House Approval Leads To Gambling NegotiationsVoting along party lines, the Florida House approved a gambling package that would require the Seminole Tribe to pay the state $3 billion over seven years in exchange for being allowed to continue to have "exclusivity" over banked card games, such as blackjack.
Florida Senate Says Yes To More Gambling In StateThere could be a lot more to do in Florida casinos in the not-too-distant future.
House, Senate At Odds On Gambling PlansLegalized gambling has become a big part of gaming in the state of Florida.
Lottery Defends Ticket Sales ContractThe Florida Lottery defended a long-term contract for ticket sales in a Tallahassee courtroom Thursday.
House Rep. Wants Gambling Warning On Fla. Lottery TixThe Florida Lottery, facing a lawsuit from the House for signing a long-term contract regarding ticket sales, may be required to have a warning about gambling on each ticket.
Senate Starts Moving On Gambling OverhaulA Senate panel unanimously signed off Wednesday on a sweeping gambling plan proposed by one of the chamber's most powerful members.
Major Gambling Proposal Emerges In SenateA major gambling proposal has emerged in the state's Senate which would allow slot machines in eight counties and let South Florida pari-mutuels run blackjack games.
Judge Won't Reconsider Seminole Tribe Gambling RulingA federal judge has flatly refused a request from Gov. Rick Scott's administration to reconsider a ruling that Florida violated a gambling agreement with the Seminole Tribe.
Florida Wants Judge To Change Blackjack Ruling A federal judge has been asked to reconsider his decision to let the Seminole Tribe of Florida keep blackjack at their casinos.
Seminoles Keep Money Flowing Amid Gambling TalksWhile they try to reach a gambling deal with Gov. Rick Scott's administration, the Seminole Tribe of Florida continues to make payments to the state that will total $306 million this year.
Seminole Tribe Wins Battle To Keep Blackjack In CasinosThe Seminole Tribe of Florida, which runs some of the state's most popular and most profitable casinos, scored a major victory Wednesday after a federal judge ruled the tribe can keep blackjack tables at its gambling operations.
Seminole Tribe Heads To Court Over Blackjack In CasinosA trial scheduled to get underway Monday could decide if the Seminole Tribe of Florida can continue to have blackjack tables at their Florida casinos.