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Twenty-five people including eight in Las Vegas were arrested last week on charges of bookmaking and money laundering. They allegedly ran illegal sports betting sites off-shore. Nevada has a special interest in this as the Gaming Control Board investigates whether several Las Vegas casinos were involved. The sportsbook director of the M Resort, a vice-president of the sportsbook operator Cantor Gaming, was among those arrested. We look at what crimes authorities allege took place and how they involve Nevada.
 
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James Taylor, Deputy Chief for Special Investigations and Support Services, Nevada Gaming Control Board
Howard Stutz, Gaming Reporter, Las Vegas Review-Journal

 

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