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Palms In Trouble For Hookers And Blow

January 11, 2013 at 9:28 PM | by | ()

Palms is getting tsked for being a little too eager please.

The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports the casino has agreed to pay a $1 million dollar fine (read this way) for "failure to prevent illegal activity, including drug sales and prostitution, from occurring at club venues on the property."

You can read all the sordid details here but, basically, it's that whole 'hey, that's illegal in Las Vegas... wink' thing. The naughty business went down in both Rain and Moon nightclubs.

(PHOTO: Palms on Foursquare)

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The $50 Million Illegal Gambling Bust Does Not Effect You

October 25, 2012 at 4:12 PM | by | ()

Betting on sports is legal in Nevada, but nowhere else in America. If you're a sports bettor, you probably know this. This week, there is serious breaking news in the sports betting world. The good news is that it won't have any immediate effect on your legal sports betting in Las Vegas.

Yesterday, the race and sports director from Cantor Gaming, Mike Colbert, was arrested on eight counts of enterprise corruption, promoting gambling, money laundering and conspiracy. He was one of 25 people in four states arrested for illegal gambling and other charges.

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