- Appeals court rules against online gambling firm's founder Updated: Jul-30-15 1:25 pm
ST. LOUIS - A federal appeals court has rejected attempts by the founder of a former online betting site to avoid paying $36 million in delinquent taxes and penalties, dismissing claims that his plea deal in a related criminal case precluded the government from pursuing the debt.
- Running mob-connected sports betting site leads to prison Updated: Jul-28-15 3:02 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - A 78-year-old New Jersey who ran an illegal sports betting website connected to the Genovese organized crime family has been sentenced to prison.
- State issues video gambling licenses to illegal operators Updated: Jul-21-15 5:30 pm
CHICAGO - The Illinois Gaming Board has issued licenses to run video-gambling machines to several people with ties to crime and illegal gambling, according to the Chicago Tribune.
- Reputed NY mob leader sentenced to 2 years in gambling biz Updated: Jul-11-15 7:35 pm
WHITE PLAINS, New York - A reputed mob member has been sentenced to just over 2 years in prison for running an illegal gambling business.