Tag Archives: Arkansas
- Pennsylvania lawmakers mull legalized VGTs in bars
May 2, 2017
A Pennsylvania house panel is eyeing legalizing video gambling terminals (VGTs) in bars and other businesses to help fill the state's budget deficit. WITF reported that the House Gaming Oversight Committee has started its deliberation on whether to pass House Bill 1010, which would allow up to 35,000 terminals in...
- Arkansas DFS bill hurdles Senate
April 3, 2017
Arkansas inched closer to legalizing daily fantasy sports (DFS) in the state as a majority of its senators voted in favor of a fantasy sports bill. Voting 25-5, the Arkansas Senate approved House Bill 2250, which aims to create special language in the Arkansas code that protects DFS players from...
- Arkansas Supreme Court removes casino question from November ballot
October 14, 2016
Casino gambling won’t be coming to the state of Arkansas anytime soon, thanks to the state Supreme Court. Arkansas voters who head to the polls this November were expecting to face a ballot question (Issue 5) on whether to amend the state constitution to permit the opening of three standalone...
- Casinos to give Arkansas a $122M tax revenue boost – study
October 12, 2016
Three Arkansas counties will generate a combined $122 million in annual tax revenue if the state chooses to legalize casinos in the state. This was the findings of Oklahoma-based Economic Impact Group, which conducted a study on the effect of legalizing casinos in Arkansas just a month before residents cast...
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September 26, 2016
Philippines bans govt officials, employees in casinos
July 18, 2016
DJI Holdings rebrands as BNN Technology
September 22, 2016