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Former head of Amaya pleads not guilty

David Baazov is charged with five offences, including aiding with trades whilst in possession of privileged information.

Federal jury acquits defendants on Everett casino land case

Lightbody, DeNunzio and Gattineri were acquitted from charges connected to the sale of Everett land to Wynn Resorts.

FanDuel and DraftKings leave Alabama today

Daily Fantasy Sports websites are shutting down operations after Attorney General sent cease and desist letters on April 5.

Twenty two gamblers arrested in Malaysia

The authorities of Petaling Jaya’s also seized RM136,399 (US$33,579) worth of cash and gambling chips.

New Jersey sues Atlantic City

Gov. Chris Christie announced yesterday (Monday) the state is suing Atlantic City’s government for owing millions of dollars to the city’s school district.

Criminal online gambling network dismantled in Italy

The organisation allegedly ran illegal online gambling websites rigged against players.

Gambling scandal shakes Yomiuri Giants in Japan

Three executives have resigned and players are likely to face criminal charges.

Illegal gambling ring raided in Vietnam

Police officers arrested more than 100 gamblers and seized a dozen of cars in the premises.

Lawmaker accused of charges connected to gambling in Pennsylvania

According to state prosecutors, Rep. Marc Gergely was charged with three felonies and three misdemeanors.

Almost 80 lawsuits filed against DFS operators

The two largest operators of online daily fantasy sports contests in the US face over 80 class actions.

Cap on German sports betting license ruled illegal

A court in Germany deemed illegal the 20-license cap on sports betting licenses under the country’s Interstate Treaty on Gambling.

Despite unfavourable ruling, VictoryLand will reopen

Owner Milton McGregor affirmed during a press conference inside the shuttered casino, he will reopen “by the summer.”