Tag Archives: American Gaming Association
- Pallone: Federal ban on sports betting a violation of US 10th amendment
September 7, 2017
New Jersey Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. has backed the Garden State's bid to overturn a federal law that blocks most states from authorizing sports betting. NJ.com reported that Pallone, the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, filed a brief with the US Supreme Court to defend New...
- AGA tightens up Code of Conduct; including mobile & interactive policy
August 7, 2017
The American Gaming Association has tightened up their Code of Conduct in the wake of a series of high profile crimes relating to gambling addiction and debt. The American Gaming Association (AGA) has underlined an interesting and instructional roundtable in Las Vegas this week, by amending their Code of Conduct...
- US casino lobby seeks feds’ clarification on marijuana money
August 3, 2017
The US commercial casino lobby group wants the federal government to clarify its position on whether gaming operators can accept marijuana money at their tables and slots. On Monday, the American Gaming Association (AGA) wrote a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in response to the Treasury Department’s request for...
- Tribal gaming throws support behind sports betting legalization
July 31, 2017
American tribal gaming operators have thrown their weight behind the US commercial casino lobby group’s push for legal sports betting. On Monday, the American Gaming Association (AGA) announced that the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) had joined the AGA’s Coalition on Sports Betting, which aims to convince the federal government...
- G2E Asia 2017 has record-breaking growth
June 19, 2017
G2E Asia 2017, the marketplace for the Asian gaming industry, held in Macau from May 16 to May 18, was the largest edition in the show’s history. Marking another year of setting new records across several key areas: • The show spanned 28,000 sqm of exhibition space – 27% increase...
- AGA bets big on coalition fighting US sports betting ban
June 13, 2017
The influential American Gaming Association (AGA) has joined forces with elected officials and law enforcement agencies to push for the lifting of the US federal ban on sports betting. AGA has partnered with local and state elected officials, law enforcement, and pro-sports betting proponents to persuade the national government to...
Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017
Nevada legalizes Parimutuel Betting on eSports
October 17, 2017
Kangwon Land casino paying problem gamblers to stay away
March 24, 2017