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Allied Veterans Commander Pleads No Contest To Running Illegal Lottery

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — The leader of a veterans’ charity that prosecutors say was a $300 million gambling operation entered a no-contest plea to running an illegally lottery on Friday, a decision that will allow […]

CBS Tampa–08/23/2013

Strip-mall parlors with slot-like computer games such as those targeted in a state racketeering and conspiracy investigation have contributed about $100,000 over the past four years to local candidates in Florida, including a sheriff whose agency was a part of the probe. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gambling Parlors Under Criminal Investigation Donated Widely To Florida Officials

Strip-mall parlors with slot-like computer games such as those targeted in a state racketeering and conspiracy investigation have contributed about $100,000 over the past four years to local candidates in Florida, including a sheriff whose agency was a part of the probe.

04/09/2013

Internet cafes across Florida could soon be forced to close their doors as state lawmakers continue to move swiftly to outlaw the storefront operations. (Photo credit should read TANG CHHIN SOTHY/AFP/Getty Images)

Florida Lawmakers Vote Overwhelmingly To Ban Internet Cafes

Internet cafes across Florida could soon be forced to close their doors as state lawmakers continue to move swiftly to outlaw the storefront operations.

03/22/2013

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