Category Archives: Ohio internet cafe
HERNANDO COUNTY – More than 30 lucrative businesses abruptly shut down as state lawmakers passed a bill banning internet gaming in the county but fast thinking operators simply changed the type of the game to keep some businesses open. As … Continue reading
..New License, New Game, Same Profit..(Almost) Columbus – Internet-sweepstakes cafes have long had operations that raised suspicions of illegal gambling. Ohio now has a law which makes clear which activities are legal and illegal in these cafes, and we … Continue reading
..Months After the Sweepstakes Regulation, Ohio Lottery Launches New Electronic Raffle Game.. CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Ohio Lottery have launched gaming machines that will be placed in veterans posts and fraternal lodges, coming to the rescue of groups whose devices … Continue reading
WILLOUGHBY HILLS, Ohio – On the first week of new state regulations, two Internet cafes on Chardon Road took markedly different tacks. The Sweepstakes Club, which was open earlier last week, according to a customer, was locked late Friday morning. A … Continue reading
Sanford, Fla., October 5, 2013 – The defense team for Kelly Mathis presented evidence last week that confirmed Allied Veteran’s Internet Cafe business was legal. After the State rested unexpectedly on Monday September 30, 2013, Judge Kenneth Lester agreed with defense lawyers … Continue reading
COLUMBUS – The Committee to Protect Ohio Jobs hoped to overturn a new state law aimed at closing sweepstakes parlors has failed in its efforts to allow voters to make the choice on a ballot. The group announced Thursday evening … Continue reading
Signatures To Save Sweepstakes Cafes Fall Short (HB-7) Becomes Law At Midnight The committee to save Ohio jobs have failed to turn in the required amount of signatures. House Bill 7 will become law at midnight.