Tag Archives: raymond lesniak
- Jeff Ifrah: NBA on sports betting in the United States
June 23, 2015
Rebecca Liggerro talks to Jeff Ifrah of Ifrah Law as he discuss the position of NBA to legalize sports betting in the US. According to Jeff Ifrah, NBA Asst. General Counsel Dan Spillane said that NBA's position is to continue to discuss and propose regulated sports betting in the United States. NBA commissioner Adam Silver considered sports...
- Lesniak introduces legislation turning NJ into a Global Gambling Hub
December 6, 2013
New Jersey Sen. Raymond Lesniak's plan to turn the state into a global gambling hub is gaining some legs, or at the very least, enough traction to compel the senator to introduce a proposed legislation calling for the Garden State to, in the words of Christina Thakor-Rankin, essentially turn into...
- Congratulations, Everybody!
February 8, 2013
It’s Friday and I don’t know about you, but I’m in a great mood. The weekend is on the way, one of my favorite bands just released its first album in 22 years, and my favorite hockey team has won four games in a row. I feel like sharing some...
- NJ sports betting backers could use Constitutional Amendments to fight case
August 23, 2012
New Jersey could challenge the federal ban on sports betting by arguing their rights under the U.S. Constitution. PolitickerNJ are speculating that those working hard to enact sports betting in the state could challenge the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) in relation to state rights under the Tenth...
- Opposition to online gaming waning in New Jersey
May 14, 2012
Opposition to internet gaming in New Jersey is cooling after a poll of voters showed the percentage in opposition has decreased. A Farleigh Dickinson PublicMind poll reports that 58 percent of voters are against permitting New Jersey casinos to run online gaming for the people of the state. It compared...
- Lesniak expecting online gambling by September; CDI purchase Ohio track; Aristocrat launched SBG in Norway
March 7, 2012
Sen. Ray Lesniak expects legislation to permit Internet gambling to be approved in New Jersey as early as September. Lesniak told PokerNews he expects both house of the legislature to approve his bill on March 15 before Governor Chris Christie signs it to allow Internet poker by September 1. That...
Aristocrat: Dolphin Treasure slot passed strict standards
September 15, 2017
Pala Interactive debuts New Jersey online poker site
June 7, 2017