gambling fines http://apr.org en AG Says Boost Penalty For Operating Gambling Machines http://apr.org/post/ag-says-boost-penalty-operating-gambling-machines <P>Alabama's attorney general will ask the Legislature to increase the penalty for operating illegal gambling machines.</P> <P>Luther Strange said Monday that he wants the penalty to go from a misdemeanor to a felony. He said the current penalty is a slap on the wrist compared to the large amounts of money that operators make.</P> <P>Strange was in Hoover on Monday to talk to legislators about their upcoming regular session, which starts Feb. Mon, 14 Jan 2013 22:39:59 +0000 The Associated Press 23207 at http://apr.org AG Says Boost Penalty For Operating Gambling Machines