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PASPA Decision

article Bill Bradley says gambling on high school sports is upon us. Don’t bet on it
(Washington D.C.) -- Bill Bradley, not surprisingly, is upset with the Supreme Court’s ruling Monday that cleared the way for expanded sports gambling in the...
article Evangelical Leaders Denounce Supreme Court Gambling Ruling by Conservative Justices
(Washington D.C.) -- Evangelical leaders are expressing their opposition to a United States Supreme Court decision led by conservative justices that struck down a...
article Lawmakers Considering Legalizing Sports Betting Following U.S. Supreme Court Ruling
(USA) -- Lawmakers are considering the state’s options in the wake of a US Supreme Court ruling clearing the way for legalized sports betting throughout the...
article Legalized sports betting could help stop point-shaving
(Oklahoma) -- The Supreme Court has spoken. Legalized betting on sports is a state option, which means Nevada no longer has the corner on Bucks minus three over Pacers...
article Now that PASPA Has Fallen, What does this mean for the States?
(Washington D.C.) -- Now that the Supreme Court has ruled that the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (“PASPA”) is unconstitutional commandeering...
article Sports-Betting Companies Race to Expand After Supreme Court Decision
(New York) -- Companies on both sides of the Atlantic are working to launch or expand U.S. sports-betting operations after the Supreme Court struck down federal...
6 Total Articles on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article For the first time, Atlantic City's two newest casinos will open on the same day
(Atlantic City) -- Four years ago, 2014 began with the closing of the Atlantic Club casino on January 14. Later that summer, three more Atlantic City casinos —...
article Will sports betting be a 'game changer' for Atlantic City?
(Atlantic City) -- The U.S. Supreme Court decision Monday to open the door for legalized sports betting throughout the country has politicians and gaming operators...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency

article Supreme Court Sports Bets Ruling Opens Door for Blockchain
(USA) -- Sports betting may become a new growth industry for blockchain companies following the U.S. Supreme Court’s May 14 decision striking down a prohibition on...
1 Article on this Issue

Caesars

article Harrah's hotel construction timeline shrinks in latest tweak to gambling license renewal
(Louisiana) -- Harrah's will have to build a new $350 million hotel in New Orleans within four years if it wants to continue operating its casino another 30 years,...
1 Article on this Issue

Churchill Downs

article C Strikes Deal To Move Into New Jersey Sports Betting Market
(New Jersey) -- Two days after the Supreme Court issued a historic ruling paving the way for legalized sports gambling in the U.S., Churchill Downs Inc. has moved...
1 Article on this Issue

Colorado Gaming

article Wagering on sports in Colorado and what the future could bring
(Colorado) -- With news Monday on a new future of sports gambling widespread, come many unknowns with a new world of legal sports betting. A new scene that’s never...
1 Article on this Issue

Fantasy Sports

article Paddy Power Betfair declares interest in FanDuel
(USA) -- UK-based bookmaker business Paddy Power Betfair has announced its interest in expanding its own US operations through an arrangement with FandDuel, the US-based...
article Paddy Power Betfair eyes FanDuel acquisition
(USA) -- Paddy Power Betfair is reportedly closing in on a deal to acquire daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator FanDuel. Citing multiple sources close to the talks, Legal...
article Paddy Power Betfair woos FanDuel for possible merger
(UK) -- Bookmaker Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) is seeking to expand its business in the United States through a possible merger with daily fantasy sports giant FanDuel.
press release The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Announces Receipt of Additional Fantasy Sports Contests Operator Applications
(Pennsylvania) -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board announced today that it has received applications from four additional companies to operate Fantasy Sports...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Florida Gaming

article Batten: Dog track owners aren't betting on sports book to be its salvation
(Florida) -- At the risk of eliciting groans, don’t bet on legalized sports gambling coming to the Naples-Fort Myers Greyhound Track, or anywhere else in the state...
1 Article on this Issue

Japan Gaming

article Bill tackling problem gamblers submitted to Lower House to clear way for casinos
(Japan) -- The ruling LDP-led coalition along with the nominal opposition party Nippon Ishin no Kai submitted a bill to the Lower House on Wednesday to establish new...
article Revised gambling addiction bill submitted to Diet
(Japan) -- In Japan, the ruling coalition has withdrawn its Basic Bill on Gambling Addiction Countermeasures, which it had submitted last December, and in its place...
article Taking a Cue from Macau, Japan Gets Ready to Gamble
(Japan) -- The Japanese government has set a goal of 40 million foreign tourists visiting the country by 2020. In that particular year, the Summer Olympics in Tokyo will...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article Waldorf Astoria Hotels Resorts To Debut In Las Vegas
(Las Vegas) -- Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) iconic luxury hotel brand, today announced plans to convert the Mandarin Oriental on the Las...
article 4Wall Systems and Design Part of the Las Vegas Strip's First Esports Arena
(Las Vegas) -- The first Las Vegas Strip venue dedicated to hosting esports events, Esports Arena Las Vegas, opened in March at the Luxor Resort and Casino. The 30,000-...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Louisiana Gaming

article Louisiana Illustrates The Potential Mess That Can Come Out Of Online Gaming Legislation
(Louisiana) -- Louisiana DFS legislation is one step closer to becoming law in the Bayou State. H 484, a bill that would formally legalize and license daily fantasy...
article Louisiana riverboat casino changes head to governor's desk
(Louisiana) -- Gov. John Bel Edwards will decide whether riverboat casinos can increase the amount of gambling at their facilities and move ashore.
article Governor on Harrah's: 'I just need to know that it is a good deal'
(Louisiana) -- Gov. John Bel Edwards said the proposed deal to extend the state gambling license for Harrah's Casino in New Orleans has improved over the last couple...
article Harrah's Casino deal gets Louisiana Senate approval
(Louisiana) -- The Louisiana Senate voted 21-16 Wednesday (May 16) to require Harrah's New Orleans' parent company, Caesars Entertainment Corp., to invest $350...
article Louisiana Senate passes Harrah's casino bill; measure still needs House approval
(Louisiana) -- Owners of the Harrah’s casino would get another 30 years to operate in Louisiana and would have to pay an additional $20 million per year to the...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Macau Gaming

article Non-gaming revenue at 40pct good target: MGTO head
(Macau) -- Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, director of the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), said she would be pleased if the city’s casino industry could achieve...
1 Article on this Issue

Massachusetts Gaming

article COLUMN: Is gambling here to stay?
(Massachusetts) -- Is it time to say uncle? For those of us who abhor state-sponsored gambling, these are lousy days indeed. A casino rises in Springfield. And, despite...
article GOP State Treasurer Candidate Says Lottery Should Participate in Sports Betting
(Massachusetts) -- Republican State Treasurer candidate Keiko Orrall believes the Lottery should be looking for ways that it can become an “active participant...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

MGM Springfield

article 100 days from MGM Springfield's grand opening, $960 million casino nears completion (photos, video)
(Massachusetts) -- With just 100 days until MGM Resorts International opens the doors to its $960 million casino in downtown Springfield, construction on the site is...
1 Article on this Issue

N.J. Sports Betting

article N.J. can forget immediate legal sports betting. Here's why.
(New Jersey) -- Hold onto your bets, sports fans. Monmouth Park's plan to become the first place in New Jersey to offer legalized sports betting on May 28 --...
article New Jersey Forced to Slow Down a Few Minutes On Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- When the Supreme Court decision broke on Monday morning, New Jersey rejoiced. After a lengthy, costly legal and legislative battle for nearly a decade,...
article NJ sports betting: Monmouth Park chasing sports leagues for damages after court fight
(New Jersey) -- Monmouth Park officials say they will file an application in U.S. District Court seeking to recoup hundreds of millions of dollars in damages that...
article These are the job openings sports betting will bring to New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- In as little as two weeks, the horses won't be the only athletes people can bet on at Monmouth Park. Following a ruling on Monday from the U.S....
4 Total Articles on this Issue

New Hampshire Gaming

article State senator, Sununu talk possibility of sports betting in New Hampshire
(New Hampshire) -- Gov. Chris Sununu says he’s supportive of the concept of sports betting in New Hampshire. And he joked that he “wouldn’t bet against...
1 Article on this Issue

New Jersey Gaming

article RUDDOCK: State Lawmakers Opposed To Online Gambling Should Look At Horse Racing, Sports Betting And NJ
(New Jersey) -- Most industries are doing everything in their power to adapt to the new online and mobile world. Brick-and-mortar retailers that fail to adapt are...
1 Article on this Issue

New York Gaming

article Sciria: Possibility of sports betting in New York changes everything
(New York) -- The way we watch and follow sports could be changing forever. That's how big Monday's Supreme Court decision that ruled the Professional and...
article Sports gambling maybe not imminent despite SCOTUS ruling
(New York) -- Don't expect to make a legal bet on the NBA finals this spring in New York. Despite the state Legislature paving the way for sports gambling almost...
article Rivers Casino weighs-in on sports betting ruling
(New York) -- NewsChannel 13 sat down with Rivers Casino in Schenectady Wednesday morning to get its reaction, after the Supreme Court cleared the way for sports betting.
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Ohio Gaming

article Idea floated to legalize sports betting in small Ohio bars
(Ohio) -- A backer of previous ballot efforts for expansion of casino gambling in Ohio is floating the idea of a new petition drive aimed at offering sports wagering at...
1 Article on this Issue

Pennsylvania Gaming

article Pennsylvania casinos await legal sports betting as tables tank
(Pennsylvania) -- Pennsylvania’s casino operators posted a modest gaming revenue decline in April as action at their gaming tables grew cold. Figures released this...
article Table games revenue down 6.2 percent compared to last April: Pa. casino report card
(Pennsylvania) -- Table games revenue for April 2018 fell approximately 6.2 percent compared to April of last year, according to figures released Tuesday by the...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Social Gaming

article Icelandic social gaming startup Teatime Games raises $9 million in a Series A round led by Index Ventures
(Europe) -- Teatime Games, the Icelandic social games company, has announced a $7.5 million Series A funding round and a prior $1.6 million Seed round, both led by Index...
1 Article on this Issue

Sports Betting

article Who will referee billion-dollar sports betting industry?
(USA) -- Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize sports betting, the race is on to see who will referee the multibillion-dollar...
article 6 Reasons Why States Shouldn't Be Counting Their Sports Betting Tax Revenue Yet
(USA) -- Will the Supreme Court’s decision allowing states to legalize sports betting be the tax revenue jackpot that some states hope for? Perhaps, but plenty of...
article The Supreme Court Killed a Prohibition on Sports Betting. Now Let the Mergers Begin
(USA) -- Paddy Power Betfair is in talks to merge its U.S. unit with closely held website FanDuel as the Irish bookmaker positions itself for expanded sports betting in...
article Las Vegas Welcomes The Spread Of Sports Gambling
(Las Vegas) -- At MGM Grand Las Vegas, a bookmaker takes bets on sports events at the round counter at the Race & Sports Book near the casino. Hockey is among the...
article NFL has no problem with new owner’s casino investments
(New York) -- Newly minted Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper’s casino investments pose no problem for the NFL. Tepper’s $17 billion Appaloosa Management...
article NFL will be bullish on betting soon enough as it enters a brave new lucrative world
(USA) -- The NFL backed the losing argument in the recent Supreme Court ruling on legalized sports wagering at the statewide level, and did so at the same time several...
article Court ruling allowing gambling will poison sports and values it teaches, says Bradley
(New Jersey) -- Former Sen. Bill Bradley had nothing good to say Tuesday about the Supreme Court ruling that overturned the 1992 law he wrote that banned betting on...
article Churchill Downs in deal to enter sports betting in three states
(USA) -- Churchill Downs Inc on Wednesday signed a deal with SBTech, a sports betting platform, which will allow the gaming company to offer bets on events in New Jersey...
article Churchill Downs Incorporated Announces Entry into Real Money Online Gaming and Sports Betting Markets
(Kentucky) -- Churchill Downs Incorporated ("CDI") (Nasdaq:CHDN) today announced its entry into real money online gaming ("iGaming") and sports...
article OP/ED: Iowa should pursue legalized sports betting
(Iowa) -- In light of Monday's U.S. Supreme Court decision, we support plans already under discussion for the Iowa Legislature to revisit next year the legalization...
article Sports betting bill likely in Iowa
(Iowa) -- When a sports betting bill is once again introduced in the Iowa Legislature in 2019, it’s going to draw a bit more attention than the one that circulated...
article Churchill Deals Into Jersey; TVG Parent Eyes FanDuel
(New Jersey) -- Well that didn't take long. Just days after a U.S. Supreme Court decision opened the door for states to add sports wagering, the owners of the...
article Stagnant horse racing betting court ruling helps the sport
(Kentucky) -- Horse racing has been struggling for years to regain a strong footing on the national sports landscape, and owners hope to use betting on other sports to...
article BLOG: Michael Jordan and other NBA Hall of Gamblers
(Internet) -- Just recently, the Supreme Court voted to a decision that sports betting be legalized in the United States. Now, states have the freedom to offer sports...
article Legalized sports betting could help stop point-shaving
(Oklahoma) -- The Supreme Court has spoken. Legalized betting on sports is a state option, which means Nevada no longer has the corner on Bucks minus three over Pacers...
15 Total Articles on this Issue

Steve Wynn

article 114 interviews, 3M documents involved in Steve Wynn investigation
(Las Vegas) -- The chairwoman of a Wynn Resorts Ltd. committee investigating allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct against Steve Wynn said more than 100 people...
1 Article on this Issue

Texas Gaming

article Live dog races used to draw crowds to Corpus Christi Greyhound Race Track
(Texas) -- The last live dog race at the Corpus Christi Greyhound Race Track ended with a photo finish. On Dec. 30, 2007, officials determined Bordertown Girl beat Oates...
1 Article on this Issue

Video Gaming

article There are no age restrictions for gambling in video games, despite potential risks to children
(Australia) -- According to a 2018 report by Digital Australia, 97% of Australian households with children have at least one device for playing video games. More than 60...
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Wynn Boston Harbor

article Mystic River cleanup near Everett casino costs Wynn Resorts nearly double original estimates
(Massachusetts) -- It cost twice as much as expected, but after 18 months of work and nearly a million tons of soil removed, Wynn Resorts has finished the cleanup of...
article Wynn Resorts takes a gamble by not selling Boston casino
(Massachusetts) -- Wynn Resorts may be taking a gamble with its Boston-area casino slated to open next year. The company, after meeting with at least two rivals to...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Wynn Resorts

article Comptroller sues casino operator execs, board
(New York) -- New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli in his role as trustee of the New York State Common Retirement Fund is suing some Wynn Resorts executives and...
article Reshuffle of Wynn Macau’s parent healthy: Zeman
(Macau) -- The reshaping of Wynn Resorts Ltd’s board since its founder Steve Wynn’s exit amid allegations of sexual misconduct has been “healthy...
article Shakeup On Wynn Resorts Board Of Directors
(Las Vegas) -- The proxy battle that has been raging around Wynn Resorts (WYNN) for weeks now has finally drawn to a conclusion, and the winner of the battle would...
article Wynn Resorts points to changes after founder's resignation
(Las Vegas) -- The board of directors and CEO of Wynn Resorts on Wednesday sought to show shareholders they are working to strengthen the casino operator's corporate...
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Other News

press release Five Distinguished Women to Discuss Challenges Women Face in Gaming World at East Coast Gaming Congress, June 13-14 in Atlantic City
(New Jersey) -- The 22nd East Coast Gaming Congress, which takes place June 13-14 in Atlantic City, will feature a panel of distinguished women who discuss their paths...
article Britain slashes top stake on gambling machines to 2 pounds
(UK) -- Britain will cut the maximum stake on fixed-odds betting terminals to just two pounds after the government opted to try to tackle problem gambling and rejected...
article Port Elizabeth casino set to benefit from new developments
(South Africa) -- The Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment World in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, is set to benefit from the construction of a mixed-use entertainment...
article BLOG: Dangerous Liaison: Industrial Agriculture and the Reductionist Mindset
(Worldwide) -- Food and agriculture across the world is in crisis. Food is becoming denutrified and unhealthy and diets less diverse. There is a loss of biodiversity,...
article Cloud-based GameSource to expand slot footprint
(Macau) -- The product GameSource – launched via Macau-based Pacific Intellectuals Alliance Macau Ltd – is to help the firm to capture via supply of its game...

5/15/2018

article Supreme Court ruling in favor of sports betting is a win for everyone
(Las Vegas) -- First, many expected the decision to come in January. When that didn’t happen, focus shifted to March. Then April.
article Like it or not, the way games are covered is about to change forever
(USA) -- You could have bet Steve Kerr, who seldom misses an opportunity to comment on current events, would be among the first high-profile sports figures to address...
article Long odds — for now — on legal sports betting in the DMV
(Maryland) -- Legalized sports betting could come to the nation’s capital or its surroundings after a Supreme Court ruling this week opened the way for states to...
article Sports betting: Bye, bye barroom bookie, hello corporate casino?
(Pennsylvania) -- Fat Jack, Wheels, Sal the Bull and every other barroom bookie with a cool nickname can expect new competition for game-day bets and parlays. Who from?...
article Casino Owner Discusses Supreme Court Ruling On Sports Betting
(Delaware) -- The Supreme Court has given the green light on sports betting, but will that really change the industry? NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Ed Sutor,...
article Paddy Power Betfair Close to Buying FanDuel-Report
(USA) -- British bookmaker Paddy Power Betfair Plc is close to buying U.S. daily fantasy sports company FanDuel, according to a report on Tuesday by the Legal Sports...
article Who will referee billion-dollar sports betting industry?
(Atlantic City) -- Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize sports betting, the race is on to see who will referee the multibillion-...
article Will legalization of sports betting end gambling scandals?
(Massachusetts) -- In the notorious Black Sox case, members of the Chicago White Sox were accused of taking bribes to lose the 1919 World Series to the Cincinnati Reds....
article Where does horse racing fit in a world with legal sports betting? Depends who you ask.
(Kentucky) -- The Supreme Court's blockbuster ruling on Monday paving the way for states to conduct gambling on all sorts of sporting events poses an important...
article Mississippi coast casinos fast track sports betting in light of U.S. Supreme Court ruling
(Mississippi) -- Two big events will mark this summer's calendar at the Island View Casino in Gulfport. The casino plans to open its water-side, $75 million...
article The Supreme Court says states can allow sports betting. Will Virginia get in on the action?
(West Virginia) -- Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling that freed state governments to legalize sports betting won’t have an immediate impact in Virginia, a...
article Kentucky lawmaker already working on sports gambling legislation
(Kentucky) -- Kentucky may have not been prepared for the U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday that struck down a prohibition on state sports gambling, but it didn’t...
article A.C., Trenton prepare for legal sports betting following Supreme Court ruling
(New Jersey) -- The U.S. Supreme Court decision to strike down a federal ban on sports betting was welcomed news Monday in Atlantic City and Trenton, where officials in...
article Deadwood casinos may lead push for sports betting in South Dakota
(South Dakota) -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard said Monday that voters would need to change the South Dakota Constitution for sports betting to become legal in the state. His...
article Christie legacy gets a boost from sports betting ruling
(New Jersey) -- Whatever the odds were, former Gov. Chris Christie’s bet on legalized sports wagering paid off. The Supreme Court’s decision to allow sports...
article Senate President Steve Sweeney eyeing June for sports betting in N.J.
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey lawmakers will move quickly to regulate legal sports betting with the state's second-most powerful official eyeing the first week in June.
article A.C. internet gaming revenue continues to rise in April
(Atlantic City) -- Internet gaming revenue continued to rise in April while monthly casino win increased for the first time in 2018 over the previous year. E-gaming...
article States Eye New Revenues After Supreme Court Backs Legal Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- Now that the Supreme Court says it's OK, states are free to legalize betting on sports if they want to. As a once under-the-table economy moves into...
article Music legend to help open MGM casino in Mass.
(Massachusetts) -- A week after the new MGM casino opens in Springfield, Mass., music legend Stevie Wonder will help with its grand opening. Wonder announced Tuesday...
article States Eye New Revenues After Supreme Court Backs Legal Sports Betting
(New Hampshire) -- Now that the Supreme Court says it's OK, states are free to legalize betting on sports if they want to. As a once under-the-table economy moves...
article Harrah's Casino license extension advances from Senate committee
(Louisiana) -- A Louisiana Senate committee voted 4-3 Monday (May 14) to extend Caesars Entertainment Corp.'s license to run the Harrah's Casino in New Orleans...
article Caesars Windsor set to resume strike talks as Detroit casinos see gains
(Windsor) -- Labor talks are to resume Tuesday between Caesars Windsor and an employees' union whose strike — now in its 39th day — has shut down the...
article Lottery winner arrested for dumping $200,000 of manure on ex-boss’ lawn
(Illinois) -- A man from Illinois was arrested for getting $224,000 worth of manure dumped on his former employer’s property, only two weeks after he won $125...
article Idea to shift wedding money from Las Vegas tourism group gets pushback
(Las Vegas) -- Clark County Clerk Lynn Goya’s request to divert funds for wedding tourism promotions was not quashed Tuesday. But county commissioners did not...
article Supreme Court ruling set to shuffle the deck on golf and gaming destinations
(USA) -- A trip to Las Vegas for March Madness with some golf on the side has always been a go-to spring buddies trip. Or, combining fall golf with the rest of the day...
article Vegas casinos confident betting ruling won’t hurt bottom line
(Nevada) -- Nevada for years was the only game in town if you wanted to place a bet on your favorite team. Federal law prohibited sports wagering in most states, leaving...
article Wynn Resorts female directors address policies after scandal
(Las Vegas) -- The four female directors of casino operator Wynn Resorts said at a forum Monday they are committed to helping the company move onto a new chapter...
article Sources: Paddy Power Betfair Close To Acquiring Fantasy Sports Site FanDuel
(USA) -- Multiple sources indicated to Legal Sports Report that sports betting and gaming company Paddy Power Betfair is close to acquiring daily fantasy sports site...

5/14/2018

article AGA Applauds Supreme Court Decision to End the Sports Betting Ban
(Washington D.C.) -- The Supreme Court has struck down the federal law prohibiting states from authorizing or licensing sports betting. The Court announced its 6-3...
article Landmark ruling sees the Supreme Court vote open up sports betting across the US
(Washington D.C.) -- The US Supreme Court has voted in a 6-3 ruling that has overturned a 1992 federal ban on sports betting across the country. The landmark ruling that...
article What the Supreme Court’s sports gambling decision means
(Washington D.C.) -- On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of New Jersey in the case that was formerly known as Chris Christie vs. NCAA (Christie’s name has...
article States Get Ready to Tax Sports Betting
(USA) -- If there’s one sure thing in sports gambling, it’s that U.S. states will try to cash in on the market estimated at $150 billion. On Monday, the U.S...
article The Bettor’s State-by-State Guide to Legal Sports Gambling
(USA) -- Now that the Supreme Court has overturned the federal ban on sports betting, some fans in the U.S. should be able to place bets within weeks.
article What to Expect in a World Where States Can Legalize Sports Betting
(USA) -- The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to strike down a 25-year-old federal statute, the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), paves the way...
article DraftKings to pursue gambling licenses after SCOTUS decision
(Massachusetts) -- After spending several years and millions of dollars convincing state legislatures that it's not a gambling operation, daily fantasy sports...
article Supreme Court ruling could lead to sports gambling bills in Hawaii Legislature
(Hawaii) -- Bills that would call for legalized sports betting in Hawaii are likely to be introduced in next year’s state Legislature in the wake of today’s...
article Supreme Court decision on sports betting puts WV at the front of the line
(West Virginia) -- West Virginia’s gamble to be one of the first states to seize on legalized sports betting appears to be paying off. The U.S. Supreme Court, in a...
article How NJ is looking to cash in on sports betting
(New Jersey) -- With the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday having struck down a law that bans sports betting and gambling, New Jersey's gaming and tourism industry is...
article With sports betting legal, New Jersey’s Monmouth Park aims to take wagers soon
(New Jersey) -- Monmouth Park has waited more than six years to open its betting windows to sports gamblers, and it doesn’t intend to wait any longer. With Monday...
article April casino revenue up 1.3 percent in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s casinos saw their gambling revenue increase by 1.3 percent in April compared to a year ago. Figures released Monday show the...
article Legal sports wagers in Pennsylvania a matter of when, not if
(Pennsylvania) -- Pennsylvania regulators aren't predicting when sports betting will begin legally in the state now that the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a law...
article Casino leader says legal sports gambling could save upstate casinos
(New York) -- New York state could follow suit and legalize sports gambling following the U.S. Supreme's Court decision Friday. That decision struck down a 25-year-...
article Supreme Court Decision on PASPA Could Lead to Mississippi Sports Betting by June
(Mississippi) -- Following the United States Supreme Court’s ruling declaring the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act unconstitutional, the Mississippi...
article Harrah's casino bill OK'd by committee; panel's chair mandates big extra payments
(Louisiana) -- A Louisiana Senate committee Monday narrowly approved a no-bid, 30-year extension in Harrah’s New Orleans’ operating license but only after...
article Key state senator to oppose Harrah's casino bill at legislative hearing Monday
(Louisiana) -- A key New Orleans state senator announced his opposition to the Harrah’s New Orleans casino bill on Sunday, a day before a crucial legislative...
article New Orleans casino market posts biggest drop in winnings statewide
(Louisiana) -- Louisiana’s overall gambling revenues were down in April from the year before, with New Orleans recording the worst performance of any of the state...
article Texas' gambling rules explained: You can play bingo or the lottery, but no sports betting
(Texas) -- For the past several decades, Texas legislators have largely frowned on the idea of relaxing the state's gambling laws out of concern for morals and...
article Sports Betting Provides Plenty of Upside for Racing
(New York) -- Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has overturned the federal prohibition on sports betting, legal sports books will likely begin operations in New Jersey,...
article Court ruling is a victory for horse racing in the state, too
(New Jersey) -- The biggest winner of Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling that legalizes sports gambling in New Jersey (and potentially all other states) may just...
article A new generation of high school athletes will play eSports
(USA) -- At the college level eSports are set to explode as more school-supported programs sprout up every day. But officially sanctioned high school esports are...
article Measure to increase maximum penalty vs casino is approved
(Saipan) -- A measure that would increase the maximum penalty the Commonwealth Casino Commission could impose unanimously passed the House of Representatives last Friday...
article How the Supreme Court's Sports Betting Ruling Affects Leagues, Players and Fans
(USA) -- U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito’s opinion in Murphy v. NCAA on Monday makes it clear: The federal Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (...
article Casino Stocks Rally After Ruling Opens Up $4 Billion Market
(Wall Street) -- Shares of casino companies soared after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a federal law that bars gambling on individual sporting events, potentially...

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