Posts Tagged ‘casino gambling’

January 20th, 2011 – by Glen Farmer Atlantic City’s long standing policy against allowing those convicted over ties to organized crime has been circumvented by one former crime kingpin. The former boss of a Chinese street gang based out of New York has been given the go ahead to gamble in Atlantic City. Robin Chee, […]

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January 16th, 2011 – by Glen Farmer When Maryland’s newest casino opened, many gamblers shrugged it off due to the fact that it exclusively houses slot machines. The lack of table games has made many would be players continue to do their gaming in nearby states that have table games, notably Pennsylvania and Delaware. In […]

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September 25th, 2010 – by Glen Farmer A proposal for a casino near the historic city of Gettysburg has caused great controversy. While the number of casinos in the state of Pennsylvania is rising, many residents, historians, and a nonprofit group, the Civil War Preservation Trust, have spoken out against the proposal. “Gettysburg holds a […]

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August 27th, 2010 – by Glen Farmer Florida has been capitalizing on gambling expansion over the past few months, and Jacksonville is the next city in line to benefit from the expansion of gambling – albeit not within the city. The city of Jacksonville is no stranger to day cruises through gambling boats, but the […]

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August 10th, 2010 – by Glen Farmer The Pennsylvania Department of Health has recently stepped up their efforts to aid pathological gamblers in receiving help with their problem. Following the incorporation of table games into the state’s casinos, the Department of Health was met with the concern that the number of problem gamblers would increase. […]

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May 12th, 2010 – by Glen Farmer Texas, as with many states, is currently facing big budget short falls. The budget is facing cuts, cuts which will affect prison programs, education programs, and state mental hospitals. Tax hikes are not expected to be used in order to fill the gap, so legislators are seeking new […]

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March 14th, 2010 – By Glen Farmer Casino revenue has long been used to fund educational programs, and a bill has recently been approved, in the Senate, that would allow school districts to collect funds from casinos that could be used to finance scholarships for students attempting to go to institutions of higher education. By […]

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March 12th, 2010 – By Glen The issue of casino gambling has been a hot topic in Florida’s legislature for many months, and the most recent discussion in the state is over the possibility of eight “mega casinos” in Florida. Casino developers based out of Las Vegas have pitched a plan at a panel from […]

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