Gambling Law

  • Sonny Oct 9, 2010 (0 replies)
    Welcome to the Gambling Law forum
    Welcome to the Gambling Law forum. This is for the discussion of issues like tax regulations, trespassing laws, illegal searches and/or detention, online gambling laws, alternate ID methods,…
  • Ferretnparrot Dec 4, 2011 (8 replies)
    backoff+ hotel room stunt…
    Said player gets escorted out of casino. Said player eats lunch and calls the casino for a comp room, the comp room is issued and said player returns to the casino to receive the room. I’m gonna…
  • jaygruden Dec 2, 2011 (2 replies)
    Police Brutality in Russian Casino…
    Some things to consider when you ply your AP skills in Russia…….. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ISBTUk3NlxQ&feature=related
  • jaygruden Nov 20, 2011 (1 reply)
    Criminal Trespass Charges Filed at PA Store
    The first guy was banned for theft but it doesn’t say why the 2nd guy was banned. Perhaps for counting? If 86’d I thought they had to ask you to leave and if you did, they could not charge you. Maybe…
  • FrankieT Oct 4, 2011 (21 replies)
    A few questions about 86ing…
    If you’ve been 86ed (read the trespass act) and come back to a casino, do they have the right to detain you (and call the cops), or do they have to give you the option to leave? If you do go back…
  • overtheedge Aug 29, 2011 (3 replies)
    Promotion Advertising
    Today I went to a store (in Washington State) whose website advertised 2:1 on a suited natural on Sundays and Mondays from 3pm-7pm. I found this particularly appealing, as the particular rule-set at…
  • Dyepaintball12 Aug 23, 2011 (17 replies)
    Casinos and the IRS
    I was at a baseball game with an accountant friend of mine (a very new, young tax accountant) and he was asking me about Gambling. He told me that casinos are required to issue their gamblers tax…
  • Richard Munchkin Aug 12, 2011 (36 replies)
    Bob Nersesian interview
    Bob Nersesian was our guest last night on Gambling With an Edge. We discussed, what to do and say when approached by casino security as well as what to do in the back room, ID, recording…
  • Machinist Aug 12, 2011 (129 replies)
    DETAINED by DEA
    Hey guys and gals, I got pulled over on a freeway 2 days ago, searched, taken to their station. All went well…..only a 3hr. ordeal…..will post all the details of this incident when I get a…
  • If it is illegal for Casino personnel to scan or copy your ID for their own specific purpose other than verifying your ID for CTR formalities or age check then the way SIN and Griffin goes about…
  • Ferretnparrot Jul 8, 2011 (7 replies)
    No penalty to refuse cards to players hands.
    Without getting into much detail, I was dealt a hand that. I wanted to draw additional cards to which would require me to put up more money. The dealer passed me up and flipped over the hole card…
  • flyingwind Jul 1, 2011 (23 replies)
    lawyer referral
    If I’m in LV and get into hot water with a store, which lawyer should I call? (I think I should start keeping a phone number or contact handy) What about other areas of the country?
  • rudder Jun 15, 2011 (12 replies)
    Use Strategy Engine at Table?
    Is it legal to print out the results from a strategy engine and use them at a blackjack table?
  • NightStalker Jun 11, 2011 (11 replies)
    What’s the law? recommendation?
    PlayerA playing slot machine on PlayerB’s player card. PlayerA hit jackpot for 92$ on 5$ machine.. Attendant ask for player’s card.. ‘A’ gave B’s card and then attendant ask for ssn or tin. Player…
  • LovinItAll Jun 4, 2011 (25 replies)
    Yet Another Lazy Question Re: The Law and ID
    Hey, Too lazy to look up the statute unless no one knows the answer, but: I was told recently that, when issuing a player’s card, it is a legal requirement in Nevada that the information on a…
  • Dyepaintball12 May 20, 2011 (27 replies)
    Indian Reservations
    I was having a conversation with some guys this weekend so I just want to clear this up: On an Indian Reservation, the casino CAN refuse to cash out your chips, right? How far can they go? …
  • Ferretnparrot May 12, 2011 (8 replies)
    How do you know when your barred and not just backed off?
    How do you know when your barred and not just backed off? When I was in vegas, They read me some statement form a que card he had in his pocket, but they didnt even know my name, and i never signed…
  • flyingwind May 6, 2011 (7 replies)
    inheritable gambling debt?
    Is gambling debt inheritable? If you rack up 5 million in gambling debt, your estate is too small to pay for the debt (and your bankroll was demolished when you overbet the bankroll) , and on top of…
  • Automatic Monkey May 6, 2011 (10 replies)
    What, using an alias is illegal in Nevada?
    http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2011/may/05/las-vegas-advantage-gambler-loses-appeal-against-m/ Also see the actual decision……
  • The PB came over, stopped the game and had the person fill out what I assume is a CTR. I thought it was for only $10K or above. Was that correct what the PB did?

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