#Appeals Court

Tampa Bay Times

Feds urge court to reverse invalidation of Florida’s gambling compact with Seminole Tribe

TALLAHASSEE - Lawyers for the federal government asked a federal appeals court on Wednesday to reverse a ruling that invalidated Florida's attempt to give the Seminole Tribe a monopoly on sports betting in the state. A three-judge panel on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit heard arguments from lawyers for the U.S.…
Law
Feds urge court to reverse invalidation of Florida’s gambling compact with Seminole Tribe
Vegas Slots Online

US Supreme Court Sides With Texas Tribe in Bingo Row

Texas' Tigua tribe has come out on the right side of a Supreme Court ruling over its offering of electronic bingo. [Image: Shutterstock.com] The Tigua tribe in El Paso, Texas is legally able to offer electronic bingo games at its casino in Lower Valley, according to a US Supreme Court ruling. The Supreme Court voted 5-4 on Wednesday in favor of the…
Bingo
US Supreme Court Sides With Texas Tribe in Bingo Row
Yabby
CDC Gaming Reports CDC Gaming Reports 23 days
@CDCNewswire

Appeals court upholds dismissal of RICO case against Steve Wynn and Wynn Resorts

The Boca Raton Tribune

Will online gambling ever come to Florida?

Casino gaming and sports betting are topics that are never far from the front pages these days, both in Florida and across the nation. Last year, Ron DeSantis was jubilant to see his new gaming compact passed by the Florida legislature. But elation turned to deflation when it was struck down in federal court in November. The compact covered various…
Sports
World Casino News

New rules for Queensland casino operators to be introduced

In Australia and the government for the state of Queensland has reacted to the recent findings of the investigation into The Star Entertainment Group Limited by promising to introduce'tough new laws' for all local casino operators. The government of Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk used an official Friday press release to declare that these measures…
Law
New rules for Queensland casino operators to be introduced
Super Slots Casino

$6,000 Welcome Bonus

Players can claim the SUPER300 bonus code on their first three deposits only. The minimum deposit amount required to redeem each bonus code is $25. This bonus is not valid in the Live Dealer Casino. The deposit plus bonus amount is subject to a 45X playthrough requirement before any winnings can be withdrawn.
Casino News Daily

Pathways exist for online casino gambling in almost every U.S. state but obstacles remain

With the demise of the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 (PASPA, the Bradley Act) following a U.S. Supreme Court on May 14, 2018 sports betting liberalization at the state level rolled across America like thunder with consumers, casinos, and state legislatures welcoming the decision that made the practice legal nationwide again…
Sports
Tampa Bay Times

Biden administration says Florida, Seminole Tribe gambling deal should get OK

TALLAHASSEE - The Biden administration is urging an appeals court to reinstate a deal that gave the Seminole Tribe control of sports betting throughout Florida, nearly nine months after a Washington, D.C.-based judge ruled that the 30-year agreement violated federal law. A U.S. Department of the Interior brief filed Wednesday offered a…
Poker
Biden administration says Florida, Seminole Tribe gambling deal should get OK
The Press Of Atlantic City

Lawsuit challenging constitutionality of casino PILOT awaits decision

As Atlantic County fights the state in court to get what it considers its negotiated share of casino payments-in-lieu-of-taxes, a nonprofit called Liberty and Prosperity is suing to force the end of the amended casino PILOT. A hearing on the lawsuit was held Friday, and soon Judge Michael Blee will decide whether the amended PILOT violates the…
Law
Lawsuit challenging constitutionality of casino PILOT awaits decision
Wild Casino

$5,000 Welcome Bonus

Deposit bonuses are optional and must be requested by the player when making a deposit. For example, use Promo Code WILD1 to a 100% Casino bonus. Your bonus request will be assessed and, if your account is eligible for the bonus, it will be added to your account immediately.
RELATED LOCATIONS
Reuters

California can’t impose ‘sprawling’ enviro regulations on Tribes’ casino plans

The James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, home of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, is pictured in San Francisco, California February 7, 2017. REUTERS/Noah Berger State wanted five Tribes to enact parts of CEQA, other laws in exchange for casino contract renewals 9th Circuit says'general policy objectives' have no place in…
Politics
California can’t impose ‘sprawling’ enviro regulations on Tribes’ casino plans
Legit Gambling

Appeals Court Dismisses Wrongful Death Suit Brought by Children Whose Parents Were Killed in Las Vegas Casino Fire

The Nevada Court of Appeals has affirmed a decision by the state's Eighth Judicial District Court to deny a motion to amend a wrongful death complaint filed by children whose parents died in an arson attempt at a casino. In 2017, an armed attacker set fire to furniture inside the Resorts World Manila in Las Vegas, according to the appeals…
Land-based
Appeals Court Dismisses Wrongful Death Suit Brought by Children Whose Parents Were Killed in Las Vegas Casino Fire
Vegas Inc

Scientific Games’ lottery playbook succeeded, then spread

The growth of the lottery business nationwide was inspired in large part by the lobbying innovations of a single multinational gambling company, Scientific Games Holdings LP. A 1986 memo from Scientific Games co-founder and then-Chairman John R. Koza described a "draft version of our new model state lottery law which we distribute widely each year…
Lottery
Trip Pub

NY appeals court cites ‘overwhelming evidence’ that gambling addict killed rich wife before she removed him from will

A New York appeals court Tuesday upheld the murder conviction of an online gambling addict who killed his estranged wife in her Upper West Side apartment the night before she was set to cut him out of her will. In his March 2021 appeal, Roderick Covlin accused lead prosecutor Matthew Bogdanos of presenting fake evidence at trial and inventing a new…
Incidents
NY appeals court cites ‘overwhelming evidence’ that gambling addict killed rich wife before she removed him from will
SportsBetting Casino

50% bonus up to $1,000

SportsBetting.ag is your ‘top spot’ for the best in sports betting excitement. No matter what your favorite game might be you’ll find it on the board along with a huge variety of sports and betting options.
RELATED CATEGORIES
Review Journal

Florida gambling expansion backed by Las Vegas Sands abandoned

Florida Voters in Charge, the nonprofit political action committee funded by Las Vegas Sands Corp. to gather signatures on petitions supporting the legalization of commercial gambling in northern Florida, has abandoned its efforts to put the question on the November ballot. The organization also dropped an appeals court lawsuit it filed when Leon…
Travel
Florida gambling expansion backed by Las Vegas Sands abandoned
Legit Gambling

Las Vegas Sands Drops Bid for North Florida Casinos

After spending more than $70 million and wrangling in court for months, backers of a proposed constitutional amendment that would open the door to Las Vegas-style casinos in North Florida have dropped an effort to place the measure on the 2022 ballot. The clash over the casino initiative pitted Las Vegas Sands Corp. against the Seminole Tribe of…
Law
Las Vegas Sands Drops Bid for North Florida Casinos
Tampa Bay Times

Las Vegas Sands drops bid for North Florida casinos on 2022 ballot

TALLAHASSEE - After spending more than $70 million and wrangling in court for months, backers of a proposed constitutional amendment that would open the door to Las Vegas-style casinos in North Florida have dropped an effort to place the measure on the 2022 ballot. The clash over the casino initiative pitted Las Vegas Sands Corp. against the…
Law
Las Vegas Sands drops bid for North Florida casinos on 2022 ballot
Daily Journal Online

Nevada casino owner sued over pandemic jobs right-to-return

LAS VEGAS (AP) - A union representing more than 60000 hotel housekeepers, bartenders and porters is backing a lawsuit alleging that one of Nevada's largest private employers is breaking state law by not rehiring workers laid off because of coronavirus pandemic closures two years ago. Culinary Union officials said Tuesday the civil lawsuit filed in…
Covid
Nevada casino owner sued over pandemic jobs right-to-return
RELATED BRANDS
Vegas Slots Online

Cambodian Police Confront 156 NagaWorld Casino Strikers

Days after 200 NagaWorld Casino workers were released from detention, Cambodian police used force to get 156 demonstrators onto buses bound for a quarantine center. [Image: Shutterstock.com] Just two days after Cambodian officials released 200 striking NagaWorld Casino workers following public criticism from the United States and United Nations,…
Incidents
Cambodian Police Confront 156 NagaWorld Casino Strikers
Gambling News

Culinary Union Back to Picketing Station Casinos' Questionable Antics

The ongoing battle between the Culinary Union and Station Casinos continues. The casino operator has repeatedly refused to recognize legal attempts by workers to unionize. Its defiance has resulted in the courts getting involved. It still won't budge and, after one of its properties reneged on a unionization agreement, Station finds itself in the…
Travel
Culinary Union Back to Picketing Station Casinos' Questionable Antics
Sports Handle

Las Vegas Sands' Attempt To Let Voters Decide Casino Fate Derailed

Four days after the political committee funded by DraftKings and FanDuel announced it was closing up shop because it wouldn't have enough signatures to get on the 2022 Florida ballot, the bid for a norther Florida brick-and-mortar casino fell short of the number of signatures needed to get on the ballot. Tuesday was the deadline for ballot…
Politics
Las Vegas Sands' Attempt To Let Voters Decide Casino Fate Derailed
SBC News

NGG Nordic and SkillOnNet appeals on bonus ban violations rejected by Swedish court

Two appeals to the Swedish Administrative Court launched by NGG Nordic and SkillOnNet have been rejected, with penalties imposed on the operators for violations of the country's bonus ban upheld. Issuing an update this morning, the Spelinspektionen, the Swedish Gambling Inspectorate, revealed that although upholding the sanctions the Administrative…
Law
NGG Nordic and SkillOnNet appeals on bonus ban violations rejected by Swedish court
RELATED AFFILIATES
Poker News Daily

Missouri Lawmakers Moving to Ban “Pre-Reveal” Machines

When we fantasize about having poker superpowers, one that is usually at the top of people's lists is the ability to see what cards are coming next. This power could be extremely useful in other forms of casino gambling, as well, and guess what? It exists in some cases. There are actually gambling machines that allow you to see what will happen in…
Law
iGaming Business

Swedish government plots new casino deposit cap

The country's Minister for Social Security Ardalan Shekarabi revealed today (4 January) that a consultation had been launched as a result of the worsening Covid-19 situation, in order to protect vulnerable players. The consultation will run until 17 January, with the new measures then implemented from 7 February, until 30 June. "In a welfare state…
Covid
Swedish government plots new casino deposit cap
CW34

Feds' next move unclear in gambling fight

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (News Service of Florida) - As the Seminole Tribe pursues a legal battle to regain control over online sports betting in Florida, the federal government has not decided whether to launch an appeal. The Seminoles are appealing a decision by U.S. District Judge Dabney Friedrich, who last month scrapped a deal negotiated by Gov. Ron…
Sports
Feds' next move unclear in gambling fight
Fox 5 Vegas

9th Circuit sides with union in fight with Las Vegas casino

LAS VEGAS (AP) - A federal appeals court has upheld a U.S. judge's ruling in Nevada requiring Station Casinos' Red Rock Casino to bargain with the Culinary and Bartenders unions. The ruling by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is a victory for the union in a yearslong fight to unionize about 1350 employees at the Las Vegas-based casino company…
Land-based
Vegas Slots Online

LVS, Tribe-Backed Groups in Florida Gambling Ballot Row

It seems that the Seminole Tribe of Florida has a lot more enemies than friends at the moment, with a bitter row over its sports betting compact with the state still ongoing. Now, in another highly volatile situation, two groups backed by the tribe are about to face off with another supported by Las Vegas Sands. Florida Voters in Charge, a ballot…
Law
LVS, Tribe-Backed Groups in Florida Gambling Ballot Row
WLRN

Fate of Florida gambling deal unclear as Seminole Tribe makes case

TALLAHASSEE --- The legality of sports betting in Florida remained uncertain Wednesday, as the Seminole Tribe escalated efforts to keep intact a deal giving it control over online sports wagering following a judge's ruling that the agreement violates federal law. The tribe's latest legal salvos gave no indication of plans to comply with U.S.…
Covid
Fate of Florida gambling deal unclear as Seminole Tribe makes case
Review Journal

Station Casinos hindering unfair labor practice case, NLRB claims

The National Labor Relations Board says that Station Casinos is hindering an ongoing unfair labor practice case against the Las Vegas gaming giant. Now the board is asking a federal court to step in. The labor relations board on Friday claimed in a filing in U.S. District Court in Nevada that Station Casinos has "not provided a significant portion…
Travel
Station Casinos hindering unfair labor practice case, NLRB claims
Equities

Sciplay (SCPL) gains 0.11% to Close at $18.71 on August 31

Sciplay Corp - Class A (NASDAQ: SCPL), a Las Vegas, Nevada, company, gained to close at $18.71 Tuesday after gaining $0.02 (0.11%) on volume of 613705 shares. The stock ranged from a high of $18.85 to a low of $18.51 while Sciplay's market cap now stands at $457349130. SciPlay is a leading developer and publisher of digital games on mobile and web…
Bingo
Equities

Sciplay (SCPL) falls 2.04% to Close at $18.69 on August 30

Sciplay Corp - Class A (NASDAQ: SCPL), a Las Vegas, Nevada, company, fell to close at $18.69 Monday after losing $0.39 (2.04%) on volume of 432083 shares. The stock ranged from a high of $19.20 to a low of $18.65 while Sciplay's market cap now stands at $456860248. SciPlay is a leading developer and publisher of digital games on mobile and web…
Bingo
Equities

Sciplay (SCPL) falls 2.91% on Moderate Volume August 26

Sciplay Corp - Class A (NASDAQ: SCPL) shares fell 2.91%, or $0.55 per share, to close Thursday at $18.38. After opening the day at $18.89, shares of Sciplay fluctuated between $19.06 and $18.34. 257040 shares traded hands a decrease from their 30 day average of 587793. Thursday's activity brought Sciplay's market cap to $449282576. Sciplay is…
Trust and Safety
Vegas Slots Online

London Casino Pursues Action Over Gambler’s £10m Debt

Les Ambassadeurs Club in London has failed in its court appeal to get a global freezing order put in place on the assets of a Chinese businessman in an attempt to recover over £10m ($13.7m) in gambling debt. Yu Songbo is a real estate developer from Zhoushan in eastern China. At one point, he was reportedly among the richest 150 people in the…
New Year
London Casino Pursues Action Over Gambler’s £10m Debt
The San Joaquin Valley Sun

Appeals court ruling halts North Fork casino project

Just days after a top executive with Las Vegas-based Red Rock Resorts said that construction on the Fresno area's newest Indian gaming casino would break ground before the end of June, the 5th District Court of Appeal sided with project opponents. In a ruling last month, a three-member panel of the Fresno-based state appellate court ruled that the…
Travel
Appeals court ruling halts North Fork casino project
Best US Casinos

New Madera Casino Project to Break Ground Next Month

The construction of the new Madera casino along Highway 99 in the Fresno Area is expected to break ground next month. According to Red Rocks Chief Financial Officer Stephen Cootey in an investor conference call last week: "We continue to expect to have a shovel in the ground in the second quarter of 2021 with the construction expected to take 15 to…
Law
New Madera Casino Project to Break Ground Next Month
Cardschat

US DOJ Allows Appeals Window to Expire in Wire Act Online-Gambling Case

The United States Department of Justice [DOJ] has allowed the time window to expire for appealing an important 2019 US Appeals Court decision involving the Wire Act and its previous impact on most forms of online gambling in the country. In allowing the window to expire on Monday and not continuing the previous pro-Wire Act efforts of the Trump…
Covid
US DOJ Allows Appeals Window to Expire in Wire Act Online-Gambling Case
Courthouse News Service

Billion-Dollar Lawsuit Over Boston Casino a Dubious Bet in 1st Circuit

With a rival operator accusing casino mogul Steve Wynn of bribery, forgery and sexual assault, judges appeared to go all in Monday at oral arguments on the issue of standing. BOSTON (CN) - In a case with billions of dollars at stake and claims of international bribery, political payoffs, shadowy Mafia figures and rampant sexual misconduct, the…
Law
Billion-Dollar Lawsuit Over Boston Casino a Dubious Bet in 1st Circuit