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Former BetonSports CEO gets 33-month sentence

David Carruthers, the former BetonSports executive who pleaded guilty in a U.S. government investigation that shut the online gambling company, was sentenced to 33 months by a federal judge. U.S. District Judge Carol E. Jackson sentenced Carruthers at a hearing ...

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Hedging their bets

BetonSports prosecutors explain their endgame strategy in offshore gambling case

Assistant U.S. Attorneys Steven Muchnick, Steve Holtshouser and Charles Birmingham speak at their office in downtown St. Louis about their eight-year investigation of BetonSports. Founder Gary Kaplan negotiated a plea to pay more than $43.6 million to the federal government, the largest single asset forfeiture for the Eastern District of Missouri.

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BetonSports founder Kaplan pleads guilty

BetonSports founder Gary Kaplan has pleaded guilty to three charges tied to his ownership of the online gambling organization, likely bringing the years-long case close to conclusion. Kaplan and federal prosecutors reached a plea agreement in which he agreed to ...

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Kaplan pleads guilty in BetonSports case

Gary Kaplan pleaded guilty today to three charges tied to his ownership of online gambling organization BetonSports, likely bringing the years-long case close to conclusion. Kaplan and federal prosecutors reached a plea agreement. He agreed to forfeit more than $43 ...

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Betonsports founder is last defendant facing trial

Gary Kaplan, founder of Betonsports, was left as the only defendant facing trial in a U.S. prosecution involving the bankrupt Internet sports-gambling Web site after three executives pleaded guilty to criminal charges. The company, Kaplan and 10 other people were ...

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Betonsports founder is last defendant facing trial

Bloomberg News is reporting three former Betonsports Plc executives pleaded guilty to criminal charges in the U.S. case against the bankrupt Internet sports gambling site, leaving founder Gary Kaplan as the only defendant facing trial. The company, Kaplan and 10 ...

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Ex-Betonsports CEO pleads guilty in Web gambling case

Former Betonsports Plc Chief Executive Officer David Carruthers pleaded guilty in an illegal-gambling case filed by the U.S. Justice Department. Betonsports, now bankrupt, took in $1.25 billion in 2004, with 98 percent coming from bets made through its Web sites, ...

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