Tag Archives: utah
- America’s oldest tribal casino found in Utah cave; Soboba slot space-bound
June 2, 2015
Archaeologists believe a cave in Utah may contain the remnants of North America’s oldest tribal casino. Among the artifacts found in the cave near Great Salt Lake are hundreds of primitive dice and carved sticks, hoops and darts dating from the late 13th century. The University of Alberta’s Prof. Jack...
- Red Wire: Gay Marriage Non-Decision A Good Sign For Freedom
October 7, 2014
The Supreme Court made big news yesterday. Usually that happens when it hands down an awful decision supporting state power, but this time it was the court’s decision to dismiss appeals and not take a case that made the headlines. County clerks in Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin had...
- Harry Reid denies involvement with Jeremy Johnson
January 15, 2013
Senate majority leader Harry Reid has denied any involvement in a deal that would have seen a federal investigation into Utah businessman and philanthropist Jeremy Johnson disappear. Johnson told the Salt Lake Tribune that in 2010 a top official in the Utah attorney general’s office came to an agreement to...
- Utah guv warns feds to back off poker regs; PPA’s Black Friday Money Bomb
April 11, 2012
The general consensus in the United States seems to be that there will be no concerted push for regulated online poker at the federal level until the lame duck session of Congress following November’s elections. But that hasn’t stopped some of the players on either side of the debate from...
- Ireland’s lottery tender; Mega Millions chicanery; laggard states benefit neighbors
April 6, 2012
Ireland’s government has announced it will hold a competition for a 20-year license to run the National Lottery. The An Post National Lottery Company has run the lottery since 2001, and the government recently extended its current license to June 2013 to give potential new applicants time to get a...
- US state NGO warns feds to respect states’ rights to regulate online poker
March 3, 2012
Yet another shot has been fired in the ongoing turf war between the US federal government and the individual states over who gets to regulate online poker. The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL), a bipartisan non-governmental organization whose mandate includes ensuring the collective wishes of state legislatures are heard...
Caesars, Gamblit testing skill-based games in Las Vegas
March 30, 2017
Pats owner’s casino ties expose NFL’s gambling hypocrisy
April 25, 2017