Cleveland’s Horseshoe Casino Gets Spanked, While Revel Almost Goes Broke

Cleveland’s Horseshoe Casino Gets Spanked, While Revel Almost Goes Broke

Don’t mess with all the Ohio Casino Control Act, the Ohio Administrative Code, or the Casino Internal Controls in the ‘Birthplace of Aviation’ state; they’re watching you, and watching you closely. So the swank Horseshoe Casino in Cleveland is finding out, after being hit for a second time in 2010 with fines for not doing things the kosher way.

The first fine followed a slot machine being released into the casino with unapproved pc software; that was merely a $15,000 hit, which to a casino, could be such as a cop giving you a ticket for a penny. But now, the pricing is increasing, after numerous additional and violations that are random reported, and today the slap has moved to a spank with a total of $180,000.

Various Violations

Among the odd melange of wrongdoings were utilizing dice from unapproved vendors in Fortune Pai Gow poker; encouraging cocktail waitresses to come into restricted game pit areas; removing, storing and shipping three slot machines using their software (no indication of to whom or why this is wrong); and…drum roll, please…the worst sin a casino can perpetrate: failing woefully to are the hotline phone number on their ‘When the Fun Stops’ problem gambling ads. Whoops.

Senior V.P. Not Overly Concerned

The Horseshoe’s Senior V.P. and basic supervisor, Marcus Glover, wasn’t acutely apologetic about any of it, simply saying that ‘[we] have actually taken actions Continue reading “Cleveland’s Horseshoe Casino Gets Spanked, While Revel Almost Goes Broke”