The DGE has ruled in favor of players in the million-dollar lawsuit over an unshuffled baccarat deck during the Golden Nugget in Atlantic City. (Image: atlanticcitynj.com)
The Golden Nugget nj can inhale a little easier this week, after the Atlantic City casino had been exonerated for a casino game of mini-baccarat that sparked a lawsuit that is million-dollar. The overall game has now been considered legal by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) following an investigation that is two-year.
And here’s the back story: In 2012, a group of clients at the Golden Nugget New Jersey casino spotted a new deck of cards at one baccarat dining table that appeared become unshuffled. The cards had been being dealt in specific order that repeated itself every 15 fingers, letting them know with nearly complete certainty which cards were coming next. Upping their wagers to as much as $5,000, opportunistic gamblers was able to win 41 hands in a line and collectively bank $1.5 million.
The casino quickly place the kibosh on the fishy game and called State Police and the DGE, although not before it had compensated out $500,000 of this $1.5 million.
This indicates that the cards were designed to show up from the maker, Kansas-based business Gemaco, in a pre-shuffled state, using a machine that uses complex algorithms to make sure that no two decks would be the same. This specific deck, nonetheless, somehow s (más…)