threat to family

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2017

Is This the Pig That Robbed the Bellagio?

A 20-year-old man who is believed to have worn a pig mask during a smash-and-grab burglary at the Bellagio casino resort appeared in court Wednesday.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/29/2017

One Less Day in February Results in Nevada Casino Revenue, Visitor Drop

One Less Day in February Results in Nevada Casino Revenue, Visitor Drop

With no February 2016 having one more day than this year, last month’s Nevada casino revenues fell.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/29/2017

Pig-Mask Bellagio Robbery Suspect Captured

Pig-Mask Bellagio Robbery Suspect Captured

A second suspect wore a cat mask and third one wore a panda mask.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

FBI Agent Tied to Leak of Billy Walters Probe Did Same With Platinum Partners

FBI Agent Tied to Leak of Billy Walters Probe Did Same With Platinum Partners

Lawyer claims leaks could have contributed to the decline of Platinum's value, which is a key part of the prosecutors' case.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

Online Sports Betting in Washington, Illegal as a Third Time DUI

Online Sports Betting in Washington, Illegal as a Third Time DUI

Washington State is the only state where sports betting is considered a Class C felony, all in a sad effort to please the Tribal casino operators. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

Attorney Who Tried to Kill Sports Handicapper to be Released From Prison

Attorney Who Tried to Kill Sports Handicapper to be Released From Prison

Philly Prince fears crazed neighbor might come after him again, believes he pulled fast one with judge

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

Revel Casino, Still Shuttered, Launches Online Gambling Site

Revel Casino, Still Shuttered, Launches Online Gambling Site

Atlantic City's former Revel casino remains shut, but it's gathering potential customers in case it ever does open.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

Online Sports Betting in North Carolina, Illegal But So Too is Oral Sex

Online Sports Betting in North Carolina, Illegal But So Too is Oral Sex

There is only one other "illegal" activity folks will be engaging in more than betting sports this week.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

Former Casino Dealer Charged With Theft

A former dealer is accused of bilking the casino out of an estimated $26,000.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Tweets by Trump Advisor Could be Used in Billy Walters Trial

Tweets by Trump Advisor Could be Used in Billy Walters Trial

Prosecutors claim a single tweet helped make Walters money back in 2013.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Online Sports Betting in South Carolina, Illegal But So Too is Working on Sunday

Online Sports Betting in South Carolina, Illegal But So Too is Working on Sunday

Sports betting in South Carolina is considered a misdemeanor in the state while there are no outright laws against Internet gambling

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Attorney Who Failed to Kill Handicapper Now Looking for Hit Man to do Job

Attorney Who Failed to Kill Handicapper Now Looking for Hit Man to do Job

An attorney who was jailed after trying to kill a noted sports handicapper is now plotting the handicapper's death from behind bars

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Las Vegas Strip Shooting Suspect Faces Four Charges, One for Murder

Las Vegas Strip Shooting Suspect Faces Four Charges, One for Murder

Rolando Cardenas, 55, faces murder and attempted murder charges after police say he opened fire on a double decker bus, killing one man and injuring another.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Gamblers Reveal Which Super Power They Would Use to Gain an Edge

Gamblers Reveal Which Super Power They Would Use to Gain an Edge

When it comes to gambling, if you possessed the ability to read a dealer’s mind or see through a deck of cards—would you use the power to win big?

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Las Vegas Strip Shooter Identified as 55-Year-Old Rolando Cardenas

Las Vegas Strip Shooter Identified as 55-Year-Old Rolando Cardenas

A 55-year-old man has been identified as the lone shooter on the busy Las Vegas Strip Saturday night. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/26/2017

Gunman in Fatal Vegas Strip Shooting Surrenders

Las Vegas police say the gunman in a fatal shooting on the Strip who barricaded himself inside a public bus has surrendered peacefull

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/26/2017

One Dead in Vegas Strip Shooting

A hospital spokeswoman says one person has died in a shooting on the Las Vegas strip.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/25/2017

Fight Over Gambling Led Man to Run Over Wife Four Times

Prosecutors in Massachusetts say a man drove over his ex-wife four times in the driveway of their Quincy home, killing her, after they fought over his alleged gambling last year.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/24/2017

William Hill, Bet365, Other Online Gambling Sites Exit Poland: Where to Still Play

William Hill, Bet365, Other Online Gambling Sites Exit Poland: Where to Still Play

A mass exodus of online bookmakers from Poland was announced this week following the introduction of a 12 percent tax on wagering turnover. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/24/2017

Breaking News

Doyle Brunson, Daniel Negreanu Go at it Over Confederate Statutes

Doyle Brunson, Daniel Negreanu Go at it Over Confederate Statutes

Negreanu: "The beliefs that Jews should be killed. Robert E. Lee believed blacks needed to be slaves. Both are vile and evil"

Where Can I Find Online Bookie Software in Baltimore

Where Can I Find Online Bookie Software in Baltimore

You can find online bookie software catering to those in the Baltimore area, by visiting AcePerHead.com.

‘Operation Shark Bait’: Gambino-Tied Bookie Pleads Guilty to a Usury Charge

‘Operation Shark Bait’: Gambino-Tied Bookie Pleads Guilty to a Usury Charge

Joseph Tommasino, 52, of Staten Island, New York, has plead guilty to a usury charge.