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Another Down Month for Area Casinos

The biggest decline was at Lumiere Place in downtown St. Louis, where revenue dropped nearly 18 percent. Gambling revenue has fallen at the metropolitan St. Louis casinos every month this year.


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Nixon Vetoes Bill Changing Underage Gambling Laws

Nixon said the bill would have weakened laws that keep minors out of casinos, though the industry had promoted the measure as a greater deterrent to underage gambling.


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Quinn Approves of Illinois Gambling Expansion Plan

Quinn says its “imperative” that the gaming board oversees a Chicago casino as well as slot machine that could end up in Chicago’s two airports.



Gamblers Could get Loans for Chips at Casinos

The organization Stop Predatory Gambling opposes the loan idea.


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Quinn Vetoes 2011 Gaming Expansion Legislation

Gov. Pat Quinn has vetoed a piece of old gambling legislation that would have added five new casinos and more slot machines.


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Illinois State Senator Expects ‘Rapid Pace’ For Gambling Bill

While not ruling out anything, Sen. Terry Link said it would be similar to his previous proposal of five new casinos.


SFYFL Coaches Arrested

9 Charged in Fla. Youth Football Gambling Ring

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities have arrested nine people, including several coaches, they say were gambling on youth football games and setting point spreads. Broward Sheriff’s officials searched two alleged gambling houses Monday where […]

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Wide receiver Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks wrestles with cornerback M.D. Jennings #43 of the Green Bay Packers after making a catch in the end zone to defeat the Green Bay Packers 14-12 on a controversial call by the officials at CenturyLink Field on September 24, 2012 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Casino Offers Refunds on Seattle-Green Bay Game

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Vegas Books: $300M+ Changed Hands with NFL Call

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New Illinois Gambling Expansion Could Come Next Year

“When I vetoed the legislation before, it did not have dedicated earmarked money for education and I think that’s absolutely required,” Quinn said.





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