Tag Archives: gambling debts

Web gaming backers face bleak prospects after election, analysts say | Las Vegas Review-Journal

  Supporters of federal legalization of Internet gaming could be the biggest losers following the 2014 midterm elections, according to analysts. The issue is not expected to gain traction in Washington, D.C., come January, after the new Congress is seated. With Republicans taking control of the U.S. Senate and gaining a larger majority in the House of Representatives, […]

My colleague Prof. Joseph Kelly discussing the recent lawsuit by a California Gambler against the Downtown Grand AirTalk | 89.3 KPCC

The recent lawsuit by Californian Mark Johnston against the Downtown Grand Las Vegas, illustrates the lengths some people will go towards dishonoring gambling debts. While all the facts of the case have not yet been made apparent, drunkenness  is not a defense in Nevada to incurring gambling debts. Please click the link below and then […]