Tag Archives: zhenli ye gon
- Adelson rails against reefer as Sands’ former VIP/alleged meth dealer extradited
October 19, 2016
Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson is doling out millions to keep US states from decriminalizing marijuana use just as one of his former high-rolling gamblers is extradited to Mexico to face drug-related charges. There are five US states – Arizona, California, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada – that have recreational marijuana referendums...
- Las Vegas Sands to pay DOJ $47.4m for alleged Mexican meth money transfers
August 28, 2013
US casino operator Las Vegas Sands has taken legal action to evict a salacious tenant from its Palazzo property in Las Vegas. Sands attorneys have filed an injunction to prevent the operators of The Act nightclub from putting on their adult-themed entertainment, which consists of performers donning strap-on dildos and...
- Las Vegas Sands, DoJ discussing settlement of money laundering investigation
October 30, 2012
Casino operator Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) and the US Department of Justice are discussing a possible settlement of a DoJ investigation into whether LVS’ dealings with a couple casino whales broke US money-laundering laws. In August, the DoJ revealed it was conducting the probe into LVS’ relationship with Zhenli...
- US authorities investigating Las Vegas Sands over money laundering concerns
August 5, 2012
Ironic as it may seem, US President Barack Obama and declared Obama antagonist/Las Vegas Sands chairman Sheldon Adelson share the same birthday: Aug. 4. Obama turned 51 years old on Saturday while Adelson turned 79. To honor Obama’s birthday, cheeky Republicans sent the President a cake bearing his likeness and...
Charges dropped against Calvin Ayre, Bodog and friends
July 14, 2017
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017
Sheldon Adelson loses $622m, likely under the sofa cushions
March 22, 2017