Amazon sued over ‘dangerous partnership’ with virtual casino apps

Nov 13 (Reuters) – (AMZN.O) earned billions of dollars through an “illegal internet gambling enterprise” by distributing casino-style apps and processing payments for virtual chips, a new proposed consumer class-action lawsuit claims.

The lawsuit, filed on Friday by a Nevada resident who said he was addicted to illegal online slot games, accuses Amazon of offering more than 30 illegal casino apps to consumers in a “dangerous partnership” with virtual casinos.

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