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Special Notice

Please be advised that the Illinois Gaming Board ("the Board") will hold a meeting on Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 10 a.m. In accordance with Section 12 of the July 24, 2020 Disaster Proclamation issued by Illinois Governor JB Pritzker, in-person attendance of more than fifty people at the regular meeting location is not feasible; therefore, the Board will hold the meeting through electronic means. The link to the livestream meeting is - the livestream will be available via this link on the morning of July 30. This link will also be included in the Notice required by the Open Meetings Act.
Licensed gaming operations at all Illinois Casinos and Video Gaming locations are authorized to resume operations at 9 AM on July 1, 2020. The Board is continuously monitoring developments in connection with the COVID-19 public health crisis and will update licensees and the public as warranted.

Casino Board Exclusion List

Board Exclusion

The Illinois Gambling Act gives the Board the power to eject or exclude any person from Illinois casinos where such person is in violation of the Act, rules, regulations or a final order of the Board; or where the person's conduct or reputation is such that his/her presence within the casino may call into question the honesty and integrity of the gambling operations or interfere with the orderly conduct of gaming. Such exclusion is conducted pursuant to the Board's rules. A list of people who have been excluded from Illinois casinos can be found here.

Excluded Persons

Order By: Alphabetic | Exclusion Date
  1. Argamaso, Baltazar (01/04/1996)
  2. Cechini, Robert (08/22/2000)
  3. Chang, Kang Yu (10/20/2003)
  4. Chen, Xue Liang (10/20/2003)
  5. Claypoole, George Russell Jr. (01/31/2011)
  6. Delgado, Orlando (11/29/2007)
  7. Dvorak, James E. (01/13/2009)
  8. Frio, Robert (05/16/1995)
  9. Gromio, Isidro F. (05/13/1993)
  10. Hamoud, Mabel (09/29/1995)
  11. Hughes, Gladys (09/30/2016)
  12. Leek, David (01/31/1995)
  13. Lycos, George T. (11/21/2002)
  14. Mendiola, Estaban D. (05/13/1993)
  15. Mendiola, Phillip M. (05/13/1993)
  16. Mitchell, Robert (05/16/1995)
  17. Punzalan, Reynaldo (01/04/1996)
  18. Roberts, Ronald L. (04/10/2014)
  19. Rosario, Christopher (11/29/2007)
  20. Salinas, Arturo (11/07/2016)
  21. Sanchez, Ruben (11/29/2007)
  22. Scaffidi, Joseph (09/21/2001)
  23. Tolevski, Jason (06/13/2016)
  24. Valdes, Leandro D. Jr. (03/03/2017)
  25. Williams, Earl H. (08/24/2016)
  26. Wire, James (01/31/1995)