3 Poker Sites Charged With Illegal Gambling, Fraud

3 poker sites charged with illegal gambling, fraud

In an aggressive move against online gambling, federal prosecutors allege three Internet poker companies tricked banks into processing billions of dollars of illegal betting proceeds.

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