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  • PlayUp Seeks to Go Public Through Merger With Bradley Tusk Company
    by Steve Bittenbender on September 26, 2022 at 7:01 am

    Australian sports betting and online gaming operator PlayUp, which is seeking to grow in the US, announced late last week that it entered into “a business combination agreement” with a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) in a move that will make it a publicly traded company on the NASDAQ exchange. The transaction with Irish-based IG The post PlayUp Seeks to Go Public Through Merger With Bradley Tusk Company appeared first on Casino.org.

  • iGaming Experts Discuss Why Online Casino Expansion Has Lagged Sports Betting Growth
    by Devin O'Connor on September 26, 2022 at 5:38 am

    iGaming, which includes online slot machines and interactive table games, is legal in only six states. Those six states have won more than $9.6 billion from gamblers through their regulated internet casinos, generating hundreds of millions of dollars in annual tax revenue. At last week’s East Coast Gaming Congress (ECGC) at the Hard Rock Hotel The post iGaming Experts Discuss Why Online Casino Expansion Has Lagged Sports Betting Growth appeared first on Casino.org.

  • Jake Paul Faces Defamation Suit After Saying Boxing Promoter Paid Off Judge
    by Steve Bittenbender on September 25, 2022 at 10:51 pm

    Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn wasted little time in filing a defamation lawsuit against Jake Paul just days after the fighter, social media star, and Betr cofounder accused Hearn of paying off a judge in two fights. Hearn and his Matchroom Boxing outfit filed a lawsuit against Paul on Friday in a New York federal courthouse. The post Jake Paul Faces Defamation Suit After Saying Boxing Promoter Paid Off Judge appeared first on Casino.org.

  • Playstudios, SciPlay Vulnerable in Recession, Says Bank of America
    by Todd Shriber on September 25, 2022 at 8:54 pm

    A recession is likely to adversely affect video game sales. History proves as much and that precedent pertains to social casino companies and their stocks. Potentially, that’s bad news for the likes of Playstudios (NASDAQ:MYPS), Playtika (NASDAQ:PLTK) and SciPlay (NASDAQ:SCPL). In a recent report, Bank of America economists push out recession expectations to the first The post Playstudios, SciPlay Vulnerable in Recession, Says Bank of America appeared first on Casino.org.

  • Scarlet Pearl Casino Shooter Sought by Cops, Murder Suspect’s Car Set on Fire
    by Ed Silverstein on September 25, 2022 at 4:51 pm

    Mississippi police are on the hunt for two suspects in last week’s deadly shooting at the Scarlet Pearl Casino. A stolen car connected to the crime was located in nearby Alabama. It had been set ablaze. The dark blue Nissan Altima caught the attention of police after it was seen in a surveillance video at The post Scarlet Pearl Casino Shooter Sought by Cops, Murder Suspect’s Car Set on Fire appeared first on Casino.org.

  • Las Vegas DUI Suspects Subject to Immediate Blood Draws as of Oct. 1
    by Corey Levitan on September 25, 2022 at 4:24 pm

    Beginning next month, anyone suspected of driving under the influence (DUI) in Las Vegas can have their blood drawn on the spot. That’s when phlebotomists will patrol with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department seven nights a week to collect blood samples at traffic stops and accidents. Currently, the blood-taking medical specialists work 10-hour shifts The post Las Vegas DUI Suspects Subject to Immediate Blood Draws as of Oct. 1 appeared first on Casino.org.

  • What Are the Age Restrictions to Gamble in the United States?
    by Pauly McGuire on September 25, 2022 at 4:10 pm

    There is not a consensus age requirement for gambling in the United States. Gaming rules and age restrictions are different, depending on the type of gambling in specific states and on tribal lands. Casino.org created a quick list of gambling age requirements to clarify any questions you might have if you’re headed to a casino, The post What Are the Age Restrictions to Gamble in the United States? appeared first on Casino.org.

  • Rapid City Casino Bandit Still on the Lam in South Dakota, Cash Stolen
    by Ed Silverstein on September 25, 2022 at 2:57 pm

    Rapid City, South Dakota cops continue to search for the armed robber who stole an unspecified amount of money from a local casino. The heist took place last Sunday. No one was injured. Police revealed a sole bandit entered the 777 Casino at about 4 p.m. He pulled out a firearm and demanded that an The post Rapid City Casino Bandit Still on the Lam in South Dakota, Cash Stolen appeared first on Casino.org.

  • Venetian Las Vegas Theft of Torah Scroll Ends With Its Return Hours Before Jewish Holiday
    by Ed Silverstein on September 25, 2022 at 1:40 pm

    The recent return of a stolen Torah scroll is being described as a Las Vegas miracle. It comes just hours before the start of the Jewish new year. The Torah, which has the handwritten text of the five books of the Hebrew Bible, was stolen on June 12 from The Venetian on the Las Vegas The post Venetian Las Vegas Theft of Torah Scroll Ends With Its Return Hours Before Jewish Holiday appeared first on Casino.org.

  • Albert Pujols Joins Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron in Exclusive 700 HR Club
    by Pauly McGuire on September 24, 2022 at 6:01 pm

    St. Louis Cardinals slugger Albert Pujols made history last night when he became only the fourth player in Major League Baseball history to hit 700 home runs. Pujols joined Hank Aaron, Babe Ruth, and Barry Bonds as the only members of the super-exclusive club. Pujols hit two home runs against his former team, the Los The post Albert Pujols Joins Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron in Exclusive 700 HR Club appeared first on Casino.org.

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  • Pragmatic Play leaps into action with new Wild Hop & Drop online slot; Bingo suite now live in key LatAm markets via Esterlabet
    by K Morrison on September 25, 2022 at 9:20 pm

    A virtual slot-making machine, Pragmatic Play has released its sixth new title this month, seven if you count the Power Jackpot makeover of its classic Wolf Gold hit from 2017, having recently launched Wild Hop & Drop. There are plenty of lively features in this cluster pays grid slot, including a screen full of cheerful

  • Relax Gaming launches highly anticipated online slot Money Train 3
    by Sadonna Price on September 25, 2022 at 12:06 pm

    Top-rated online content supplier Relax Gaming has announced the release of the much-anticipated online slot Money Train 3. The new action-packed title offers high volatility with a maximum prize of 100,000x the bet plus quality features. Follow the four main characters on the train once again as they ride across the post-apocalyptic world. Necromancer, Collector,

  • Unique fusion for the new ImmorTails of Egypt video slot from Play‘n GO
    by Adam Morgan on September 24, 2022 at 1:16 pm

    Swedish online casino games developer Play‘n GO has announced the launch of its new five-reel ImmorTails of Egypt video slot featuring the innovative thematic mash-up of ancient Egypt and kittens. The Stockholm-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to describe its latest three-row advance as ‘hiss-tory in the making’ with the game’s Sekhmet, Bastet,

  • 1X2 Network grows audience in Denmark via iGaming content deal with RoyalCasino online casino
    by K Morrison on September 23, 2022 at 6:51 pm

    Leading content provider and aggregator 1×2 Network has increased its footprint in the Dutch regulated market after inking a content agreement with Denmark’s only land-based and online casino, RoyalCasino.  The new alliance has made the diverse games library of the UK-based online gaming content pioneer’s 1x2gaming development arm and its Iron Dog Studio subsidiary, available

  • Relocation proposal for New Hampshire’s charitable Concord Casino
    by Adam Morgan on September 23, 2022 at 6:49 pm

    In the eastern American state of New Hampshire and the owner of the charitable Concord Casino has reportedly proposed moving the operation to a new site so as to be able to create more jobs and bring in additional tax revenues. According to a Thursday report from the Concord Monitor newspaper, the official pitch from

  • United States iGaming giants partner up on new responsible gaming initiative
    by Adam Morgan on September 23, 2022 at 6:47 pm

    Some of the most prominent online casino and sportsbetting operators in the United States have reportedly announced that they are teaming up in the country’s first industry-led campaign to raise responsible gaming standards. The group encompassing DraftKings Incorporated, Bally’s Corporation and FanDuel Group used an official Thursday press release to detail that the new operation

  • Top Online Casinos & Real Money Games For US Players 2022
    by K Morrison on September 23, 2022 at 1:27 pm

    Legal online gambling is exploding in the U.S. and new real money online casinos are popping up everywhere. If you’re lucky, you might win some cash, but you’ll need to tread carefully because not every operator on the internet is on the up and up. It can be easy to be seduced by slick marketing

  • Macau trial hears more Suncity Group ‘side betting’ allegations
    by Adam Morgan on September 23, 2022 at 1:25 pm

    In Macau and the trial of the 21 individuals being charged with various illegal gaming, fraud, money laundering and criminal association infractions has reportedly again heard testimony relating to the alleged prevalence of ‘side betting’ activities within the enclave’s many casinos. According to a Thursday report from GGRAsia, defendant Cheong Chi Kin admitted to being

  • GGPoker and WSOP ready to launch new online poker room in Ontario September 30
    by Sadonna Price on September 23, 2022 at 1:24 pm

    Online poker players in Ontario will welcome a new platform later this month as the World Series of Poker (WSOP) and GGPoker prepare to launch WSOP.ca on September 30. The new platform was originally supposed to launch in April but was delayed to this month. The site will function via GGPoker software and players who

  • GGPoker announces upcoming Mini Million$ event set for this October
    by Sadonna Price on September 23, 2022 at 1:22 pm

    One of the most popular online poker events at GGPoker is the Super MILLION$. This event takes place weekly and offers many prizes, with a huge $10,300 buy-in. Of course, this event is a bit out of reach for most players. So, GGPoker also offers lower buy-in options for budgeted players. In October, the online