Tag Archives: illinois thoroughbred horsemen association
- Illinois strips online gambling from casino legislation, standalone bill coming
April 24, 2013
Illinois legislators have agreed to drop online gambling from the state’s comprehensive gambling expansion bill, apparently as a concession to the Illinois Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association (ITHA). The Daily Racing Form broke the news in reporting on the ITHA finally reaching a new two-year contract with the Arlington Park racetrack in...
- Massachusetts online poker legislation proposed; Illinois horsemen uneasy about online gambling
April 17, 2013
State representatives in Massachusetts have introduced an amendment to the state’s new budget plan that would permit intrastate online poker operations. While state senators have previously introduced legislation allowing the Massachusetts state lottery to take its operations online, Amendment #365 to H. 3400 (read it here) calls for the licensing...
Genting Malaysia may lose $274M on Mass. casino bet
May 23, 2017