Category: cheating

Legendary gamblers: Arnold Rothstein
Categories: cheating, crime, gambling history 22 Jan 2021 146
Reading time: 5 min, 890 words

Legendary gamblers: Arnold Rothstein

Rothstein was born in New York City on January 17, 1882, and saw his last classroom at age 16. He worked as a traveling salesman for a while, but he became drawn to a life of crime when he started hanging out in the neighborhood pool clubs. Rothstein started out...

Top 10 poker scams
Categories: cheating, live poker, online poker, video 23 Sep 2020 192

Top 10 poker scams

In the live and online poker world, there have been many poker scams, scandals and controversies so far. While we all enjoy hearing about the latest tournament winners or the latest developments in the game, poker world scandals seem to get the greatest overall coverage.

'Lottery lawyer' scammed millions from winners in mob-connected scheme
Categories: cheating, lottery 29 Aug 2020 320
Reading time: 3 min, 482 words

'Lottery lawyer' scammed millions from winners in mob-connected scheme

If you strike a multi-million - dollar jackpot playing the lottery, you are likely to want to consult an attorney. Don't just turn towards Jason Kurland. He is accused of stealing $70 million from one major winner, known as the "Lottery Lawyer". That goes back to an October 2018 record $1.537...

The Secret Underworld Of Vegas Gambling
Categories: cheating, offline casinos, video 28 Jun 2020 331

The Secret Underworld Of Vegas Gambling

During this opening episode of Cheating Vegas, we hear about the classic tricks and schemes that vegas cheaters pull for millions to get away with. We learn to spot a cheater and follow the story of match-fixing basketball, and how it ruined the life of one young man.

Video poker bug: John Kane & Andre Nestor story
Categories: cheating, offline casinos 16 Jun 2020 1888
Reading time: 8 min, 1504 words

Video poker bug: John Kane & Andre Nestor story

In the summer of 2009, John Kane appeared in the Silverton Casino in Las Vegas. He sat down in a video poker game known as Game King, and six minutes later he won a jackpot worth $4,300. So what, huh? That is luck! Well, this is not quite so. He'd...