Luck wasn't in the cards Tuesday for lead plaintiffs lawyer David Boies, as the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals denied class status to video poker players who claimed their electronic cards were marked -- by computer programmers. The proposed class would have encompassed nearly everyone who had played video poker or electronic slot machines at more than 60 casinos within the past 15 years.
Boies' Bid for Massive Class Fails
August 11, 2004