Nevada men face federal fees in an alleged sports making a bet funding scheme. U.S. Securities and change commission filed the fees on Wednesday. associated: 38M people predicted to bet on NFL, AGA says officials say 74-year-antique John Thomas and 72-yr-vintage Thomas Becker told buyers it changed into a low-hazard manner to triple your budget in much less than 6 months. They allegedly were given $29 million typical. associated: Las Vegas casino holds sports betting seminar The feds say the 2 men used the money on lavish journeys and personal expenses. They both pleaded responsible to conspiracy of running a pyramid scheme in 1991.