Tag Archives: illegal poker game
- California card rooms’ federal bust ends in 25 indictments
December 10, 2015
More than two dozen people were arrested in a massive illegal gambling ring that authorities said netted $10 million in profits from sports betting, poker and other high-stakes games played at a swanky rented mansion in California. A two-year long federal probe ended early Wednesday morning, when law enforcement officers...
- Retired NYPD sergeant found guilty of dealing cards at illegal poker den
April 10, 2015
A retired New York City police sergeant has been convicted for acting as a dealer at illegal poker games on Staten Island. On Thursday, 55-year-old Ralph Mastrantonio (pictured left) was convicted in a Brooklyn federal courthouse on charges of illegal gambling and conspiracy for his work at a poker den...
- Staten Island Illegal Poker Game: Sentencing Continues
January 12, 2015
A Little League Coach has avoided jail time, in connection with an illegally run poker game in Staten Island, after a Federal Judge sentenced him to two years of probation. It seems the New York Federal Judges aren’t as crazy as some of the laws they have to abide by....
- Illegal Poker Game in Georgia: Six People Indicted
January 6, 2015
Six men from Albany, Georgia have been indicted after being accused of running an illegal gambling game in the state. 12 other men face misdemeanor charges. Six men from Albany, Georgia have been indicted by a Dougherty County grand jury, after being accused in the summer of illegal gambling, and...
- A little poker and weed not Ok in South Carolina
June 10, 2010
A nice little poker game, some Mary Jane a couple brews, sounds like a good time, there’s only one problem, it isn’t California, it’s South Carolina, where that shit doesn’t fly. Read more.
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