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25th June 2019

Rush Street launches second PA sportsbook app

Rush Street Interactive begun the final launch process for its second online and mobile sportsbook in the Pennsylvania market. The BetRivers.com app has been launched…

25th June 2019

NJ Senate weighs bill to allow Golden Nugget to take NBA bets

A bill that would lift the prohibition on casinos that share an owner with a professional sports franchise from taking bets on leagues involving the…

25th June 2019

Parx begins PA live test of online sportsbook

Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment’s Parx Casino has become the second Pennsylvania licensee to begin a live test of its online sportsbook, ahead of a full…

21st June 2019

California Court dismisses tribal card games lawsuit

A California court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by three Indian tribes that claimed the state government had violated their gaming compacts.  The Yocha Dehe…

21st June 2019

New York mobile betting bill dies in Assembly

New York bettors will have to travel to upstate casinos to bet on sports after Senator Joseph Addabbo’s mobile wagering bill failed to progress through…

20th June 2019

State of the Union: New York, New Hampshire and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers developments in New York, New Hampshire, plus the performance of Pennsylvania, Delaware and…

20th June 2019

DraftKings to pay over $10,000 for NJ over self-exclusion failures

DraftKings will pay out civil penalties totalling $7,000 to New Jersey’s gaming regulator and return $3,277 to customers after failing to adhere to self-exclusion rules.…

20th June 2019

Maine passes sports betting bill on final day of legislative session

Maine has become the third state in New England to regulate sports betting after its legislature pushed a bill through the House and Senate in…

19th June 2019

Maine close to legal sports betting after bill races through legislature 

A bill to regulate land-based and mobile wagering in Maine is just two steps away from passing into law after racing through the legislature on…

19th June 2019

Golden Nugget could take NBA bets under new NJ bill

A new bill filed by New Jersey Assemblymembers Raj Mukherij and John Burzichelli could lift a prohibition on casinos that share owners with sports teams…

19th June 2019

US Representatives move to defund Wire Act enforcement

An amendment to a federal bill that determines funding granted to the Department of Justice seeks to block the money from being used to enforce…

17th June 2019

New York mobile betting bill passes Senate

Senator Joseph Addabbo’s bill to legalise mobile wagering in New York has taken a major step forward after it was passed by the state Senate.…

14th June 2019

Australia’s PointsBet targets US expansion following ASX listing

Australian online sports betting operator PointsBet has raised AUS$75m (US$51.6m) after listing its shares on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). PointsBet began trading this week…

14th June 2019

New Hampshire legislature passes sports betting bill

A bill to regulate sports betting in New Hampshire is headed to the Governor Chris Sununu after the state’s House of Representatives concurred with the…