07448626 is referenced by 95 patents and cites 305 patents.

A card receiver to receive playing cards includes a substantially circular base having an outer periphery and an inner portion radially spaced from the outer periphery. A plurality of partitions extend longitudinally from the base and opposed surfaces of each adjacent pair of partitions form a respective playing card compartment therebetween. Each of the partitions are cambered such that both a face and a back of a playing card retained in a respective one of the compartments are physically engaged by the opposed surfaces of the pair of partitions forming the respective compartment.

Title
Systems, methods and articles to facilitate playing card games
Application Number
11/480295
Publication Number
7448626 (B2)
Application Date
June 29, 2006
Publication Date
November 11, 2008
Inventor
Allen Fleckenstein
Bellevue
WA, US
Agent
J P Cody
Frank Abramonte
Eric M Ringer
Assignee
Bally Gaming
NV, US
IPC
A63F 12/00
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