Tag Archives: BetOnSports
- US, Swiss governments agree to split $49m seized from BetOnSports’ Gary Kaplan
November 24, 2015
Crime doesn’t pay, unless you’re a national government with the power to seize assets you deem to be the proceeds of criminal activity. On Tuesday, Switzerland’s justice ministry announced that the Swiss government and their United States counterparts would share around $49m that formerly belonged to Gary Kaplan, the founder...
- BetOnSports founder Gary Kaplan loses appeal of $36m back tax judgment
July 29, 2015
The former owner of defunct online gambling site BetOnSports has lost his bid to reduce his $36m tax bill. On Wednesday, a three-judge panel of the Eighth Circuit US Court of Appeals rejected Gary Kaplan’s bid to overturn a a $36m back tax and penalties judgment levied against him. BetOnSports...
- US Tax Court rules against Gary Kaplan, $36M tax bill stands
March 17, 2014
Gary Kaplan thought he had his legal problems taken cared of when he settled with the US government for $44 million to go with a 51-month prison sentence for the illegal bookmaking, racketeering, mail fraud, and using wire communications charges filed against him in 2007. Turns out, his problems aren't...
- BetonSports.com domain sold to former Gary Kaplan associate
December 19, 2013
BetonSports.com, the domain name of the online gambling site shut down by the US government in 2006, has been sold. The once mighty domain name was sold this week via registrar GoDaddy for a mere $4,900 to a Costa Rica resident named Deana Morley. Morley was once the president of...
- BetOnline.com, Dalton Wagner’s BetonSports.com Baby
September 12, 2012
It’s been about six years since sports bettors were screwed over by one of the biggest swindles in the history of the gambling industry. The wheels started falling off the Bet on Sports bus in August 2006, leading to its total collapse in October of the same year. Both BoS...
- BetOnSports’ Norm Steinberg pleads guilty to conspiracy, gets probation
December 17, 2010
Norman Steinberg, considered the number three man at defunct online gambling operator BetOnSports, has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to a conspiracy charge in a Missouri courtroom. Steinberg, aka Tom Miller/David Norman, voluntarily left his home in Costa Rica to attend the 90-minute court appearance in St. Louis,...
BetUS owners reaping what they’ve sown
August 18, 2010
David Carruthers Sentenced
January 8, 2010
BetonSports.com domain sold to former Gary Kaplan associate
December 19, 2013