Tag Archives: sports betting
- Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017
Crime and worsening living standards of the poor do not justify a complete ban on gambling in India. Instead, the Law Commission of India is leaning towards regulating sports betting and casino gambling activities in the country, according to the Times of India report. India’s top law panel was tasked...
- Intralot, Amelco omni-channel sports betting partnership
March 8, 2017
Greek gaming and lottery operator Intralot and UK-licensed sports betting technology provider Amelco have teamed up on a new omni-channel sports betting solution. On Tuesday, Intralot and Amelco announced the signing of a definitive agreement for a new strategic partnership to develop “a suite of next-generation sports betting products” that...
- Law panel ‘seriously’ considering allowing casinos, sports betting in India
March 7, 2017
The idea of legalized gambling in India has been floating for some time, but officials are now reportedly “serious” in their attempt to examine whether sports betting and casino gambling can be legalized in the country. India’s top law panel, the Law Commission of India, is reviewing the possibility of...
- West Virginia joins the queue for legal sports betting
March 2, 2017
West Virginia has joined the queue of US states looking to add sports betting to their list of legal gaming options. On Wednesday, a bipartisan group of 11 state Delegates filed HB 2751, which would authorize the State Lottery Commission to draft rules for legal “sports pool betting” in West...
- Nevada sportsbooks have worst football month in 12 years
February 28, 2017
Nevada casino sportsbooks posted their first losing football month in four years last month. Figures released Tuesday by the Nevada Gaming Control Board show statewide gaming revenue of $1.04b in January, a healthy 12% higher than the same month last year and the highest monthly total since February 2013. The...
- Americans who oppose legal sports betting will be dead soon
February 24, 2017
A new poll finds Americans are split on the merits of legalizing sports betting, but those who oppose legalization are more likely to be dead soon. Thursday saw the release of a new Seton Hall Sports Poll that queried 661 American adults on their agreement with one of two positions:...