Dave Gordon

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May 01

Nevada officials to hold

LOS ANGELES, July 11 – Nevada gaming officials will host two days of expert panels later this month in their first effort to understand the issues they will face if and when online gaming becomes legal in the U.S., the chairman of the state’s gaming commission said on ThursdayThe forum, which begins July 31, …

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Mar 14

New Jersey Bill

The new bill that would permit Atlantic City casinos to offer Internet gambling contains strong provisions for protecting playersThe bill was filed last week two Republicans in the New Jersey Assembly, the state’s lower houseThe bill would legalize what it calls “remote live gaming.” That means the casinos could use streaming video …

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Apr 25

Pros and Cons

Nevada may soon regulate Internet gambling and allow land-based casinos like Caesar’s Palace and MGM Grand to operate online casinosWhat can players expect when gambling at Nevada-regulated Internet casinos and how will these casinos be different from existing unregulated, offshore Web casinos? Let’s look at a few of the possible pros and cons of …

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Mar 28

Investors punish gaming

Investor jitters over the Las Vegas gambling industry’s prospects in 2001 continued after the state Gaming Control Board reported Wednesday that Nevada’s gaming win fell 3.2 percent in November, its second decline in three monthsGaming investors reacted continuing their sell-off of the city’s largest casino operatorsOn Wednesday, Mandalay Resort Group dropped 94 …

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