Sheriff Gaming Denies Money Laundering Charges

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Internet wagering software designer Sheriff Gaming has professed its innocence after Dutch law enforcement raided several premises and shut down seven internet casinos.

The betting firm has come under fire when it was learned that police in the Netherlands conducted a raid on various premises. The raid was a result of a money laundering operation in which Sheriff Gaming's CEO Stijn Flapper is said to be one of the ringleaders.

In a statement titled "Important statement in response to recent media attention", Sheriff said:

"Until now the justice department has not given any inside information on the evidence on which the allegations in the press are based. Therefore it is still uncertain whether there are any (direct) links between the allegations and Sheriff Gaming/Bubble Group. We have requested the justice department to provide more detailed information."

The company statement goes to to say that the firm believes that it will "...soon be discharged on accusations of money laundering."

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Dustin has a long-standing passion for gambling. He has been writing professionally on the subject and breaking industry news for Casino Listings since 2011. His favorite casino games include Blackjack, Poker, and Hi/Lo. A proud native of Detroit, Dustin currently lives in Michigan.