The Argosy Riverboat Casino is among three state-licensed casinos that were fined last week for three different offenses at the recent meeting of the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission.
The Argosy was fined three-thousand dollars after promotional materials from the casino were sent to a person who signed a self-ban from gambling.
Argosy General Manager Lance George says the casino has instituted a procedure to ensure that this does not happen again:
George says the matter has been dealt with appropriately:
The largest fine of 20-thousand dollars was levied against the Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque after a minor was allowed into the casino to gamble and also received a jackpot payment.
The Isle Casino Hotel in Waterloo was fined 10-thousand-dollars after a server at the casino allowed a customer to get extra money while purchasing a drink with a credit card, and the customer then used the extra money to gamble.