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Birmingham Police Department arrests three in illegal gambling raid

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham Police raided a building in which they arrested several people and seized a number of illegal gambling machines on Wednesday afternoon, according to tweets by the department. 148 more words

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Alabama Criminal Law Round-Up March 18th

Here are a few of the criminal law stories that occurred around the state of Alabama this past week:

Alabama Criminal Law Round-Up

Fantasy Sports: Illegal Gambling?

By: John Feher
Montgazette Staff Writer

In today’s world, odds are that you or someone you know plays
fantasy sports.
The two biggest fantasy sports companies, DraftKings and FanDuel, 291 more words

Two men injured in Markham, Ont., shooting; police suspect illegal gambling link

MARKHAM, Ont. – Police are appealing to witnesses to come forward following a shooting in Markham, Ont.

York Regional Police say they were contacted by Toronto police after two men – a 66-year-old from Markham and a 50-year-old from Toronto – walked into a hospital early Tuesday suffering from gunshot wounds. 48 more words

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Federal Corruption Case Snares Leaders Of South Texas City

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DALLAS (AP) — Almost every top official in a remote South Texas city was arrested Thursday under a detailed federal indictment that accuses them of taking bribes from contractors and sending city workers to help an illegal gambling operator nicknamed “Mr. 591 more words

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British, Scandinavian retirees arrested for playing bridge at Thai resort

BANGKOK — Add aging Western bridge players to the list of desperadoes in Thailand’s seaside resort of Pattaya, a sin city rife with prostitution, corruption and foreign and home-grown gangsters. 285 more words

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