Tag Archives: rivers casino
- Pennsylvania gaming board fines 4 casinos with $80K fines
November 18, 2016
The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has slapped four casino operators with a total of $82,500 fines for various violations. USNewswire identified the four casino operators levied with fine as Holdings Acquisitions Co. LP, operator of the Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh; SugarHouse HSP Gaming, LP, operator of the SugarHouse Casino...
- Pennsylvania slots revenue rises second straight year; Rivers sues over slots tax
July 7, 2016
Pennsylvania casinos’ annual slots revenue rose for the second year in a row although the total fell short of the state’s all-time record. According to figures released Thursday by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, the state’s 12 licensed slots operators generated revenue of $2.39b in the 12 months ending June...
- Illinois’s Rivers Casino slapped with $2M fine
September 3, 2015
State regulators slapped Rivers Casino in Illinois with a $2 million fine due to lax control over gaming promotions, among other things. News outlet NBC Chicago reported that Illinois Gaming Board investigators came down hard on the casino’s gaming promotions that they said were either not done properly or were staged without...
- Croupier charged over lucky number; casino fine ruled unconstitutional
August 20, 2014
It’s been a bad summer if you’re a casino cheat. On Tuesday, 40-year-old Cleveland native Vaughan Perry was indicted on charges he’d engaged in sketchy activity on 139 separate occasions at Horseshoe Casino Cleveland. The Ohio Casino Control Commission said Perry was caught cheating at the Horseshoe’s blackjack tables in...
- One drunk gambler sues Downtown Grand, another defecates on Rivers Casino
March 6, 2014
A Canadian woman has lost her lawsuit against the British Columbia Lottery Corporation, who she claimed were responsible for her having lost over $330k at two BCLC-managed casinos. Ross originally sued BCLC back in 2010, arguing that the casinos had failed to stop her from gambling, even though Ross had...
- UK Politician Suggests Female Poker Players Are Not Competitive Enough; Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh Facing Allegations of Racism
August 26, 2013
A friend once told me that a comment cannot be deemed sexist if it is the truth, and this is the same argument that the UKIP Treasurer, Stuart Wheeler, is using to back his assertions that women are not competitive enough to be handed the top jobs in the boardroom....
Fedor Holz On Why His Future Will be Away From Poker
July 18, 2016
European Poker Tour London Day 3: Martin Kozlov Leads The Final 45
October 10, 2013