Category: blackjack

Despite it being common practice for casinos to ban card counters, a 1979 New Jersey Supreme Court decision banned all Atlantic City casinos from doing so, making them the only state in America where a casino is forbidden from throwing out skilled blackjack players.

One man won $6 million in one night from one casino. Don Johnson single-handedly ruined the Tropicana’s April 2011 night while playing blackjack. He’d already won $9 million at two other casinos. He is now banned from most Atlantic City casinos.

Just before going out of business, the founder of FEDEX took the company’s last $5,000, went to vegas and played blackjack, winning enough money to keep the company afloat. source

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