State, Tribe Target Judge's Ruling On GamesSeminole Tribe is asking a Tallahassee judge to reconsider a ruling they contend could open the floodgates for unregulated slot machines.
Judge Rules Against Gambling Regulators On Card GamesFlorida gambling overseers were wrong to do away with rule governing controversial "designated player" card games at pari-mutuel facilities.
Judge: Controversial Card Games Violate State LawJudge rules that the way card games are being operated by a Jacksonville poker room violates the state's ban on banked card games.
State, Seminoles Spar Over Card GamesThe Seminole Tribe of Florida and state regulators made pitches last week in a federal lawsuit over the tribe's right to operate "banked" card games.
Regulator: "Shame On Us" If We Approved Illegal Card GamesEven if state regulators signed off on a popular type of card game years ago, that doesn't make the games legal, a Department of Business and Professional Regulation attorney told an administrative law judge on Wednesday.
State Complaints On Card Games Spur Legal FightGambling regulators and a pari-mutuel operator at odds over the legality of popular card games pitched their cases to an administrative law judge on Tuesday.
State Asks Court To Dismiss Seminoles' LawsuitIn the latest twist in dueling lawsuits over blackjack in Florida, Gov. Rick Scott's administration is asking a federal court in Tallahassee to dismiss a legal challenge filed last month by the Seminole Tribe.
Seminole Tribe Request Mediation With State Over Card GamesThe Seminole Tribe of Florida has requested mediation in its dispute with the state over whether it can still offer banked card games, including black jack, in the future.