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22nd November 2022

Industry slams NYT sports betting coverage

On Sunday, the New York Times (NYT) published an article on sports betting lobbying efforts, which has been criticized by industry trade groups and individuals as…

17th November 2022

Pennsylvania casino fined for allowing underage gambling

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has fined Parx Casino $10,000 for allowing an 18-year-old to access the casino and gamble at gaming tables. The…

16th November 2022

Former MLB player Puig pleads guilty to lying in illegal gambling investigation

Former Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star Yasiel Puig has pled guilty to charges for lying to federal agents who were investigating an illegal gambling operation.…

11th November 2022

NFL’s Jets call on court to appoint receiver after Fubo Gaming default

NFL franchise the New York Jets have filed for a court to appoint a receiver for dissolved betting operator Fubo Gaming, claiming that the business…

9th November 2022

Voters reject both California sports betting proposals

Two different measures to legalize sports betting in California have both been defeated. While vote counting is ongoing, the Associated Press has already called both…

8th November 2022

Sports betting on ballot in California as midterms begin

Today, Californians will vote on the dueling sports betting ballot measures, Proposition 26 and Proposition 27, as polls open for the 2022 US midterm elections.…

7th November 2022

Analysts divided on potential value of FanDuel IPO after court ruling

Analysts are divided on the value that may come from a potential FanDuel IPO, after a court ruling left the hopes of a potential spin-off…

7th November 2022

Arbitrator rules Fox can purchase stake in $22bn-valued FanDuel

An arbitrator in New York has ruled media conglomerate Fox Corporation can exercise an option to acquire a significant stake in Flutter Entertainment-owned FanDuel Group…

20th October 2022

Slow burn: What’s the hold-up with online casino?

With online casino legal in a measly seven states while sports betting continues to sweep the nation, why is it the former seems to have…

20th October 2022

Pennsylvania’s Stadium Casino fined over restricted area breaches

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has issued a $10,000 fine to Stadium Casino, operator of the Live! Casino Philadelphia, for allowing individuals to enter…

5th October 2022

Ontario regulator to take action against unlicensed operators from 31 October

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has made changes to its Registrar’s Standards for Internet Gaming, meaning unlicensed operators must now exit or…

30th September 2022

Games Global, Betsson and Pala approved for nine new Ontario igaming brands

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO), the province’s regulator, has issued internet gaming licences for 9 new brands, operated by Games Global, Betsson…

28th September 2022

Report claims Indiana igaming revenue could hit $469m in year one

A report commissioned by Indiana’s Gaming Commission has estimated that in its first year, online casino gaming could bring in revenue of $469m. The projection…

23rd September 2022

Nevada regulator fines Caesars-owned William Hill US $100,000

The Nevada Gaming Commission has officially issued a $100,000 fine to Caesars subsidiary William Hill US as part of a settlement against the operator. Michael…