2007 Headline Maker: Skill-based Gambling Machines

Published: 12/19/2007

Before leaving office, former Attorney General Jim Petro says a recent court ruling should put an end to pending litigation regarding the legality of Tic Tac Fruit and other gaming machines in Ohio. The ruling by the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas upheld an Ohio Liquor Control Commission decision finding Tic Tac Fruit machines operated by Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 2171 in Pomeroy were electronic video gambling devices and grounds for a citation.