Michigan

14th February 2020

Detroit Casinos bring in $120m in January

Detroit’s three commerical casinos brought in $120m in revenue in January 2020, up 7.1% year-on-year, as revenue from each casino increased. This revenue figure was…

13th February 2020

Michigan illegal gambling crackdown sees 14 venues shuttered

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) has revealed that it issued cease-and-desist orders to 14 businesses in 2019 as part of ongoing efforts to combat…

23rd January 2020

State of the Union: NJ, NY, PA, Detroit and more

In this week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, the two states to benefit most from the repeal of PASPA post their…

22nd January 2020

Detroit commercial casinos post record $1.45bn in annual revenue

The three commercial casinos in Detroit, Michigan, posted a record $1.45bn in adjusted gross revenue for the 12 months to December 31, 2019. Combined adjusted…

15th January 2020

SG to power betting and igaming at Michigan tribal casino

Scientific Games will provide sports betting and igaming services at FireKeepers Casino Hotel in Battle Creek, Michigan, a casino owned and operated by the Nottawaseppi…

6th January 2020

PointsBet agrees deal to offer sports betting and igaming in Michigan

Australian sports betting operator PointsBet has partnered the Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians for a path into Michigan’s regulated betting and…

6th January 2020

The Stars Group seals Michigan tribal partnership 

The Stars Group has entered into an agreement with the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians (LTBB Odawa), that provides the PokerStars and Fox…

20th December 2019

Michigan Governor signs betting and gaming bills into law

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has ratified bills to legalize sports betting and online gaming in the state, paving the way for a 2020 roll-out.  Whitmer…

12th December 2019

Michigan: A model for the future?

As Representative Brandt Iden’s betting and gaming bills move closer to being ratified, iGB North America examines how the lawmaker has successfully balanced commercial and…

12th December 2019

Michigan betting and gaming bills passed by Senate

A year of negotiations look set to conclude with bills to legalize online gaming and sports betting passing into law in Michigan, after the Senate…

11th December 2019

Michigan edges closer to legal sports betting and igaming

Michigan’s Senate is expected to pass bills to legalise sports wagering and online gaming later today (December 11), after the Regulatory Reform Committee gave its…

31st October 2019

State of the Union: Yahoo Sports, Andrew Yang, RI, NH, NV and more 

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers Roar Digital’s partnership with Yahoo Sports, Democratic presidential hopeful Andrew Yang’s contribution to…

31st October 2019

Michigan House passes Iden’s betting and gaming bills

The Michigan House of Representatives has passed the legislation filed by Representative Brandt Iden to legalize online gaming and sports betting in the state.  The…

30th October 2019

Michigan igaming bill progresses with new tax structure

Michigan Representative Brandt Iden has seen his proposal to regulate online gaming in the state progress through the House Ways and Means Committee after he…