Milton McGregor http://apr.org en Poarch Band, McGregor Respond To Suit, Raid http://apr.org/post/poarch-band-mcgregor-respond-suit-raid <P>Gambling operators say the state is overstepping its bounds by trying to shut down four casinos in Alabama.</P> <P>The Poarch Band of Creek Indians says the state lacks the power to shut down its three electronic bingo operations in Atmore, Montgomery and Wetumpka.</P> <P>The state filed suit Tuesday claiming the gambling centers are illegal.</P> <P>And an attorney for VictoryLand owner Milton McGregor says the state's raid on the east Alabama casino is improper. Tue, 19 Feb 2013 22:32:15 +0000 The Associated Press 25261 at http://apr.org Poarch Band, McGregor Respond To Suit, Raid Sheriff to Inspect Games for Ala. Casino Restart http://apr.org/post/sheriff-inspect-games-ala-casino-restart <p>The sheriff of Macon County is planning to inspect new gambling machines being installed in VictoryLand in anticipation of the casino reopening soon.</p><p>An attorney for VictoryLand owner Milton McGregor said Sheriff David Warren will be at the casino in Shorter on Wednesday afternoon.</p><div><p>VictoryLand was once Alabama's largest casino with more than 6,000 games. It shut down in 2010 under pressure from the governor's gambling task force. The casino maintained that its games were legal electronic bingo, but the task force labeled them illegal slots.</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 14:55:41 +0000 The Associated Press 21854 at http://apr.org Sheriff to Inspect Games for Ala. Casino Restart Sheriff dropped from $64 million Ala. casino case http://apr.org/post/sheriff-dropped-64-million-ala-casino-case <p><b><font face="Arial">Attorneys say a $64 million court judgment against VictoryLand casino in Macon County and its owner, Milton McGregor, won&#39;t be affected by the Macon County sheriff being dropped from the litigation.</font></b></p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 21:58:45 +0000 Ryan Vasquez 13663 at http://apr.org