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Nevada / Slot Machine Scam #301976

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 21, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Reno, NV) Slot machine rigging scam uncovered in Nevada examined; record winner and ex-con Gus "The Runt" Econopoulos mentioned admitting his role. [August 19, 1983, ECONOPOULOS - comments on winning.] Scam's system, according to testimony of participant-turned-state's witness Doug Kuetz and others explained, discussed. [International Game Technology spokesperson Peter DICKINSON - cites need to stay ahead of cheaters.] [Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. Grand spokesperson Vic LEWIS - is confident incident won't be repeated.]
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater Artist: Joan Lynch

Drinkwater, Terry;
Rather, Dan

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