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NC Business Busted For the 2nd Time for Illegal Gambling

The state of North Carolina has prohibited poker for 12 years. Now, fish games are the new gaming trend in the state. Arcade operators who offer fish games assert they are following North Carolina law because the funds a person can win are based on skill, not luck. However, state officials have a different opinion.

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Lucky Day sweepstakes parlor may be in violation of federal law for use of “EMP jammer’’

EDEN, NC— Mexican restaurant customers, police and a national cyber security expert know that a powerful EMP signal emanating from a neighboring sweepstakes internet cafe operation is disabling vehicles in the restaurant parking lot and 911 emergency service in the area.

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Raid marks new crackdown on gaming machines in NC

 North Carolina has banned video poker for 12 years, but now fish game tables are the new trend. According to arcade operators, they’re following state law because the money a person can win is based on skill not luck. Officials say otherwise. Authorities on Thursday raided a Randolph County arcade following a state investigation […]

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New fish game rules in Davidson county NC

Whether it is legal to own and operate “games of skill” is still ambiguous on the state level, but some local leaders have decided to go ahead and prohibit these electronic gaming businesses often referred to as “fish-table” games. The City of Lexington recently issued a six-month prohibition on new permits for businesses operating table-mounted video […]

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