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31st January 2020

NJ bill would allow esports bets without DGE approval

New Jersey state representative Ralph Caputo has introduced a bill that would allow operators to take bets on esports without needing to ask for Division…

31st January 2020

IGT set for Rhode Island joint venture with Twin River

International Game Technology (IGT) has announced a new joint venture with Twin River Worldwide Holdings, with the aim of working together in Rhode Island to…

30th January 2020

Kansas senate committee introduces sports betting bill

The Kansas state Senate’s Committee on Federal and State Affairs has introduced a bill to allow sports wagering in the state. Senate Bill 283 would…

30th January 2020

Maryland Senators file competing sports betting bills

Two competing bills to authorize sports betting in Maryland have been introduced in the state senate. While Senate Bill 58, introduced by senator Chris West,…

29th January 2020

Missouri sports betting and VLT bill clears House committee

A new bill seeking to legalise sports wagering and video lottery terminals (VLTs) in Missouri has cleared the state’s House Special Committee (HCS). Sponsored by…

27th January 2020

PokerStars founder Scheinberg surrenders to US authorities

Isai Scheinberg, the founder of online poker giant PokerStars, has travelled to the US to face charges of gambling, bank fraud and money laundering first…

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…

17th January 2020

Washington State to consider new sports betting bills

Lawmakers in Washington State are to consider bills that have been introduced to legalise certain forms of sports wagering. Senate Bill 6277 is currently with…

ICE North America Webinar Series – The Road Back

With American casinos beginning to reopen, questions still remain about the roadmap to long-term recovery. The Road Back four-part webinar series will examine measures and best practices to guide land-based operators and suppliers, as you work with your customers, your teams and your partners to provide a safe betting and gaming experience in the 'new normal' environment.

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16th January 2020

Kentucky sports betting bill passes first committee

A bill to legalize sports betting in Kentucky is headed to floor of the House of Representatives after passing through the Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative…

15th January 2020

Nebraska bill would class sports betting, poker as skill games

Nebraska state senator Justin Wayne has introduced a bill that would define sports betting, paid fantasy sports and poker as games of skill. The bill,…

14th January 2020

New York mobile betting bill passes first committee stage

A bill to allow online and mobile sports betting in New York has passed the first committee stage in the state senate by a unanimous…

13th January 2020

Maine governor vetoes sports betting bill

Janet Mills, governor of Maine, has vetoed a bill that would have allowed sports betting in the state, arguing that the people of Maine are…

9th January 2020

State of the Union: DraftKings, MI, NH, NV and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers DraftKings and SBTech’s merger and listing on the Nasdaq stock exchange, as well…

9th January 2020

Mobile sports betting bill filed in Vermont

Vermont state senators Dick Sears and Michael Sirotkin have filed a bill that would allow mobile,  but not land-based, sports betting in the state. Bill S.213,…

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