Tag Archives: Ohio
- Ohio moves closer to legalizing fantasy sports
September 28, 2017
Ohio may soon join 16 other US states in legalizing fantasy sports – if things go according to Rep. Jonathan Dever’s plan. Crain’s Cleveland Business reported that a bill, which seeks to regulate fantasy sports in Ohio, may be enacted in the first quarter of 2018. Right now, the legislation...
- Ohio OKs bill allowing casino employees to gamble in other casinos
May 25, 2017
Third time’s a charm. A bill allowing casino employees to play slots and wagers in casinos where they don’t work finally sailed through the Ohio Senate after unsuccessfully trying to pass the same measure twice last year. Cleveland.com report that House Bill 32, introduced by Rep. Bill Seitz, garnered an...
- Montana Senate OKs “social” fantasy sports
January 19, 2017
Daily fantasy sports (DFS) enthusiasts secured a small victory in Montana after state senators unanimously voted in favor of a limited form of fantasy sports. Voting 49-0, the Montana Senate approved on third and final reading Senate Bill 25, a measure aim to revise the gaming laws of the state....
- Ohio judge snuffs out last casino legal challenge
September 30, 2016
There’s no more legal impediment for casinos to operate in the State of Ohio after a Franklin County judge threw out the last anti-casino petition in the state. Judge Chris Brown of Common Pleas Court denied the petition of Frederick Kinsey for the court to strike down the state constitutional...
- Ohio jumps on fantasy sports regulation bandwagon
September 28, 2016
Ohio is now pushing for the regulation of fantasy sports in the Buckeye State, the newest state to join the consideration of the multi-million industry. ABC6 reported that Ohio Senator Bill Coley introduced a bill on Monday that will categorize daily fantasy sports (DFS) a “scheme of chance.” The bill...
- GAN inks social casino deal with Rock Gaming’s three Ohio properties
February 12, 2016
Online gaming technology provider GAN (formerly GameAccount Network) has inked a major new US client for its free-play social casino offering. On Friday, GAN announced that it had inked a deal with Midwestern casino operator Rock Gaming LLC to provide its Simulated Gaming free-play online casino product to Rock’s three...
Zynga buy four Harpan Solitaire games for $42.5m
March 17, 2017
Betfred hops on social casino bandwagon with Betfred Social
March 22, 2017
PokerStars release Jackpot Poker on Steam to mixed reviews
April 13, 2017
Sh*t outta luck: casino boots gambler for soiling himself
August 24, 2017