Tag Archives: united nations
- US feds probe Ng Lap Seng’s possible link to mysterious Chinese spy
August 22, 2016
Remember Ng Lap Seng? The Macau billionaire who has been charged with bribing a UN diplomat is now being linked to another businessman believed to be operating as an intelligence agent for China. Ng is currently standing trial in New York on allegations that he bribed the now-deceased former General...
- United Nations says online gambling to blame for increase in match-fixing
April 16, 2015
New York bookie Joseph Ruff has been sentenced to 41 months in prison for his illegal sports betting activity. The 32-year-old Ruff, who was arrested by federal authorities last June, pled guilty in December to charges of illegal gambling, money laundering conspiracy and extortion. The credit betting ring took wagers...
- Antigua PM Gaston Browne references online gambling during UN speech
September 27, 2014
Antiguan Prime Minister Gaston Browne (pictured, surrounded by Obamas) may have become the first world leader to reference online gambling during a speech to the United Nations General Assembly. On Thursday, Browne made his inaugural address to the UN after being voted into power three months ago. A good portion...
Charges dropped against Calvin Ayre, Bodog and friends
July 14, 2017
UIGEA, 6 Years Later
October 15, 2012