It shall be unlawful for any person, or his or her agent or employee, within the city, to directly or indirectly keep, maintain, operate or occupy any building or room, or any part thereof, or any place with apparatus, books or any device for registering bets, or buying or selling pools upon the result of a game, competition, political competition, appointment or election, or any purported event of like character; or to register bets, or buy or sell pools, or to be concerned in buying or selling pools; or to knowingly permit any grounds or premises owned, occupied or controlled by him or her to be used for any of such purposes.
(Ord. passed 5-24-2004)  Penalty, see § 134.99
Statutory reference:
   Similar provisions, see M.C.L.A. § 750.304