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22nd September 2022

Pennsylvania regulator issues $280,825 in fines to two casinos

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has issued $280,825 worth of fines to two land-based casino operators having deemed they breached state laws. Mount Airy…

8th September 2022

Michigan names 888 as Hannahville tribe’s sports betting provider

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) has approved 888 Holdings subsidiary VHL Michigan LLC as the new online sports betting provider for the Hannahville Indian…

8th September 2022

GiG finalizes Crab Sports deal as Maryland opens licensing process

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has ratified its previously announced agreement with Maryland sports betting brand, Crab Sports, as Maryland opens its mobile sports betting licensing…

26th August 2022

Unibet penalised in Ontario for breaching advertising and bonus rules

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has issued Kindred Group-owned Unibet with a penalty of CAN$48,000 after ruling the operator breached advertising and…

24th August 2022

Michigan investigators seize slot machines and cash in illegal gambling raid

Investigators in Michigan have seized 67 gambling machines and more than $10,000 in cash following raids on two suspected illegal gambling operations in the city…

22nd August 2022

Massachusetts asks prospective operators to submit notice of intent form

Newly-empowered state regulator the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) has released a notice of intent form, asking that any operators interested in applying for a sports…

5th August 2022

Shoalwater Bay Tribe urges court to throw out Maverick Washington lawsuit

Washington’s Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe has filed a motion in a federal court seeking to intervene in Maverick Gaming’s pending lawsuit against federal and state…

1st August 2022

Massachusetts House and Senate agree on sports betting bill in final hours

A committee of members of the Massachusetts state House and Senate has agreed on a sports betting bill with only hours remaining in the state’s…

12th July 2022

California Democrats endorse “no” vote on online betting measure

The California Democratic Party has recommended that those in the state vote against a proposal that would legalise online betting. The party – which dominates…

12th July 2022

Court unlikely to make decision on Florida sports betting until 2023

The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has set out a timeline for the case that will determine the future of online…

12th July 2022

NFL’s Bengals apply for Ohio betting license

NFL franchise the Cincinnati Bengals has applied for a sports betting license in the state of Ohio, as have FanDuel and Fanatics. The team becomes…

23rd June 2022

California’s sports betting showdown

With two different measures to be placed in front of California voters at the ballot box this November, Cole Rush examines what the future may…

16th June 2022

State of the Union: Maryland, Colorado, Acies and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes criticism of licensing authorities in two different states. While an audit found Colorado’s…

15th June 2022

Maryland governor slams SWARC for “unacceptable” mobile betting delays

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has ordered the state’s Sports Wagering Application Review Commission (SWARC) to “immediately accelerate and intensify” their work to license online betting…