ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The use of unshuffled cards
in two Atlantic City casinos since December has led to steep fines, several
firings and costly lawsuits.
The most recent pits the Golden Nugget against 14 Asian-American gamblers who
won 41 straight hands of mini-baccarat in April after it became apparent the
cards were not shuffled. The cards kept coming out in the same pattern over and
Last December, the Trump Taj Mahal failed to shuffle eight decks of
mini-baccarat cards before using them. It was fined more than $91,000, and fired