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Alberta First Nations say provincially-regulated gambling website unauthorized

Two First Nations are taking the Alberta government and its gaming commission to court over the province‚Äôs entry into the online gambling sector. Play Alberta, a provincially regulated site launched last fall, offers virtual slots and table games while casinos remain shut down due to… Read More »Alberta First Nations say provincially-regulated gambling website unauthorized

Loansharking, fake test results and betting on chess: How organized crime has learned to thrive in the COVID-19 pandemic

Pat Musitano was a brash, loud mob boss, but his funeral was so low key it went almost entirely unnoticed after he was murdered by a gunman in a Burlington parking lot this summer in the midst of the global pandemic. When his associate, Joseph… Read More »Loansharking, fake test results and betting on chess: How organized crime has learned to thrive in the COVID-19 pandemic