Daily Journal masthead
follow in feedlyrss feed
Stories with subject: Illegal gambling
  • NY court hears arguments on fantasy sports story has photos
    Updated: Nov-25-15 4:39 pm

    NEW YORK - A judge said Wednesday he would not take long to rule on a motion by New York's top law enforcement official to stop the country's two biggest daily fantasy sports companies from operating following two hours of arguments in a packed Manhattan courtroom.

  • FBI agent in Chinatown probe to spend another day on stand 
    Updated: Nov-19-15 12:19 am

    SAN FRANCISCO - Jurors in the murder and racketeering trial of a key defendant in a San Francisco Chinatown crime probe are set to hear another day of testimony from one of the prosecution's main witnesses - an FBI agent who posed as an East Coast mobster interested in laundering proceeds from illegal sports betting and marijuana cultivation.

  • Editorials from around New York 
    Updated: Nov-18-15 10:41 am

    Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New York's newspapers:

  • Ex-NYPD detective who ran illegal poker games gets probation 
    Updated: Nov-07-15 10:51 am

    NEW YORK - A former New York City police detective who worked as an undercover has been sentenced to probation for running illegal poker games out of his home.

  • Vegas man gets probation, fine in illegal online poker case 
    Updated: Nov-03-15 3:32 pm

    LAS VEGAS - A Las Vegas professional gambler and former operator of the bitcoin online poker site "Seals with Clubs" was fined $25,000 and placed on up to two years of probation on Tuesday after pleading guilty to a criminal charge of operating an unlicensed interactive gambling system.

  • Harry Reid says daily fantasy sports can't police itself 
    Updated: Oct-30-15 7:14 pm

    LAS VEGAS - Nevada Sen. Harry Reid is calling daily fantasy sports sites "unregulated, illegal gambling" and says in a statement that self-regulation the industry desires won't be enough.

  • NYC grand jury indicts 17 people in NY, CA, NV gambling ring 
    Updated: Oct-28-15 3:34 pm

    NEW YORK - A Queens grand jury has indicted 17 people from New York, California and Nevada in connection with a sports gambling ring that authorities allege booked more than $32 million in bets a year.