Former Indiana Senator Pleads Guilty To Accepting $40,500 In Illegal Casino Contributions

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A former Indiana senator has pleaded guilty to accepting illegal campaign contributions of $40,500 from a casino company. [Image: Shutterstock.com] Putting his hands up A former Indiana senator had pleaded guilty to taking illegal contributions totaling $40,500 from a casino company during his unsuccessful congressional campaign. Former Senator Brent Waltz pleaded guilty on Monday, just…

The Mighty Ancient Gods of Gambling

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Gambling has been around as long as there have been humans with possessions to stake. With games of chance came the unseen, and people around the world turned to powerful gods to ask for celestial help. The real question is, do gambling gods bring good luck? You may think so when you’re on a lucky…

UK Regulator To Ban Soccer Players, Celebrities From Appearing In Gambling Ads

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A ban is coming into place in the UK preventing sportspeople and celebrities from appearing in gambling ads. [Image: Shutterstock.com] Protecting at-risk groups The UK Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) has decided to ban sportspeople and celebrities from appearing in gambling ads, believing it will protect underage people and other vulnerable groups. coming into place…

20 EFL, Non-League Teams Petition To Ban Betting Sponsors

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The UK Government is being pressured by 20 EFL and non-league teams to ban gambling sponsorships. [Image: Shutterstock.com] Legislation coming? 20 English Football League Championship (EFL) and non-league clubs have written to the UK government imploring them to prohibit gambling ads during soccer matches. ban on betting companies as kit sponsors is near the top…

The Best Reddit Gambling Communities

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Reddit is a great place to find out all sorts of stuff, add your comments, and discuss things with others. Naturally, gamblers and companies have caught on to the best Reddit gambling communities and made them good sources for lots of gaming-related information. Mainly, Reddit is a place to drop in and find out what…

Three’s Company: WSOP.com To Launch In Michigan On March 28

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WSOP.com will launch in Michigan on March 28, becoming the state’s third online poker room after PokerStars and BetMGM. [Image: Shutterstock.com] PokerStars, BetMGM getting some competition Michigan is about to get its third online poker room, as Caesars has confirmed that WSOP.com will launch in the Wolverine State on Monday, March 28 at 10am. Originally…

Another Blow For Camelot As Lottery Operator Subject To £3.15m Fine

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The UKGC has handed out a £3.15m ($4.16m) fine to Camelot, the operator of the UK National Lottery. [Image: Shutterstock.com] Serious issues The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has issued a £3.15m ($4.16m) fine to the current operator of the UK National Lottery, Camelot UK. The UKGC announced the penalty on Tuesday relating to failures found…

Dave Portnoy, Sexual Misconduct Claims Stall Barstool Sale

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State gambling regulators are investigating Barstool owner Dave Portnoy for sexual misconduct allegations amidst the company’s sale to Penn National Gaming. [Image: Flickr.com/Zach Catanzareti Photo] Portnoy, Barstool under fire Gambling regulators in Nevada and Indiana are investigating sexual misconduct claims centered around Barstool founder Dave Portnoy.  The investigation comes as Penn National Gaming (PNG), a…

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