Tag Archives: Video Slots

Sweeping Up ‘Broom Closet’ Gambling

You can find them in gas stations, golf courses, restaurants, liquor stores and even a TV repair shop. More than 19,000 video gambling machines had spread across the state by the end of 2014, turning thousands of businesses and other establishments into what one lawmaker calls “mini casinos.” Now, he’s trying to curb the trend. State Sen. Darin LaHood (R-Dunlap), wants to place new limits on which establishments can have video gambling machines in Illinois...
Posted in Gambling | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Sweeping Up ‘Broom Closet’ Gambling