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Pala Tribe

article "With the benefit of hindsight, Pala Interactive would never have entered New Jersey" (4/22/2019)
(New Jersey) -- For Pala Interactive CEO Jim Ryan, The U.S. Supreme Court repeal of PASPA—which made it unlawful for a state and private individuals to sponsor,...
1 Article on this Issue

PokerStars

article PokerStars fined $10K for taking illegal sports bets (4/22/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- State gaming regulators levied a five-figure fine against PokerStars for accepting more than 200 bets on prohibited sporting events. The online...
article State hits PokerStars with largest ever sports betting fine (4/22/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- State gaming regulators levied the largest sports-betting related fine to date against PokerStars for accepting more than 200 bets on prohibited...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Wynn Resorts

article Can Wynn Online Casino Make A Dent In Crowded NJ Industry? (4/22/2019)
(New Jersey) -- The already crowded New Jersey online casino market is going to have to make room for another new entrant: Wynn Resorts.The news of Wynn’s imminent...
article Wynn Resorts and Scientific Games partner to launch US sports betting (4/16/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Scientific Games will partner with Wynn Resorts to launch digital sports betting and online gaming applications in the US. This is the first major sports...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Pennsylvania Gaming

article Internet play is helping put the Pennsylvania Lottery on a record pace (4/19/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- The Pennsylvania Lottery’s use of the internet to expand its sales could be a positive sign for the casinos looking to expand games and revenue through...
article Internet play is helping put the Pennsylvania Lottery on a record pace (4/19/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- The Pennsylvania Lottery’s use of the internet to expand its sales could be a positive sign for the casinos looking to expand games and revenue through...
article Online sports betting in Pennsylvania expected to launch before NBA Finals (4/18/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- If you’re a Sixers fan who feels confident enough in Pennsylvania’s only NBA franchise to bet on some playoff games, but you don’t...
article Pennsylvania announces July 15 online casino and poker launch date (4/18/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- Some 18 months after passing legislation to legalize online gambling and the state of Pennsylvania has just reportedly announced that it anticipates...
article Online sports betting just weeks away in Pa.; other Internet gambling will go live in mid-July (4/18/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- Pennsylvania should go live with online sports betting within two to three weeks, a Pennsylvania Gaming Control board spokesman said Wednesday. Most of...
article Online legal sports bets could come in May, with other digital casino games to follow by July (4/17/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- The next wave of Pennsylvania’s gambling expansion — the use of casinos’ websites and apps to wager on sports or to play slots, table...
article Pennsylvania nears online sports betting, casino gambling (4/17/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- Pennsylvania state regulators say online casino-style gambling, such as poker, and online sports betting is close to getting started. Pennsylvania...
article Pennsylvania Online Casino, Poker To Launch July 15 (4/17/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- On Wednesday, Pennsylvania gaming regulators said at a hearing in Harrisburg that the state’s online casino gaming will kick off in 90 days,...
article Waiting for internet gaming in Pennsylvania? State sets a deadline to go live (4/17/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board told gaming operators this week that the state’s 12 licensed internet operators should be ready to go live...
9 Total Articles on this Issue

Video Gaming

article BLOG: A New Way of Gambling: Video Game Gambling (4/19/2019)
(Internet) -- Gambling has always been popular but there is a new trend that is sweeping the crowds and that is video game gambling. In this modern era nearly every type...
article Why is Streaming Taking Over in TV, Games and Casinos? (4/17/2019)
(Internet) -- It is impossible to look at the modern shape of media without taking notice of the world of streaming. From humble beginnings, these services have...
article Games May Be Toning Down Sexual Content, But Not Violence (4/12/2019)
(Worldwide) -- Franchises like 'Mortal Kombat' and 'Tomb Raider' may not feature the same skimpy costumes for characters as they once did, but the levels...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Sports Betting

article 24-Hour Sports Betting Network Coming From SportsGrid, Sportradar (4/18/2019)
(USA) -- Ready or not, here comes the nation’s first free 24-hour sports betting network. On Thursday, Sportradar and SportsGrid announced an ambitious new...
article Sportradar and SportsGrid Launch 24-hour TV Betting Channel (4/18/2019)
(USA) -- After Disney’s ESPN launched their own sports betting show aptly called the Daily Wager, one thing became clear – wagering on sports is part of the...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

New Jersey Gaming

article Why Is FanDuel Pulling Away From DraftKings In The NJ Online Sportsbook War? (4/17/2019)
(New Jersey) -- A battle for supremacy between DraftKings and FanDuel is not exactly uncharted territory. They’ve waged war in the daily fantasy sports space ever...
article New Jersey Breaks iGaming and Sports Betting Revenue Records in March 2019 (4/16/2019)
(New Jersey) -- Sports betting and iGaming entertainment pushed New Jersey to record revenues for March. Total revenue from gambling in the state exceeded $294 million...
article 2018 New Jersey casino performance numbers are a mixed bag (4/15/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- Profits were down in 2018 for casinos down the shore, according to the latest report from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement. But one...
article New Jersey Posts Record High Results in NJ for March (4/15/2019)
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey scored big on the March Madness and its iGaming segment continued to grow in the meanwhile. Not quite the first state to introduce sports...
article NJ Blows Away Online Casino Record With Almost $40 Million In Revenue (4/15/2019)
(New Jersey) -- To say that theNew Jersey online casinomarket is doing well right now is a pretty big understatement. The state generated over $39 million in revenue in...
article Play+ to explore the stories behind the gambling industry (4/15/2019)
(New Jersey) -- Play+ is conducting short, streamed interviews at next week’s Betting on Sports America to explore some of the stories behind the gambling industry.
article Rush Street Interactive Named Mobile Operator Of The Year In North America (4/15/2019)
(New Jersey) -- Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has been crowned ‘Mobile Operator of the Year’ at the EGR North America Awards 2019. The EGR Awards celebrate...
article March Madness Leads To Margin Madness At New Jersey Sportsbooks (4/12/2019)
(New Jersey) -- Despite tons of promotions aimed at trimming the house edge, it was a stellar March for the sportsbooks in New Jersey, who according to a recent press...
article New Jersey sets online gambling record with $39.1m in March (4/12/2019)
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s regulated online gambling market roared its way back into the record books in March, which was anything but the cruelest month as...
article NJ Online Casinos Obliterate All-Time Revenue Record, While Golden Nugget And Draftkings Surge (4/12/2019)
(New Jersey) -- NJ online casinos absolutely obliterated their all-time revenue record in March, taking in $37.2 million, around $5.5 million more than their previous...
article NJ Sports Betting Hits $372 Million In March With Record $31.7 Million In Revenue (4/12/2019)
(New Jersey) -- Now that the 2019 NCAA Tournament has come to a close, it’s time to look at the bigger NJ sports betting picture. New Jersey got its first taste of...
article Online Casino Revenue Takes A Deep Breath, Balloons To Almost $40 Million In March (4/12/2019)
(New Jersey) -- Could it be a three-peat? You bet. For the first time in New Jersey online gambling history, revenue surpassed $30 million for three-straight months.
12 Total Articles on this Issue

New York Gaming

article New York Falls Behind On Sports Betting Amid Legal Questions (sub req) (4/17/2019)
(New York) -- New York is being left behind in the burgeoning legal sports betting market as state lawmakers look to thread the needle of state constitutional limits...
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Payday Loans

article Some online lenders charge 900% interest and ignore Virginia law. So borrowers are suing. (4/17/2019)
(Virginia) -- A loose-knit group of Virginians, stung by triple-digit interest rates on payday and other loans, is trying to do what the General Assembly won’t...
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West Virginia Gaming

article How Long Will It Take West Virginia To Launch Online Casino And Poker? (4/17/2019)
(West Virginia) -- On March 28, West Virginia became the fifth state to legalize online gambling. Early projections indicate the West Virginia online casino and poker...
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Iowa Gaming

article Letter to the editor: Bets off, Iowa (4/16/2019)
(Iowa) -- Iowa casinos want the out-of-state billionaire carpetbaggers like DraftKings and FanDuel to serve as bookies for the casinos — handling their sports and...
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Ohio Gaming

article Lawmakers Looking At Dueling Bills On Sports Gambling (4/16/2019)
(Ohio) -- Ohio lawmakers have been considering legalizing sports betting ever since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled last year that states are allowed to do that. But there...
article Here Comes Ohio Online Lottery? Launch Could Come As Soon As 2020 (4/12/2019)
(Ohio) -- The Ohio Lottery is poised to become the next state to institute a mobile component. Last week during a House Finance Subcommittee on Primary and Secondary...
article Lawmaker details the case for sports gambling in Ohio - both online and in casinos, racinos (4/12/2019)
(Ohio) -- The time is right for Ohio to seriously debate how to move forward with online sports wagering and casino-style sports books under regulation by the Ohio...
article Ohio sports gambling legalization seeks to fund schools (4/12/2019)
(Ohio) -- Legislation introduced in the Ohio House would legalize sports gambling in casinos and racinos. The bill grants regulatory authority to the state Lottery...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Wire Act

article DOJ: Lotteries Not Part of Wire Act Opinion (4/16/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- In releasing an updated opinion that said the 1961 federal Wire Act bans all forms of inter-state gambling, the Department of Justice wasn’t...
article Instant Reaction To The Wire Act Hearing: How Well Did It Go For Online Gambling? (4/12/2019)
(New Hampshire) -- The US District Court in New Hampshire hosted oral arguments in a case about the Wire Act on Thursday. On one side is the Department of Justice,...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

eSports

article ESL One Mumbai can help Indian's esports status - Redeye (4/15/2019)
(India) -- Paul "Redeye" Chaloner believes India is one of the countries "on the cusp" of being regarded as a great esports nation and that...
1 Article on this Issue

Ontario Gaming

article Will single-event sports betting be legalized in Ontario? (4/15/2019)
(Ontario) -- Lawyers in the gambling industry hope the third time’s a charm when it comes to the legalization of single-event sports betting in Ontario.
article Ontario government inches closer to online gambling regulation in the Canadian province (4/12/2019)
(Ontario) -- In an April 11, 2019, press release, the Canadian Gaming Association (CGA) welcomed a same-day announcement by the Ontario government to put in place an...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article Atlantic City gaming revenue up 25% in March (4/12/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- Casino gaming revenue was up more than 25% in March, marking the 10th straight month of growth for the industry. According to figures released Friday...
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Indiana Gaming

article Indiana casino legislation takes another step forward (4/12/2019)
(Indiana) -- In Indiana, the campaign to bring a casino to the area around the city of Terre Haute reportedly took another step forward yesterday after proposed...
article Mobile Sports Betting Still Hanging On By A Thread Ahead Of Indiana House Vote (4/12/2019)
(Indiana) -- Indiana is moving closer to passing its omnibus gambling reform/expansion package, which includes sports betting, but language to allow mobile sports...
article Terre Haute Gambling On Casino Bill's Success (4/12/2019)
(Indiana) -- Terre Haute is gambling on a monumental gaming bill moving forward at the statehouse that leaders hope will help the struggling community hit the jackpot...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Michigan Gaming

article Michigan Senator: Online Casino, Poker Bill Could Be To Governor By June (4/12/2019)
(Michigan) -- Sen. Curtis Hertel Jr. is in his first year sponsoring online gambling legislation in Michigan, but he’s not new to the effort. Hertel played a key...
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Texas Gaming

article ‘Action’ Producer Bradley Jackson on the Odds of Texas Legalizing Sports Gambling (4/12/2019)
(Texas) -- Last May, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the 1992 law that prohibited sports gambling in most states (Nevada enjoyed an exception).
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Other News

article Online casinos ignored my obvious signs of addiction, says gambler (4/22/2019)
(UK) -- A problem gambler who lost £125,000 with the online casinos LeoVegas and Casumo has accused them of ignoring obvious signs of her addiction, instead offering her...
article Online casinos ignored my obvious signs of addiction, says gambler (4/22/2019)
(UK) -- A problem gambler who lost £125,000 with the online casinos LeoVegas and Casumo has accused them of ignoring obvious signs of her addiction, instead offering her...
article One of world's biggest YouTube stars to headline Cincinnati gaming festival (4/18/2019)
(Ohio) -- One of the world's biggest YouTube stars is returning to Cincinnati, where he got his start, to headline an upcoming video game and esports festival.
article Things To Know Prior To Starting Online Betting (4/18/2019)
(Internet) -- If you are one of the enthusiasts of sports betting, then it is time for you to starting betting online. It is much more convenient and easy in most cases...
article Things To Know Prior To Starting Online Betting (4/18/2019)
(Internet) -- If you are one of the enthusiasts of sports betting, then it is time for you to starting betting online. It is much more convenient and easy in most cases...
article BLOG: How Gamification May Change The Online (4/17/2019)
(Internet) -- Gamification is a relatively new term in vocabulary. It can be used in all segments of business and education. Providers who use gamification take certain...
article Why Is America Taking So Long To Legalize Gambling? (4/16/2019)
(USA) -- For a nation which is home to the world capital of gambling in Las Vegas, the United States has an approach to the activity that could well be described as...
article Indiana House backs bill prohibiting online sports betting (4/16/2019)
(Indiana) -- The question of whether Indiana will allow sports betting by mobile devices is still up for debate in the state Legislature. The Indiana House voted 78-15...
article Online casino brand LeoVegas under investigation for sending marketing emails to suspended player (4/16/2019)
(UK) -- Online gambling service providers are to adhere to strict standards and guidelines when offering casino or other gaming options. When an operator breaks the...
article Showtime to Produce Series on Legalization of Sports Betting (4/16/2019)
(USA) -- Showtime has recently announced that it will produce a four-part documentary entitled Action. The series premiered on Showtime on March 24 and followed several...
article Ireland to drop 2% turnover tax for favoured two-tier approach (4/16/2019)
(Ireland) -- The Irish Independent has this weekend reported that the Dáil Éireann will move to present a two-tiered betting tax plan to the European Commission for EU-...
article Sports Betting East Africa Summit 2019 (4/16/2019)
(Uganda) -- Last week, Sports Betting East Africa 2019 brought together stakeholders from across the continent to gain valuable insight into the greatest opportunities...
article Yobetit teams up with brand ambassador Ben Camille for international campaign (4/16/2019)
(Malta) -- Maltese iGaming company Yobetit signed Maltese celebrity Ben Camille and kickstarted their new international campaign #BeLikeBen. You may have seen it pop up...
article Russia to Tight the Rules for Bookmakers (4/16/2019)
(Russia) -- Russia is going to make the law on gambling tougher. A new bill having more rigorous rules for casino operators and bookmakers is recommended for approval by...
article UNLV International Gaming Institute to host a conference on gambling and risk taking (4/16/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- May 2019 conference brings together industry professionals and researchers to spark a global conversation on topics like sports betting.
article Kindred CEO Advocates EU Single Market for Online Consumers (4/15/2019)
(Belgium) -- Henrik Tjärnström, the CEO of Kindred Group, has urged European lawmakers to offer an improved EU single market in online gambling and other similar sectors...
article How Gamification Is Taking Over Corporate Advertising (4/15/2019)
(UK) -- Everything is getting gamified these days. They do it to draw more people to a particular product or service. Does this mean gambling is going to become even...
article LeoVegas in trouble again for encouraging problem gambler (4/15/2019)
(UK) -- LeoVegas may have committed a pretty big no-no. The UK Gambling Commision (UKGC) is investigating a claim that the operator accepted £20,000 ($26,220) from...
article LeoVegas under investigation for targeting problem gambler (4/15/2019)
(UK) -- LeoVegas is currently under investigation by the UK Gambling Commission after ‘bombarding’ a problem gambler with marketing emails. The player’...
article Online Casino Accepts £20k from Known Problem Gambler (4/15/2019)
(UK) -- Gambling companies are being urged to reinforce stricter measures when it comes to the monitoring of their customers’ spending habits, after one online...

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