Tag: rich coleman. organized crime

Cullen Commission Heats up as testimony puts former BC Liberal minister Rich Coleman right into the spotlight.

A former British Columbia RCMP officer testified he was informed in 2009 that Rich Coleman, then-minister responsible for gaming, was “largely responsible” for rampant money laundering related to organized crime in the province’s casinos, and that senior B.C. Mounties were complicit, an inquiry has heard. Fred… Continue Reading “Cullen Commission Heats up as testimony puts former BC Liberal minister Rich Coleman right into the spotlight.”

Some little noticed news from the Friday before the long weekend… BCLC considers expanding gambling to mobile device apps.

From the Surrey Leader:  VICTORIA – Trying to maintain market share in rapidly evolving gambling business, B.C. Lottery Corporation is looking at expanding its online games and tickets to mobile phones and tablets.  BCLC launched its gambling website PlayNow.com a year ago, as unregulated… Continue Reading “Some little noticed news from the Friday before the long weekend… BCLC considers expanding gambling to mobile device apps.”