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21st May 2021

South Dakota to accept sports wagering applications from July 1

The South Dakota Commission on Gaming has announced that the state will begin to accept applications for sports wagering licenses from July 1, along with…

19th May 2021

NJ fixed-odds racing bills progress through committee stage

Bills to allow fixed-odds wagering on horse racing in New Jersey have been approved unanimously by committees in both the state General Assembly and Senate.…

19th May 2021

Florida gaming compact approved by Senate

A compact that would allow Florida’s Seminole Tribe to offer sports betting in the US state has been approved by the state’s Senate. Florida’s Senate…

18th May 2021

Maryland Governor Hogan to sign sports betting bill into law

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan is set to sign a bill authorizing sports betting and fantasy sports into law today (18 May). The bill – HB…

18th May 2021

Eleven more tribes agree to Washington sports wagering compacts

The Washington State Gambling Commission has reached a Class III sports wagering compact agreement with 11 more tribes across Washington, which will allow the tribes…

18th May 2021

Online casino negotiation clause removed from Florida compact

The compact allowing Florida’s Seminole Tribe to offer sports betting in the state has been approved by two House committees, but only after a new…

17th May 2021

Missouri betting bills advance to Emerging Issues committee

Four bills that seek to authorize and regulate sports betting in the state of Missouri have all advanced to the Missouri House of Representatives Emerging…

17th May 2021

LeoVegas to enter US in H1 2022 with Caesars market access deal

Swedish operator LeoVegas has reached an agreement with Caesars Entertainment to launch its online casino product in the state of New Jersey in the first…

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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14th May 2021

Florida legislature takes first step to ratify Seminole betting compact

Florida Senator Travis Hutson has introduced a bill to implement a compact that will allow the Seminole Tribe to launch sports betting. The compact –…

14th May 2021

Ohio problem gambling charity raises “underregulated” electronic bingo concerns

The Problem Gambling Network of Ohio warned of the number of electronic bingo machines – which it said were effectively “underregulated slot machines” – that could…

14th May 2021

Nebraska betting bill advances after college sports amendment

Legislative Bill 561 – which would legalize sports wagering at Nebraska’s licensed racetracks – has advanced to a final vote in the unicameral Nebraska state…

12th May 2021

Louisiana House passes betting tax bill, cuts lottery into market

A bill setting out tax rates, license fees and other requirements for sports wagering in Louisiana – and allows the lottery to take part in…

12th May 2021

New Senate bill calls for report into potential Illinois online casino revenue

A bill calling for a report into the estimated revenue generated from legal online casino gaming within Illinois has been filed to the state’s Senate. …

12th May 2021

Bragg Gaming enters US market with $30m Spin Games acquisition

Gaming technology provider Bragg Gaming has acquired Nevada-based B2B gaming content provider Spin Games, signaling the company’s first foray into the US market.  The deal…

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