In Khabarovsk, closed illegal casino, which was advertised through social network. Casino was located on Vyazemskaya Street, and, judging by the seized documents, enjoyed good popularity from local residents. During the search, gambling machines, reporting, special gambling equipment were seized. In total, 7 people were detained – four croupiers, two administrators and the founder of the casino, which was already attracted for such activities to criminal liability. Then the court did not choose the most severe punishment (article 171 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation – up to 6 years of imprisonment), but now the accused is unlikely to count on any concession. It’s funny, but one of the croupier helped to declassify the underground casino – he published a photo of the gambling table in his account at Instagram, calling for gamers to come to one of the regular poker tournaments held on Vyazemsky. But in the popular network of photo content, not only lovers of gambling hangs. The current legislation does not allow gambling outside of five special zones. And for the tightening of sanctions, representatives of the gambling business – the price dumping will only harm them, leading to the clients and not allowing sufficient funds into the development of its own technical base. However, consolidation by poker status "Intellectual Game", In addition, many national federations are achieved, for sure will probably change the status of poker in our country, and the fact of the ban on the organization of poker clubs.