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February 10, 2014
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Industry fights self on online gaming

LAS VEGAS — Many experts believe online wagering is the future of gambling, but the casino industry is increasingly divided on the issue. The latest evidence of the split came Monday as the Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling launched the first commercial in a six-figure campaign warning of the dangers of legalized Internet gambling. The coalition is emphasizing the possibility that criminals and terrorists may use online gambling to launder money. The group has support from casino mogul Sheldon Adelson, CEO of Las Vegas Sands. The GOP mega-donor is the 11th-richest American, according to Forbes. Adelson has said he is …

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