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3rd June 2019

Illinois sports betting bill clears legislature after last minute push

The Illinois House and Senate have both voted through a wide-ranging gambling expansion bill, which includes measures to legalize sports betting in the US state.…

31st May 2019

Miomni secures injunction against software supplier Enterg

Sports betting software provider Miomni Gaming has secured an injunction against Enterg Software Solutions, trading as Entergaming, a Cyprus-based business that provided it with technology…

31st May 2019

New Hampshire bill heads back to House with Senate amendments

The New Hampshire Senate has passed an amended version of a bill to legalize sports betting in the state, with the House of Representatives now…

30th May 2019

ICE North America Interview: Charles McIntyre, New Hampshire Lottery

Speaking at ICE North America, Charles McIntyre, executive director of the New Hampshire Lottery, discusses the Department of Justice’s revised opinion on the Wire Act,…

30th May 2019

State of the Union: Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Colorado and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, sees Tennessee and Colorado pass sports betting bills, while online wagering is coming to…

30th May 2019

Colorado Governor signs sports betting bill

Colorado Governor Jared Polis has signed off on a bill that would legalize sports betting in the state, but the measure must now be put…

29th May 2019

PA regulator launches online self-exclusion program

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has launched its online self-exclusion program ahead of the roll-out of online sports betting and gaming in the state. …

29th May 2019

Illinois lawmakers to make final play for legal sports betting

Lawmakers in Illinois are planning to attach sports betting language to a Senate bill in a last-ditch attempt to push through regulations before the state’s…

29th May 2019

Louisiana sports betting prospects bleak after committee deferral

Senator Daniel Martiny’s bill to regulate sports betting in Louisiana looks set to die in committee after the House Committee on Appropriations made a series…

28th May 2019

SugarHouse begins live test of PA sportsbook

The Rush Street-operated SugarHouse Casino has begun Pennsylvania’s first live test of online sports betting, which could see it cleared for a full roll-out by…

28th May 2019

MGM-GVC joint venture Roar Digital secures Nevada and New Jersey licences

Roar Digital, the joint venture between GVC Holdings and MGM Resorts, has been awarded an igaming licence by the Nevada Gaming Commission, as well as…

28th May 2019

Tennessee Governor allows sports betting bill to pass into law

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has allowed a bill to legalise sports betting to pass without his signature, despite having made clear his opposition to expanding…

23rd May 2019

State of the Union: Maine, NH, Pennsylvania and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, looks at legislative developments in Maine and New Hampshire, as well as the performance…

21st May 2019

Maine committee makes progress on sports betting plan but issues remain

The Maine legislature’s Veterans and Legal Affairs Committee has made progress on developing a regulatory framework for sports betting in the state, though a number…