Gambling News 24th February, 2014

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GAMBLING ADMIRAL STILL AWAITS FATE

24th February, 2014 at 00:41:26
Former nuclear commander becoming impatient over length of the Navy's investigation.

Rear Admiral Tim Giardina, the former nuclear commander now assigned a desk job in the Pentagon pending the outcome of a navy investigation into his gambling activity using fake chips last year (see previous reports) still awaits decisions on his fate months later, according to the Omaha World-Herald...and he's becoming impatient with the delay in concluding the enquiry.

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A CENTURY OF REMOTE BETTING

24th February, 2014 at 00:41:26
Attempts to stop the use of communications technology to wager are over a hundred year's old.

One of the most interesting op-ed pieces published over the weekend has to be a Las Vegas Review-Journal article on the history of betting through channels created by technology developments, written by David G. Schwartz, who is the director of the Center for Gaming Research at the University of Nevada.

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