Tag Archives: Ray Lesniak
- Ray Lesniak to transform New Jersey into the mecca of internet gaming
August 7, 2017
Democrat Senator, Ray Lesniak, vows to turn New Jersey into the mecca of Internet gaming, by amending state online gambling laws to open up the possibility of shared liquidity with national and international parties. What a brilliant show Ozark is. Watch it. In one scene, a young man walks into...
- Lesniak offers Straub lifeline on reopening Revel casino
February 8, 2017
A New Jersey state politician has introduced legislation that would make it easier for the new owner of Atlantic City’s shuttered Revel to reopen the property as a casino. On Monday, New Jersey State Sen. Ray Lesniak (pictured) introduced S3001, which would allow owners of Atlantic City hotels “to lease...
- Online gambling supporter Ray Lesniak officially announces run for NJ governor
January 6, 2017
It's official. Ray Lesniak is going all-in to become the governor of New Jersey. The long-time state senator decided to end months on-again, off-again flirtation with a statewide campaign, and finally filed paperwork last Wednesday to run for governor with the New Jersey State Election Law Enforcement Commission. Lesniak will...
- New Jersey loses sports betting fight (again) at Third Circuit Court of Appeals
August 25, 2015
A federal appeals court has rejected New Jersey’s latest attempt to bring legal sports betting to the Garden State. On Tuesday, a three-judge panel of the US Third Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 against New Jersey’s appeal of a lower court’s ruling barring implementation of its latest sports betting...
- Online Gambling Supporter Ray Lesniak to Run for Governor; John Payne Says Pennsylvania Online Gambling Hopes Still Alive
August 10, 2015
Online gambling supporter Ray Lesniak will not run for reelection in the legislature preferring instead to run for governor, and Pennsylvanian State Rep, John Payne says Keystone online gambling bills are still very much alive. Online gambling supporter Ray Lesniak has decided to move his political career all-in after announcing...
- Chris Christie denies holding up PokerStars’ New Jersey license application
February 13, 2015
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he’s not to blame for delays in approving PokerStars’ online gambling license application, despite heated accusations to the contrary. PokerStars applied long ago for the right to operate in New Jersey’s regulated online gambling market in partnership with Resorts Casino Hotel but the unresolved...
Dubai investor accuses ex-Amaya CEO David Baazov of fraud
September 22, 2017