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Ocean Resort and Hyatt to Partner in Old Revel Casino

Ocean Resort and Hyatt to Partner in Old Revel Casino

April 2nd, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Ocean Resort Casino will feature a Hyatt Unbound Collection hotel and the Exhale fitness and spa center. Ocean Resort Casino plans to re-open the Revel Casino in the summer of 2018 with a high-powered partner, Hyatt. Bruce Deifik’s Ocean Resort Casino brand... 

Dueling Arkansas Casino Proposals Hope for Statewide Vote

Dueling Arkansas Casino Proposals Hope for Statewide Vote

April 1st, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge will decide whether the casino proposals can move forward. Arkansas voters may go to the polls in November 2018 to decide the fate of two prospective casino developments. At present, the Arkansas attorney general is deciding... 

9 Reasons Legal Sports Betting’s Time Has Come in America

9 Reasons Legal Sports Betting’s Time Has Come in America

March 31st, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie launched a 5-year legal challenge to the federal ban on land-based sports betting. The New York Times published an op-ed article on Friday discussing the change in attitudes among US residents towards sports betting over the... 

Washington Judge: Big Fish Casino Is Illegal Online Gambling

Washington Judge: Big Fish Casino Is Illegal Online Gambling

March 30th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

A similar lawsuit version Trion Woods’ ArchAge MMORPG is taking place in California. US Federal appellate Judge Milan D. Smith ruled that Big Fish Games’s interactive social games were “illegal online gambling”. The decision overturned a... 

Wynn Boston Harbor Might Be Renamed “Encore”

Wynn Boston Harbor Might Be Renamed “Encore”

March 29th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Wynn Resorts recently bought 9 domains with a combination of the words “Encore” and “Boston” in them. Wynn Resorts said the Las Vegas casino company “absolutely” is considering a rename of the Wynn Boston Harbor. A key executive... 

New Yorkers Outraged by Talk of Del Lago Casino Bailout

New Yorkers Outraged by Talk of Del Lago Casino Bailout

March 28th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

When he began lobbying for a casino in 2010, Wilmot said, “I think it’s a very workable scheme…I think it will be very successful.” New York state politicians appear unanimous in their unwillingness to bail out Del Lago resort in the Finger... 

NFL to Brief Owners on Latest Sports Gambling News

NFL to Brief Owners on Latest Sports Gambling News

March 27th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has yet to state his position on sports betting integrity fees. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell plans to brief owners on sports gambling at the league’s annual offseason meeting this week. Daniel Kaplan of Sports Business Journal... 

VictoryLand Founder Milton McGregor Dead at 78 on Sunday

VictoryLand Founder Milton McGregor Dead at 78 on Sunday

March 25th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Milton McGregor maintained hundreds of jobs for Macon County residents by keeping VictoryLand open. VictoryLand founder Milton McGregor died Sunday at the age of 78 at his home. The controversial racetrack and casino owner had been a notable figure in Alabama politics... 

Justice Department Seizes $10,100,000 from Pojoaque Pueblo

Justice Department Seizes $10,100,000 from Pojoaque Pueblo

March 24th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

The Pojoaque Pueblo Tribe owns the Buffalo Thunder Resort near Santa Fe. The U.S. Justice Department began proceedings to seize $10.1 million in gambling revenues from the Pojoaque Pueblo tribe, which owns casinos in New Mexico. A spokeswoman for the US Attorney... 

Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Will Not Bid on a Bridgeport Casino

Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Will Not Bid on a Bridgeport Casino

March 23rd, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

The tribes have accused US Interior Department’s Ryan Zinke of delaying the East Windsor casino after taking a meeting with MGM Resorts’ lobbyists. The Mohegan and Mashantucket Pequot tribes announced they would not participate in a bidding process... 

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