CEO Lee Amaitis (center) recently started the Cantor Gaming Atlantis sports book; some say he is under federal scrutiny now
Perhaps Not a day goes by in the gaming world without someone in a place of power someplace being scrutinized by the feds anymore, it seems. Now Cantor Gaming CEO Lee Amaitis is under the limelight, 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 business Cantor Fitzgerald was fast to deny the rumor, however, saying within an issued statement: ‘We feel compelled to address this irresponsible and baseless rumor. The notion that Lee Amaitis is a target of federal prosecutors or which he participated in unlawful bookmaking is false and baseless.’
Of program, Anthony Weiner also vehemently denied he was still sexting, therefore there you go when it comes to denials of rumors.
Accepting wagers from ‘runners’ people who spot wagers for an operation is illegal in Nevada, where Cantor Gaming is headquartered.
It might undoubtedly behoove the sports book company to distance themselves from any further insinuations of illegalities, given that Amaitis just attended opening ceremonies for a brand new Cantor Gaming battle and sports books at the Atlantis Casino on Paradise Island within the Bahamas. The c