gambling

istockphoto

Bills Would Codify Emergency Rules For Charity Poker Rooms

New legislation would let charitable gambling events continue in Michigan once emergency rules expire this summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2015

(credit: istock)

Click For Big Bucks! You Can Now Play Lottery Games Online In Michigan

Players can link their lottery account directly to a debit card, credit card or bank account to deposit funds for playing online.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2015

Jockey Chris Symons riding Sweet Ella wins Race 2 the No Fuss Solutions Plate during Thoroughbred Club Cup Day at Caulfield Racecourse on March 24, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)

Thoroughbred Horse Racing Makes Its Return To Hazel Park

Stoman said “back in the day” Hazel Park Raceway would have a million dollars in “live handle” — bets on local races.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2014

(credit: istock)

Injunction Stops New Rules For Charitable Gambling

A judge has stopped new regulations on Las Vegas-style charitable gambling events in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2014

(credit: istock)

Michigan Charitable Gambling Rules Take Effect

The Michigan Gaming Control Board put into place rules reining in Las Vegas-style charitable gambling events that regulators say have run amok and charities say are an important source of income.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2014

istockphoto

Snyder, Lawmakers At Odds Over Charitable Gambling

Twenty-two sites have been closed for illegal gambling since 2010, and in recent days authorities found a poker hall where two of four dealers were felons.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2014

(credit: istockphoto)

Michigan AG Announces Charges Against 3 Dearborn Men For Racketeering

Fraser police uncovered an illegal sports gambling operation and now the state attorney general’s office is announcing charges against three Dearborn men.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2014

istockphoto

Crackdown On Charity Poker Rooms Brings Backlash

At stake is the future of “millionaire parties,” casino-style events where nonprofits split cash proceeds with unlicensed poker rooms.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2013

Police Find Suspected Illegal Gambling Near Flint

Flint-area police say they confiscated 50 video slot machines after a raid on a suspected illegal gambling operation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2013

Anti-Gambling Pill Shows Promise

Can overcoming gambling addiction be as simple as popping a pill?

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013

more