2012 January 18 Gambling News, Events and Happenings
If approved, an in-progress compromise could clear the way for five casinos — in Chicago, Rockford, Lake County, south Cook County and Danville.
Virginia’s most conservative lawmakers put out a hit list Tuesday, consisting of about a dozen bills they’d like to kill. One Republican, Del. David B. Albo (R-Fairfax), managed to make the list with a bill about bingo, of all things. Read full article >>
SEANAD:SEANAD LEADER Maurice Cummins (Fine Gael) says gambling is now a major factor in suicide.
Andrew Wilkie and Nick Xenophon may continue their push on pokies, but the internet will soon ensure their efforts are largely irrelevant. 19 Jan 2012 7:40 AM
Sands' revenue increased almost 32 percent in 2011 compared to 2010, with Pittsburgh's Rivers Casino its closest competitor with a 28 percent gain. The state average was 21.6 percent.
Located at www.wingilariver.com and developed by Vilocity Interactive, the upscale website rivals Las Vegas casino websites, providing easy access to up-to-the-minute information about casino promotions, shows, offers, and even jackpot totals.
Software company PariPlay Technologies, who were recently granted a licence by the Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission has announced the launch of two new […]Read the rest »
A controversial rule that some casinos are using to trim tax liabilities by millions annually will probably stay intact despite calls from the state auditor and the city of Black Hawk for regulators to close the loophole.
Two large wins were recorded on online slot games this week, the first by an unidentified punter who bagged GBP 147 000 playing Leprechaun’s Luck […]Read the rest »