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Legal Gambling: Regulators, Legislators and Courts

#2008-2 © Copyright 2008, all rights reserved worldwide. Gambling and the Law® is a registered trademark of Professor I Nelson Rose, www.GamblingAndTheLaw.com The U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has issued the latest, but undoubtedly not the last, decision in...

Taxes On Poker Tourneys Under $5,000

#2008-3 © Copyright 2008, all rights reserved worldwide. Gambling and the Law® is a registered trademark of Professor I Nelson Rose, www.GamblingAndTheLaw.com “The taxman’s taken all my dough” Sunny Afternoon The Kinks. The Internal Revenue Service has accidentally...

Bingo And The Presidential Race

#2008-4 © Copyright 2008, all rights reserved worldwide. Gambling and the Law® is a registered trademark of Professor I Nelson Rose, www.GamblingAndTheLaw.com For far more than 200 years, the federal government has let the states decide what their public policy toward...

Internet Gambling And The Presidential Race

#2008-4 © Copyright 2008, all rights reserved worldwide. Gambling and the Law® is a registered trademark of Professor I Nelson Rose, www.GamblingAndTheLaw.com For far more than 200 years, the federal government has let the states decide what their public policy toward...

The Casino of the Immediate Future

#8-05 © Copyright 2009, all rights reserved worldwide. Gambling and the Law® is a registered trademark of Professor I Nelson Rose, www.GamblingAndTheLaw.com The casino of the future can be found today, in countries like Vietnam and Cambodia. Many countries have...

Lottery: Don’t Finish This Book

#08-11 © Copyright 2009, all rights reserved worldwide. Gambling and the Law® is a registered trademark of Professor I Nelson Rose, www.GamblingAndTheLaw.com. There ought to be a law prohibiting anyone from writing a book about gambling who does not know how to make a...

How to Handle Slot-Walkers

#2008-12 © Copyright 2008, all rights reserved worldwide. Gambling and the Law® is a registered trademark of Professor I Nelson Rose, www.GamblingAndTheLaw.com. A few weeks ago I wrote a column about Stella Romanski, who turned five cents into a fortune --- by suing...

Almost the Law

#08-18 © Copyright 2009, all rights reserved worldwide. Gambling and the Law® is a registered trademark of Professor I Nelson Rose, www.GamblingAndTheLaw.com. Law school classes are conducted using the case method. Students are given published court opinions and then...

Prosecutors Claim Internet Gaming Ads Violate Local Laws

#08-19 © Copyright 2009, all rights reserved worldwide. Gambling and the Law® is a registered trademark of Professor I. Nelson Rose, www.GamblingAndTheLaw.com. Here’s a quote that should scare anyone involved with any form of legal gaming. The federal Department of...

Victim of Its Own Success

#09-8 © Copyright 2010, all rights reserved worldwide. Gambling and the Law® is a registered trademark of Professor I Nelson Rose, www.GamblingAndTheLaw.com Most casino regulatory systems are either too new or too old. When a system is new, regulators and lawmakers...