CEO Lee Amaitis (center) recently opened the Cantor Gaming Atlantis sports book; some say he is under federal scrutiny now
Perhaps Not a goes by in the gaming universe without someone in a position of power somewhere being scrutinized by the feds anymore, it seems day. Now Cantor Gaming CEO Lee Amaitis is under the spotlight, according to the The Wall Street Journal, on the coating tail of colleague Michael Colbert Cantor’s now released vice president of danger management who pled guilty simply last month to knowingly accepting illegal wagers.
Denial through the Top
Parent company Cantor Fitzgerald was quick to deny the rumor, however, saying in a issued statement: ‘We feel compelled to address this irresponsible and baseless rumor. The notion that Lee Amaitis is a target of federal prosecutors or that he participated in unlawful bookmaking is baseless and false.’
Of program, Anthony Weiner also vehemently denied he was still sexting, therefore there you go in terms of denials of rumors.
Accepting wagers from ‘runners’ people who place bets for an operation is illegal in Nevada, where Cantor Gaming is headquartered.
It could undoubtedly behoove the sports book company to distance themselves from any further insinuations of illegalities, given that Amaitis just attended opening ceremonies for a Cantor that is new Gaming and sports books at the Atlantis Casino on Paradise Island within the Bahamas. The company now h Read more