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NEWS: Australia’s Crown Resorts fined $300M by court for AML failings which saw billions in suspicious transactions in its casinos

AML: The fine takes Crown's total penalties to A$680 million since it was rocked by accusations of ignoring organised crime and employee safety in hearings since 2020.

An Australian court signed off on a A$450 million ($300 million) fine for Blackstone-owned owned casino operator Crown Resorts for breaking anti-money laundering laws, ending the darkest chapter in the company’s history. The company, dominated by billionaire founder James Packer before he agreed to sell last year, agreed to the payment in May after allegations…

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