Six of the 18 were Borgata employees.
The Associated Press reports:
“If the charges are proven, the ring would be among the most serious mob incursions into the Atlantic City casino industry since the first casino opened in 1978. Fear of organized crime prompted New Jersey to institute tight controls when legal gambling began, but regulations have been loosened over the years.”
The Borgata is the same casino where card cheating expert
AP article here.