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Big Fish Casino deemed “illegal gambling” by US court

Ruling could open up social casino operators to further lawsuits or regulatory restrictions

A federal appeals court has deemed Big Fish Games’ social casino product to be illegal gambling, in a ruling that could have far-reaching consequences for the sector. The decision, handed down by the Ninth Circuit of US Court of Appeals, said virtual coins were “something of value” under Washington State law and therefore conceptually equivalent…

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