Gambling News 15th May, 2016

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ETHICAL QUESTIONS RAISED ON MICHIGAN ONLINE GAMBLING BILL (Update)

15th May, 2016 at 08:31:24
Marital relationship between bill's proposer and lobbyist could complicate the process.

Michigan state Senator Mike Kowall's initiative to legalise online gambling in his state has run into trouble over ethical questions related to his wife's professional life as a lobbyist.

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ADELSON TO FINANCIALLY SUPPORT TRUMP (Update)

15th May, 2016 at 08:31:24
Washington DC publication The Hill claims that Adelson ready to donate $100 million to Trump campaign for the presidency.

Hard on the heels of an op-ed article by land casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson that he supports the presidential run of Donald Trump (see previous report) comes the news that the casino tycoon is prepared to put up $100 million to further the Trump campaign.

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CYPRUS POLICE BUST ILLEGAL GAMBLING RING

15th May, 2016 at 08:31:24
54 computers seized in police raid.

Police in Limassol, Cyprus have conducted a coordinated series of raids against illegal gambling operations on the island, seizing 54 computers and other evidence, according to a report from the CNA news agency Saturday.

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