Gaming houses

GAMING HOUSES, crim. law. Houses kept for the purpose of permitting persons to gamble for money or other valuable thing. They are nuisances in the eye of the law, being detrimental to the public, as they promote cheating and other corrupt practices. 1 Russ. on Cr. 299; Roscoe's Cr. Ev. 663; Hawk. B. 1, ch. 75, s. 6; 3 Denio's R. 101; 8 Cowen, 139; This offence is punished in Pennsylvania, an perhaps in most of the states, by statutory provisions.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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As they approached the centre of the town the scene was brightened by a row of well-lit stores, and even more by a cluster of saloons and gaming houses, in which the miners spent their hard-earned but generous wages.
With the four hundred livres we will make the half of one for one of the unmounted, and then we will give the turnings out of our pockets to D'Artagnan, who has a steady hand, and will go and play in the first gaming house we come to.
This is also in line with the provisions of Section 16A of the Common Gaming Houses Act 1953, in which gambling machine case items seized by police may be destroyed in accordance with a magistrate's order.
The incident also prompted officials to include the gaming houses in the Anti-Money Laundering Council's (AMLC) coverage and in 2018, President Duterte signed into law Republic Act 10927, effectively designating casinos as covered entities under the Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2001.
A kind of "Silicon Valley"-like incubator for players, gaming houses are not uncommon in the world of esports.
This means that gaming houses do not need to close and can continue operating in Bratislava.The wishes of 136,000 Bratislavans as well as all opponents of gambling in our city have been trampled, said Bratislava Mayor Ivo Nesrovnal when responding to the verdict, adding that the city will take the case to the Supreme Court.
Switching from real gaming houses with a chic atmosphere into something you can play even in your bathroom is inevitable.
Bowling alleys and gaming houses were voted immoral and closed down.
net--would require a substantial change in data collection procedures by both gaming houses and players, a potentially contentious issue the IRS doesn't seem anxious to tackle at this time.
It's a good circle of economics to be caught up in (as we can see from the amount of money that the top gaming houses are making from this model alone).
"The problem is that the new rules do not address the problem in depth, as the gaming houses operate with very little transparency," added Moctezuma.
Years ago, my guide tells me, the noisy Pachinko gaming houses were ordered out of the centre to 'protect the tranquility of the city'.