Tag Archives: PASPA
- US Supreme Court to hear sports betting oral arguments on Dec. 4
October 6, 2017
US sports betting fans got an early Christmas present on Friday as the Supreme Court set a December date for New Jersey’s appeal of the nation's federal betting ban. On Friday, Washington Post reporter Robert Parnes broke the news that the Court had updated its calendar to include a December...
- Report: Favorable SC ruling to make sports betting a $6 billion industry in US
October 3, 2017
Legal sports betting in the US could become a $6 billion industry in a five-year time frame should the U.S. Supreme Court rule in favor of New Jersey’s petition. The Philadelphia Tribune reported that at least 32 states will legalize sports betting right after the SC decides that the federal...
- Poll finds majority of US adults support legal sports betting
September 26, 2017
A new national poll finds a majority of US adults in favor of legal sports betting, while over one-fifth of sports fans have placed wagers in the past five years. On Tuesday, the Washington Post published the results of a new survey in conjunction with the University of Massachusetts Lowell...
- Seahawks’ Sherman: NFL injury reports “for gamblers, for Vegas”
September 21, 2017
A Commonwealth of Kentucky legislator wants to prepare his state for sports betting’s eventual legality, while an NFL defensive back wants the league to pull its hypocritical head out of its ass. Wednesday saw Kentucky state Sen. Julian Carroll file BR 155, which would exempt sports betting from the state’s...
- Pallone: Federal ban on sports betting a violation of US 10th amendment
September 7, 2017
New Jersey Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. has backed the Garden State's bid to overturn a federal law that blocks most states from authorizing sports betting. NJ.com reported that Pallone, the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, filed a brief with the US Supreme Court to defend New...
- Tribal gaming throws support behind sports betting legalization
July 31, 2017
American tribal gaming operators have thrown their weight behind the US commercial casino lobby group’s push for legal sports betting. On Monday, the American Gaming Association (AGA) announced that the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) had joined the AGA’s Coalition on Sports Betting, which aims to convince the federal government...
Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017
Nevada legalizes Parimutuel Betting on eSports
October 17, 2017
Kangwon Land casino paying problem gamblers to stay away
March 24, 2017