Tag Archives: election
- California sports betting bill passes Senate committee; Nevada Senate approves election, ‘entity’ bets
April 24, 2013
The SB 190 sports betting bill introduced by California state Sen. Rod Wright passed the Senate Governmental Organization Committee on Tuesday by a vote of 11-0. While encouraging, the unanimous support is not without precedent, as Wright’s 2012 bill (SB 1390) received the identical treatment exactly one year ago this...
- Highly-regarded exchange Intrade closes to US customers
November 27, 2012
On Monday, the law caught up with Dublin-based exchange Intrade as the company shut their virtual doors to US customers following a request from a US-regulator with the prediction market citing “legal and regulatory pressures” for the closure. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) filed a complaint in a federal...
Augur project bets on future
August 13, 2015