Tag Archives: prostitution
- Stanley Ho’s nephew guilty of sexual exploitation, cleared of triad charge
March 17, 2016
The nephew of Macau casino icon Stanley Ho has been convicted for his role in a prostitution ring run out of a Macau hotel. On Thursday, Macau’s Court of First Instance sentenced Alan Ho (pictured, in cuffs) to 13 months in prison after finding him guilty of sexual exploitation. However,...
- US military personnel charged gambling and escorts to gov’t credit cards
May 7, 2015
What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas, unless you’re a Pentagon employee using a government credit card to gamble and hire prostitutes. On Wednesday, Politico reported that a Defense Department audit had flagged numerous instances of civilian and military personnel using government credit cards to gamble in Las Vegas and...
- Macau busts another prostitution ring
March 18, 2015
Macau police have broken up a major prostitution ring, the second such high-profile bust since the year started. On Wednesday, Macau officials announced the arrests of 42 individuals, including one alleged ‘kingpin’ who was just 17 years old. The suspects include 36 alleged gang members, three relatives of gang members...
- Red Wire: Decriminalize It!
July 22, 2014
Politicians do dumb things all the time. This is one of the main reasons cable news exists—to let us know when those stupid things happen and we can all pile on. Occasionally, politicians will try to do something dumb and, in their infinite dumbness, end up doing something smart by...
- The Red Wire: Return Of The Night Of The Super Bowl Sex Slaves
January 28, 2014
Like some kind of twisted spinoff from Tyler Durden’s Fight Club, hundreds of thousands of American men are living a secret underground life. Every year at the conclusion of football season they hug their kids, kiss their wives goodbye, and head off for a week of escape from their workaday...
- ASIA: MGM new venue coming soon; Sheldon bites back; NagaCorp profits rise
August 9, 2012
MGM China could have a new venue up by 2015 if Macau’s government approves their land-grant application. Jim Murren told Reuters that he expects the new venue to break ground “this year” and it would mean a late 2015 opening. He added: "The infrastructure that is being employed in Macau...
Sheldon Adelson loses $622m, likely under the sofa cushions
March 22, 2017
Newest Cambodian casino was NOT built in Thailand nat’l park
March 21, 2017
New Cambodia border casino sparks trade war with Thailand
April 19, 2017