Tag Archives: intrastate online gambling
- Online gambling foes plot moratorium on future intrastate iGaming expansion
July 8, 2015
Washington politicians are reportedly hatching a plan to impose a moratorium on further expansion of intrastate online gambling. GamblingCompliance scribe Chris Krafcik recently reported that US federal politicians were discussing plans to introduce legislation that would call for a study of the pros and cons of online gambling. While this...
- Delaware Senate approves online gambling bill, Gov. Markell signature expected
June 27, 2012
On Wednesday, Delaware’s state Senate approved HB333 aka the Delaware Gaming Competitiveness Act, which will permit state residents to enjoy online poker, slots and table games. The Delaware Lottery would oversee the online gambling, the back end of which is to be supplied by a yet-to-be-selected tech provider. The bill...
- Geolocation Technology in a Regulated US Gambling Enviroment
January 19, 2012
Recent activity in the iGaming market suggests that the industry as a whole has taken December's letter from the DOJ as the sign that 2012 will finally see the launch of online gambling in the US. However, whilst it's great that the mooted Federal legal challenge to intra-state iGaming has...
- States v. Feds: New Jersey’s Lesniak responds to anti-intrastate Kyl/Reid letter
July 24, 2011
New Jersey state Sen. Ray Lesniak, a longtime champion of intrastate online gambling, has returned fire in the increasingly heated turf war between state and federal politicians over exactly whose job it is to enact online gaming legislation. Lesniak, who succeeded in getting his own intrastate online gaming bill passed...
- Will US states beat Feds to the online gambling finish line?
July 4, 2011
Two US Republican Senators – Texas’ John Cornyn and Arizona’s John McCain – went on the Sunday TV chat shows the day before Independence Day and came perilously close to suggesting something their party considers heresy: raising taxes. Of course, neither man actually used the phrase – McCain came closest...
- District of Columbia’s online gambling rollout may face delay
July 2, 2011
Plans for a Sept. 8 rollout of the District of Columbia’s intrastate online gambling operation may have hit a snag. Following Wednesday’s public hearing on the issue, at which some Council members expressed concern at the speed with which DC Lottery’s plans were progressing, lottery officials now plan to set...
Geolocation Technology in a Regulated US Gambling Enviroment
January 19, 2012