San Francisco Internet Cafe Accused Of Illegal Gambling To Shut Down Owners of an Internet cafe in San Francisco’s Excelsior District reached a settlement on Thursday in a lawsuit filed by the city’s attorney that called for the end of allegedly illegal gambling and other criminal activity at the site.
Lawmaker Pushing To Ban California Internet Gambling Cafes They look suspiciously like illegal casinos: Computer cafes where you can take your chances on winning cash. Now, one lawmaker is cracking down, proposing a ban that could wipe them out for good.
Bay Area Sweepstakes Cafes Fight Closures With LawsuitsThey have been popping up in strip malls all over the Bay Area: Internet cafes that look a lot like mini casinos. While local authorities are trying to shut them down, a gray area of the law is proving hard to tackle.
Modesto Police Bust Illegal Gambling Operation Posing As Internet CafeLocal and state authorities on Thursday raided the businesses, Andthen.com and LinkNet, which had advertised as an Internet cafe and a computer services company.