Month / January 2009

Prostitution Added to Gambling Age as Target for Las Vegas Taxes

Taxes from casino revenues are down, so Las Vegas leaders are considering several options, including lowering the legal gambling age and legalizing prostitution.

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Online Casino Regulation Works in UK Detecting Underage Play

United Kingdom regulators ensured the safety of British children by testing the age verification measures at online casinos, while US children are unprotected.

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MGM Mirage Aggressively Attacks Financial Malaise

After inheriting a company ridden with debt and weighed down by expansion projects, new MGM Mirage CEO James Murren has moved swiftly to reposition the casino operator.

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Casino Stocks Jump For No Apparent Reason

While the overall market saw small rises and declines, the casino industry had a boom today reminiscent of better times.

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