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Washington Governor Strongly Against Gambling In State

Voted Top Online Casino Several Years in a Row! If Gov. Chris Gregoire had her way, Washington would be casino-free. She doesn’t have that authority, so she will treat the Cowlitz Tribe’s proposal for a casino on an initial reservation west of La Center like any other, she told The Columbian’s editorial board Thursday. “I […]

Macau Police Seize over $12 Million in Illegal Bets

Police in the southern Chinese gambling enclave of Macau have seized more than US$12 million in illegal betting slips for World Cup matches and arrested seven suspects, newspapers reported Sunday. Police made the arrests during raids on two apartment units Saturday evening, the South China Morning Post reported. The Ming Pao Daily News said the […]

San Mateo City Council Opposes Casino Gambling Bill

The City Council is not going to budge in its opposition to a bill that would allow a new form of casino gambling at Bay Meadows Racecourse. That was the message Monday from a unified council, whose members were surprised to learn last week that Assembly Speaker Pro Tem Leland Yee, D-San Francisco, had authored […]

Slots Law in Pennsylvania Likely to Change Senator Says

The state Senate’s top leader predicted Friday that the Senate next week will eliminate a controversial provision in Pennsylvania’s gambling law that requires suppliers to sell slot machines to gambling casinos. “The bottom line is there’s a very, very good chance the Senate will abolish the distributorships,” Senate President Pro Tempore Robert Jubelirer, R-Altoona, said […]