Lawyer Sanctioned for Failing to Play Call of Duty

Since at least 1984’s The Last Starfighter, videogame players have dreamed that the time they spent playing games would be rewarded. Recently, a federal judge supplied the inverse, sanctioning a lawyer for failing to play enough Call of Duty. On November 30, 2021, Brooks Entertainment, Inc. sued Activision Blizzard Inc. in the United States District … Read more

Kenosha News editorial: It’s time for the Kenosha casino to be built | Editorial

Kenosha News Editorial Board Twice before, a proposal for a Kenosha casino has gone to the governor’s desk and failed. Former Gov. Scott McCallum nixed it in 2001. Then Gov. Scott Walker killed it in 2015. Here’s hoping the third time is the charm. Maybe this time a casino can be built in Kenosha, helping … Read more

Kenosha News editorial: It’s time for the Kenosha casino to be built | Editorial

Kenosha News Editorial Board Twice before, a proposal for a Kenosha casino has gone to the governor’s desk and failed. Former Gov. Scott McCallum nixed it in 2001. Then Gov. Scott Walker killed it in 2015. Here’s hoping the third time is the charm. Maybe this time a casino can be built in Kenosha, helping … Read more

Editorial: It’s time for the Kenosha casino to be built | Editorial

Journal Times Editorial Board Twice before, a proposal for a Kenosha casino has gone to the governor’s desk and failed. Former Gov. Scott McCallum nixed it in 2001. Then Gov. Scott Walker killed it in 2015. Here’s hoping the third time is the charm. Maybe this time a casino can be built in Kenosha, helping … Read more

UPDATE: Menominee tribe partners with Hard Rock to relaunch Kenosha casino effort | Local News

DANIEL GAITAN The Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin is partnering with Hard Rock International to relaunch the tribe’s efforts to open an entertainment center and casino on the west side of the City of Kenosha. An affiliate of Hard Rock International plans to purchase nearly 60 acres of land located southwest of Interstate 94 and … Read more

Two Bristol business leaders gambled on a crazy idea and won | Latest Headlines

BRISTOL, Va. – The first time Jim McGlothlin stepped inside the Bristol Casino, future home of Hard Rock, was during last Thursday’s VIP reception. For a project he and partner Clyde Stacy, Hard Rock and their associates spent years bringing to life, he hadn’t set foot inside the former Belk department store space during months … Read more

2-year moratorium on new casinos signed into law by Iowa Gov. Reynolds | State and Regional News

There will be no casino in Cedar Rapids for at least two years after Gov. Kim Reynolds signed into law Friday a provision that places a moratorium on new casino licenses. An amendment to a larger gambling bill means regulators cannot issue any new licenses in Iowa — including plans for a potential $250 million, … Read more

Omaha casino eyes summer groundbreaking | National News

If all goes as planned, gamblers could hit the jackpot as soon as next spring in Omaha. WarHorse Gaming — a subsidiary of Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development arm of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska — intends to break ground this summer on what it calls a “dynamic, racing and entertainment complex” at the current … Read more

Boyd Fiscal to vote on lease Thursday | News

CATLETTSBURG The Boyd County Fiscal Court is poised to vote on a lease to rent out the old Sears Building to Revolutionary Racing on Thursday evening. The meeting and the vote will be conducted at the Boyd County Community Center in Cannonsburg, off of Ky. 180, at 6 pm Boyd County Judge-Executive Eric Chaney said … Read more

Hickory store owner faces illegal gaming charges; attorney for gaming companies continues to fight against cities | Crime News

The saga of skill games in Catawba County may not be over just yet. On Friday, the Hickory Police Department announced charges of operating illegal gaming machines against a Hickory convenience store owner. At the same time, an attorney for companies operating standalone gaming parlors in the area has said he is appealing a court … Read more