Granny Invoking Problem Gambler Diversion Law in Theft Case

A Las Vegas granny says her theft of $500K from the plumbing company where she worked as a bookkeeper has invoked a little-used law Nevada state law to be placed in a court diversion and restitution program. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/29/2016

Intertops Reinstates Bitcoin Withdrawal Option

Antigua-based Intertops had advised its customers last week they were not allowing Bitcoin, the anonymous digital currency, as a payment withdrawal option but advised on Wednesday Bitcoin withdrawals have now been reinstated.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/29/2016

PA Assembly Votes to Allow Online Gambling, Fantasy Sports

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed legislation Tuesday to expand legalized casino-style gambling to websites, airports and mobile applications. The measure passed, 114-85, and was sent to the Senate.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/28/2016

Mobster Arrested for Role in Murder of South Boston Club Owner

The FBI has arrested a long time capo in the Patriarca crime family for his alleged role in the 1993 murder of a South Boston nightclub owner whose body was recently found buried behind a mill building in Providence, Rhode Island.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/28/2016

G911 Obtains Pregame Legal Demand for Retraction and Apology From Deadspin

Following a scathing report about sports handicapping website and its founder RJ Bell appearing on Deadspin last week, Bell and his firm sent out a Demand for Retraction and Apology on Monday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/28/2016

Online Gambling Observers Pay Close Attention to PA Spending Plan

Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and the Senate's top Democrat and Republican are cool to a budget plan being assembled by the House GOP majority.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/27/2016

Deadspin: How Randy Bell Turned a Sucker’s Game Into an Industry features a story Friday on what it calls “America’s Favorite Sports Betting Expert”.  That would be RJ or Randy Bell of Las Vegas.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/24/2016

Ho Ho Ho-rrendous: Bonanno Capo Gets 2 Years Jail for Attending Mob Xmas Party

Ho Ho Ho-rrendous: Bonanno Capo Gets 2 Years Jail for Attending Mob Xmas Party

A Bonanno Crime family capo imprisoned for a 2004 stabbing will receive another two years behind bars due to a “brazen disregard” of Court orders.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/23/2016

Famed Vegas Sports Bettor Makes $1 Million Bet on Miesha Tate to Defeat Amanda Nunes

Fox Sports reporter Damon Martin is reporting that a high stakes sports bettor in Las Vegas just plunked down $1 million on Miesha Tate to defeat Amanda Nunes at UFC 200.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/21/2016

DFS One Step Closer to Legalization in New York

Fantasy sports moved a step closer to being legal in New York on Saturday when lawmakers approved the daily and season-long games, clearing a path for FanDuel, DraftKings and others to offer them to millions of players in the state.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/20/2016

‘Crack Cocaine of Gambling’ Could be Biggest Enemy Facing British Army

In a scathing report filed by the Daily Express, a chorus of serving soldiers and gambling charities have warned about the dangers of gambling machines on bases.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/20/2016

BoyleSports Withholds £13,700 From Player: Claims System Error

A North Belfast man has reported the Irish-based bookmaker refuses to pay out winnings of £13,700 after he placed £4 across three bets online on the Poland, Croatia and Germany opening games of the Euro 2016 tournament last Sunday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/19/2016

‘Maniac’ Who Sexually Mutilated Woman Working at Bookie Shop Sentenced

An unemployed drifter and gambling addict, Vijay Singh, has been sentenced to life for the brutal rape of a 22-year-old cashier at a British bookmaking shop.  The female victim has not been identified in the press due to the nature of the crime.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/18/2016

NFL Commissioner’s NYS Assemblyman Cousin Says DFS is Gambling

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says that Daily Fantasy Sports is not gambling.  The league has entered into partnership deals with both FanDuel and DraftKings through its various franchises.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/17/2016

Net Ent casino software review

Net Ent casino software review

Do you love online casinos? Who could rightly blame you if you are an aficionado? T

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/17/2016

Nordic Gaming Group Founder Starts Coolbet

Coolbet was launched a month ago, just in time for Euro 2016. In a time where utmost of new online gaming companies are using white label solutions, whether its Casino or Sports, Coolbet has developed an own platform and Sportsbook.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/17/2016

Legalized Pot, Not More Gambling, Could Save Atlantic City

Forget gambling, nightclubs or spas. One New Jersey lawmaker believes the future of Atlantic City may lie in pot.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/16/2016

Lawyer for Jerry Sandusky Charged With Attempted Tax Evasion: Used Money for Gambling

A lawyer who represented former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky at his child sex abuse trial faces new tax-related charges.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/15/2016

Man in Sports Handicapper Extortion Case Indicted for Threatening Businessman

A Florida man accused for sticking a head to a Fond du Lac, Wisconsin liquor magnate has been indicted on three felony charges this week.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/15/2016

Albany GA Bookies Follow Local Gambling Case With Interest

Albany GA Bookies Follow Local Gambling Case With Interest

A high profile Albany Georgia illegal gambling case has many local bookies cringing.  Criminal charges against Albany businessman Bob Brooks are being sought.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/14/2016

BetFred to Pay £800,000 After Failing to Comply With Anti-Money Laundering Rules

BetFred to Pay £800,000 After Failing to Comply With Anti-Money Laundering Rules

British bookmaker BetFred will be required to pay £800,000 following an investigation whereby it was determined the business failed to comply with the UK Gambling Commission’s anti-money laundering and social responsibilities.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/14/2016

FanDuel and DraftKings in Merger Talks

The two largest daily fantasy sports companies, FanDuel Inc. and DraftKings Inc., are in early-stage talks to merge, people familiar with the matter said on Monday, as the industry faces a crackdown by U.S. states over whether it runs illegal gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/13/2016

Shanghai Airport Blast Culprit was Indebted Gambler, Say Police

The man responsible for a weekend blast at Shanghai's Pudong International Airport that injured five people, including himself, was an indebted gambler who warned on Chinese social media that he intended to kill, police said on Monday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/13/2016

Pete Rose Back in Gambling: Will Shill for Daily Fantasy Sports Site

It was inevitable.  The professional athlete most closely identified with gambling--Pete Rose--and the nation's newest form of sports gambling--daily fantasy sports--have joined forces with Rose becoming the face of dfs site

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/12/2016

Can’t Bet the Belmont Stakes at TVG, TwinSpires From My State

There are a number of state restrictions when it comes to placing a bet on the Belmont Stakes online at either TVG or TwinSpires.  Hundreds of thousands of bets on Saturday’s race will be placed with the few dozen offshore racebooks that do accept customers from these states.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jun/10/2016

Remains Found in Providence Those of Mobbed Up Nightclub Owner Missing Since ‘93

DNA has concluded the remains found behind a Providence, RI mill are those of a nightclub owner missing since 1993.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/09/2016

A University Taken Over By Prostitutes and Gamblers: Where in the World?

Professor and Vice Chancellor Chigozie Asiabaka has expressed shock after learning that the university he helps oversee is being overrun by prostitutes and gambling entities. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/09/2016

Casino Magnate Steve Wynn on Millennials: Too Much “Dim-Witted” Time on Social Media

Casino magnate Steve Wynn mocked his millennial customers as he emphasized nightclubs and other non-casino parts of his business as the driving force for revenue at his resorts.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/08/2016

Gambling Addict Charged With Killing Bartender, Setting Bar on Fire

A northern Wisconsin man has been charged in the stabbing death of a bartender, then setting said tavern ablaze.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/07/2016

They’re Back! Rejoins the Gambling911 Family

Two years ago we had the opportunity to visit one of the largest and most established Pay Per Head companies,  It was one of the most state-of-the-art offices in the industry that G911 has ever seen.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2016

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Best Prices and Customer Service for Proprietary Pay Per Head Software

Best Prices and Customer Service for Proprietary Pay Per Head Software

Running and managing your own sportsbook has become big business these days with the tremendous rise in popularity of Internet sports betting and one of the most important decisions you will have to make as a private bookie is which Pay Per Head site to use

Visa Bans U.S. Citizens From Binary Options Trading

Visa Bans U.S. Citizens From Binary Options Trading

Visa credit card company has banned U.S. citizens from using Visa credit cards to fund binary options trading outside the U.S.

G2E 2016 Recap Day 3

NBA Commissioner Emeritus David J. Stern was the final featured speaker at the American Gaming Association's Global Gaming Expo 2016 (G2E), where he discussed the benefits of legalizing sports betting and how it will ultimately protect the integrity of sports.