The Mafia And Las Vegas

When one talks about old Las Vegas, images of mafia bosses and crime lords automatically spring to mind. The sort of crime bosses that wore stylish hats, expensive suits, and spoke in that very particular sort of “movie gangster” way. It’s an old fashioned image now, by all means, but it was not so long … Read more

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Casino Cheaters

Everyone knows that casinos have some of the most advanced security systems in the world. You’d have to have a special kind of genius, or perhaps insanity, to beat these systems. Here are eight of the biggest and most impressive casino cheaters in history. Tommy Glenn Carmichael Tommy Glenn Carmichael gained millions of dollars over … Read more

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What Is Money Laundering?

Money laundering is the process of making illegally acquired (i.e. “dirty” money) appear legal (i.e. “clean”). It is not confined to casinos: there are multiple methods of money laundering. Casino money laundering is simply one of them. For example, if you have money you received from a bribe, you can get your cash illegally converted … Read more

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Top Casino Heists in History

Who isn’t fascinated by casino heists. So ingenious and yet so harebrained, individuals scheming to take vast sums of money from casinos, which are more secure even than banks. Even the smallest level of cheating can get you caught with the most high-tech security systems in the world. Actually attempting to get away with thousands … Read more