New Jersey Reveals First Data of Its Online Casinos

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The state of New Jersey has published the first data regarding its six-week-old online gambling industry. Read more »

Horseshoe Casino Inaugurates Chicago Blackhawks Blackjack Pit

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Horseshoe Casino, a prominent Midwestern gaming and entertainment venue, hosted a charity blackjack event on January 16 to inaugurate their brand new Chicago Blackhawks Blackjack Pit. The profits generated from this event will be given to the Chicago Blackhawks, with which the casino has signed a long-term sponsorship deal. Read more »

Stop Predatory Gambling Chief Insists Casinos Do Not Boost Economy

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Dr. Guy C. Clark, the chairman of Stop Predatory Gambling New Mexico, has responded to a recent op-ed by Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly published in Albuquerque Journal. Shelly had written: “Our success also has a significant and very positive impact on the economies of surrounding communities.” Read more »

Online Gambling Does Not Cannibalize Land Gambling, Says Borgata COO

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There is enough data to show that online gambling does not cannibalize existing brick-and-mortar casino businesses. Speaking on “Squawk Box,” a CNBC interview show, Tom Ballance, the chief executive officer for Borgata, said that fears about online casinos cannibalizing existing land-based casinos businesses are baseless. Read more »

New Hampshire Gaming Authority Recommends New Charity Gaming Laws

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New Hampshire lawmakers established the New Hampshire Gaming Regulatory Oversight Authority six months back and assigned to it a two-part task. The first part of this task was to conduct a study on existing gambling businesses and recommend an appropriate regulatory framework and the second was to recommend a regulatory system of best practices for expanded casino gaming. Read more »

Gambling Opponents Criticize Minnesota State Lottery’s Decision to Go Online

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Opponents of gambling stated that expansion of the Minnesota State Lottery could lead to increased gambling addiction. Minnesota Family Council spokeswoman Autumn Leva said that the state “should not be involved in predatory gambling.” Read more »

Existing Maine Casinos Oppose Gambling Expansion Proposals

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Representatives of the two casinos in Maine opposed several gambling expansion bills at a hearing of the Joint Standing Committee on Veterans and Legal Affairs on grounds that the industry is already saturated. However, the representatives of groups that support the bills said that gambling expansion will save them from economic collapse. Read more »

Super Casino Explores Online Gaming Popularity in US

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It is a widely known fact that online gambling is becoming more popular as the days pass, with more players preferring to play for real money from the comforts of home. Super Casino, one of the best online casinos in the industry, has expressed interest in the rising popularity of online casinos and online casino gaming. Read more »

Sobe Requests Re-hearing on Bid to Acquire Atlantic Club Casino

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The court could schedule a re-hearing of the case regarding the acquisition of Atlantic Club Casino Hotel. Homer Meruelo, son of Sobe Holdings LLC President Belinda Meruelo, feels that the case should be re-heard. His legal representatives are going to request for a re-hearing of their bid to acquire the casino resort, and if the judge does not rule in their favor, they are going to appeal to the Circuit Court of Appeals. Read more »

Over 2000 Real Money Accounts Created at Borgata Online Gaming Sites

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In a statement made to CNBC recently, the chief operating officer of Borgata Casino in Atlantic City in New Jersey said that over 2000 real money accounts have been created at online gambling sites owned by Borgata ever since New Jersey legalized and regulated online gambling late in November 2013. Read more »