Archive September, 2009

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Legislators wary on Deadwood roulette

PIERRE – The chairman of the Legislature’s rules review committee said Tuesday there could be court or legislative action in the months ahead regarding the electronic roulette devices the state Commission on Gaming is allowing in Deadwood gambling halls. Slot machines, poker and blackjack are legal in Deadwood. Roulette is not. Two of the eight-player […]

Man Hits $3.5 Million Jackpot At Seminole Casino

A Bonita Springs man hit the jackpot Sunday while playing a slot machine at the Seminole casino in Immokalee. Christopher Detzler, 59, said he was playing a Wheel of Fortune machine when he won a $3.5 million jackpot – the largest amount ever won off a Florida slot machine. The slot machine was a Class […]

AG OKs ballot drives to lower taxes, nix tolls

Prospective changes to state law whose effect would range from repealing the state sales tax on alcoholic beverages to expanding the use of charter schools have moved a big step closer to the ballot box. Attorney General Martha Coakley’s office concluded the initial constitutional review of the proposals. Now backers have to get about 66,000 […]