This is a discussion on Dennis Blieden Arrested and Indicted within the online poker forums, in the Poker News and Events section; https://www.pokernews.com/news/2019/07/lapc-champ-dennis-blieden-indicted-embezzling-22-million-34814.htm
Won the LAPC last year. Guess he was embezzling to cover his losses. Stole $22m from his company (how the heck that company let that
Won the LAPC last year. Guess he was embezzling to cover his losses. Stole $22m from his company (how the heck that company let that happen is beyond me). Fish always bust... some faster than most. I was laughing last year when people were amazed at his "fearless" style (raising button without looking, etc)... all I saw was someone without skill or awareness of lack thereof, way over his head lol.
Such stories very much worsen the image of poker - like a gamble, for which people are ready to commit crimes. One such case kills the efforts of thousands of people to promote poker as a sports game of skill ...