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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

Police Bust Illegal Restaurant Gambling Operation

Three men are facing charges for allegedly conducting an illegal gambling operation out of a Sterling Heights restaurant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2013

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Soaring Eagle Casino Plans ‘Play For Free’ Website

The Soaring Eagle Casino is planning a new website that won’t take bets for money unless Congress changes restrictions on online gambling.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2013

Trey Burke #3 of the Michigan Wolverines grimaces after missing a three point shot with 14 seconds left in the game against the Ohio State Buckeyes that would have given Michigan the lead on January 13, 2013 at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Michigan 56-53. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images

Weekend Gambling Guarantee Guide

Wondering what’s going to happen this weekend?

97.1 The Ticket–02/22/2013

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Supreme Court Rules Casino Proposal Will Go To A Vote

The Michigan Supreme Court has reversed a Court of Appeals ruling and called for a casino proposal to be put on the November ballot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/24/2012

Appeals Court Shoots Down Casino Ballot Proposal

The state appeals court has sided with a group opposing the expansion of casino gambling in Michigan and ordered that a petition allowing new casinos not go before voters.

08/14/2012

Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson (Photo by Aaron Tam/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Why Is China’s Largest Foreign Investor Spending So Much Money On Our Elections?

Sheldon Adelson, the largest foreign investor in China, has invested tens of millions of dollars in influencing the 2012 election and has vowed to spend $100 million to put his thumb on the scale for Mitt Romney in November.

07/20/2012

Westland Woman Claims Gambling Addiction Led To Theft

A Westland woman is going to prison for nearly three years for embezzling more than $600,000 from her employer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2012

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