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Just two years ago the town of Kingsville boasted more than a dozen eight-liner game rooms and had staked its claim as Texas’s unofficial gambling capital—until the authorities showed up. Now locals are angling for another spin.
Gambling, in case you were wondering, is still illegal in Texas. But for the past decade, elusive entrepreneurs from around the country have been slipping into towns like Kingsville and quietly setting up small-time casinos that combine the slots of Atlantic City with the decor of an OfficeMax and the convenience of a Circle K. Try your luck?