Tag Archives: Hollywood Park
- Clock ticking on Correa’s online poker bill; Hollywood Park casino catches a break
September 13, 2013
California’s current legislative session comes to a close Friday at midnight, leaving state Sen. Lou Correa just one day in which to pass his SB 678 intrastsate online poker bill. Given the ongoing lack of unity among the state’s Indian tribes, who stand to become the chief beneficiaries of a...
- Betfair Hollywood Park to close; Italy spares betting exchanges turnover tax
May 11, 2013
The US ambitions of UK online betting exchange Betfair took a hit on Friday following the announcement that California’s Hollywood Park racetrack would run its last race on Dec. 22. The announcement was not unexpected, as the track’s owners Hollywood Park Land Co. have long expressed a desire to develop...
- Iowa bill passes Senate; Betfair US signs deal with track; Power Poker exits US
March 14, 2012
Iowa’s latest online gambling industry bill received Senate majority vote in its favor and will progress to the next stage. Senators voted 29-20 to advance S.F. 2275, a bill that would allow an online poker network and provide it with a regulatory structure. Estimates are that anything from $2.9 million...
- Numbers down at Hollywood Park
July 19, 2010
Attendance and wagering numbers are down at Hollywood Park’s spring summer meet by by 10 percent following an upsetting trend that his been inflicting U.S racetracks as the economy continues to drag its feet. Read more.
Numbers down at Hollywood Park
July 19, 2010