AGA Law Enforcement Summit Breaks New Ground
More than 30 law enforcement leaders from across the country gathered in June 2016 at AGA’s office in Washington for the organization’s first-ever Law Enforcement Summit to better understand the massive illegal sports betting market in the U.S and what steps can be taken to address it.
AGA Enters Second Year of “Stop Illegal Gambling” Initiative
As it marks the one-year anniversary of its fight against illegal gambling, the American Gaming Association (AGA) announced that it will host a major law enforcement summit in June to further strengthen the partnership between the gaming industry and all elements of the law enforcement community.
Top Law Enforcement Officials Lead New Advisory Board
The AGA announced the formation of its Illegal Gambling Advisory Board as part of its “Stop Illegal Gambling – Play it Safe” initiative. Members of the Board will provide advice regarding industry efforts to develop actionable tools for law enforcement and to reduce the demand through public awareness; guide partnerships with law enforcement at the local, state, federal and international level;
Internet Sweepstakes Cafes: Unregulated Storefront Gambling in the Neighborhood
This paper addresses the proliferation of Internet sweepstakes cafes, including a thorough history of the venues and a look at where and how they operate. It outlines legislation and legal activity that already has taken place related to the issue in various states across the country.