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Michael Kremski, left; Robert Murray, right (booking photos)

Two Face Charges In Flint Video Poker Bust

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has filed several charges against two Flint area men accused of running an illegal video poker operation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2011

Woman gets 37 months in Federal prison for embezzling almost $600K. (File Photo)

Woman Sentenced For Embezzling Nearly $600K

A woman who admitted embezzling about $600,000 from a Grand Rapids bank has been sentenced to 37 months in federal prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2011

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Campaign Wants Seven New Casinos In Michigan

A campaign is trying to gather more than 300,000 petition signatures from people who would support building seven new casinos in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2011

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WSU Study: Three Categories Of Addicted Gamblers

A new study by researchers at Wayne State University found that addicted gamblers fall into three different groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2011

Federal Court Building in Detroit 1-10-11

Points-Shaving Charges Land Ex-Football Player In Fed. Court

A former University of Toledo football player pleads guilty in Federal Court in Detroit to points-shaving charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/20/2011

Valenti And Foster – Is Gambling The Reason Football Is So Popuar?

Do you watch football just for the love of the game? Or do you have money on it?

09/02/2010

Greektown Casino Sues Original Investor

Greektown Casino in Detroit has filed a $7 million civil suit against original investor Dimitrios Papas. The Detroit News reports Tuesday that the suit claims at least $1.5 million in unpaid gambling debts.

07/13/2010

Lottery Boycott This Weekend?

Some gamblers in Metro Detroit won’t be able to play the lottery again this weekend as bar owners protest the state’s anti-smoking law. 

07/09/2010

Study: Older Adults Vulnerable to Gambling Problems

Anne Osmer Reporting   New research conducted by Wayne State University’s Institute of Gerontology verifies that one in five older adults who go to casinos display problem gambling behaviors

05/27/2010

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