Gambling Definitions Could Affect Horse Racing Tracks

The wording of a definition in Indiana‘s gambling regulations is playing a key role in the debate over whether to allow full-fledged casinos at horse-racing tracks. Hoosier Park and Indiana Grand already have blackjack and roulette, even though the law grants them only slot machines. What they have are electronic versions, with a video dealer…

Illinois Gambling Expansion Would Legalize Web Gambling

Should Internet gambling be allowed in the state of Illinois? That’s the question lawmakers and Governor. Pat Quinn will have to consider as part of the latest gambling expansion proposal in the General Assembly. A lot of people we talked to in Rock Island, near Jumer’s Casino, said they would like to see support for…

Zynga Launches Internet Gambling in UK

  Zynga will take the plunge into real-money gambling on Wednesday when it will begin offering poker and casino-style games in Britain in partnership with Bwin.party Digital Entertainment. The launch, announced Tuesday, marks Zynga’s first foray into online gambling, which it hopes can help reverse a steady decline in revenue as users dwindle for its…

The legacy of Texas’ lone legal casino

AGLE PASS, Texas (KXAN) – While state lawmakers have squabbled over gambling in Texas for decades, a small casino operation has quietly popped up along the Mexican border, helping a local Indian tribe win big. Twice a week, the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas is able to open the doors to its health clinic to…