Australian State Takes ‘Unprecedented Step’ as Crown Melbourne Retains Casino License

Australian State Takes ‘Unprecedented Step’ as Crown Melbourne Retains Casino License

Crown keeps Melbourne license The government of the Australian state of Victoria has allowed operator Crown Resorts to keep its Melbourne casino license in response to the findings of the state’s royal commission. illegal, dishonest, unethical and exploitative” The Victoria government received the Crown Melbourne report by royal commissioner Ray Finkelstein on October 15. His…

Minnesota: Gambler Faces Restitution-or-Jail Deadline, $300k Casino Thief Gets Prison

Minnesota: Gambler Faces Restitution-or-Jail Deadline, $300k Casino Thief Gets Prison

Two Minnesota women Two Minnesota women hit the casino-related crime headlines this week, one for trying to buy time to avoid prison, and the other for being about to proceed directly there. Shawn Marie Luedtke, 54 — who pleaded guilty to the theft of almost $40,000 in gambling funds from the coffers of the Garrison…

Connecticut Gamblers to Get Full Access to 24-7 Online Sports Betting and Casino

Connecticut Gamblers to Get Full Access to 24-7 Online Sports Betting and Casino

Full launch in a few hours After residents in Connecticut whet their online sports betting and iCasino appetites during a one-week soft launch, the full feast will now be on the table 24-7. Governor Ned Lamont took to Twitter on Monday to announce the full rollout of online sports wagering and iCasino in the state…

Rush Street Interactive Enters Canadian Market With Social Gaming Launch

Rush Street Interactive Enters Canadian Market With Social Gaming Launch

A wide-ranging offering Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has entered the Canadian market for the first time with the launch of its CASINO4FUN social gaming platform in Ontario. The free-to-play sportsbook and online casino are now accessible to people in the province who are at least 19 years old through BetRivers.net. RSI plans to launch a…

Golden Nugget Online Gaming Launches in Virginia and West Virginia

Golden Nugget Online Gaming Launches in Virginia and West Virginia

New launches in two states Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG) has launched an online sportsbook in Virginia, as well as an online casino and sportsbook in West Virginia. The sportsbooks are utilizing the Scientific Games OpenBet technology. GNOG will also avail of the integration of a total risk and liability management offering from Don Best…