Gambling

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Battle Brewing Over Casino Expansion In New Jersey

With competition in New York and Pennsylvania eating into New Jersey’s gambling revenue, state lawmakers are considering bringing casinos to Bergen County.

12/12/2013

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N.J. Lawmakers To Mull Casino Gambling In Bergen County

Lawmakers in New Jersey will hold a meeting to discuss bringing casinos to Bergen County.

12/11/2013

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More Applicants Emerge As New York State Prepares To Grant Casino Licenses

More potential competitors for upstate New York casino licenses are emerging despite an increasingly crowded Northeast market.

12/07/2013

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‘Ray Donovan’ Producer Sentenced To 2 Years’ Probation In Gambling Case

A producer of the Showtime series “Ray Donovan” will avoid prison time for his role in an illegal sports betting business that New York prosecutors have linked to the Russian mob.

11/25/2013

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6 New Jersey Casinos Start Taking Bets Online

State regulators approved six casinos for Internet gambling effective immediately.

11/25/2013

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Online Gamblers Near N.J. Borders May Be Shut Out By Digital Fences

Technology companies working with the Atlantic City casinos tell The Associated Press they intentionally set their digital fences slightly away from the edge of New Jersey’s borders.

11/17/2013

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Expert Warns Coming N.J. Online Gambling Opens Doors To Addicts

New Jersey is extending its self-exclusion list to allow people to ban themselves from online betting.

11/12/2013

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Activists On Both Sides Hold Events In NYC On Casino Issue

Two events were held Thursday in New York City for and against the proposal that, if approved, would allow the development of as many as seven casinos across the state.

10/31/2013

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N.Y. Casino Proponents, Foes Make Their Cases

A discussion presenting both sides of a referendum on amending the state constitution to allow Las Vegas-type casinos was held.

10/21/2013

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Candidates For Nassau County Exec. Urging Voters To Approve Casino Gambling In NY State

Thomas Suozzi and Ed Mangano are expected to join labor unions and business groups in support of the ballot referendum called Proposal No. 1.

10/15/2013

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Lawyer: New York Casino Referendum Was Passed In Secret

The referendum was reworded to promise more jobs, tax cuts and aid for schools — all additions made to the initial version.

10/08/2013

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Court: Pro Poker Player Can Play In Legal Games While Awaiting Sentencing

Lawyers for the pro players have argued their clients make a legitimate living playing poker. They say the players should be able to pursue their careers until the case is resolved _ and a judge has agreed.

09/14/2013

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Woman Accused Of Leaving 4 Kids In Car While Gambling In Queens

A Brooklyn woman was arrested this past weekend and charged with leaving her children – the youngest just 9 months old — and her middle school-age brother in the car while she went off to gamble.

07/29/2013

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New Legislation Would Bring Casinos Upstate, Video Slot Centers To L.I.

State lawmakers are poised to vote as early as Friday on a measure that would authorize Las Vegas-style resort casinos in three upstate areas.

06/20/2013

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Poll: Republican Challenger Tom Foley Bests Conn. Gov. Dan Malloy

Poll Director Doug Schwartz told WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau that only 44 percent of those questioned said Malloy deserves to be reelected, while 46 said he doesn’t deserve it.

06/19/2013

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