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- New Jersey squares off against DOJ, sports leagues in Philadelphia court
June 26, 2013
Proponents and opponents of the state of New Jersey’s desire to offer legal sports betting squared off in a Philadelphia court on Wednesday. New Jersey’s advocates were appealing the US District Court injunction preventing their sports betting plans that had been sought and won in February by the National Football...
- New Jersey takes last swipes at leagues, DOJ ahead of sports bet oral arguments
June 15, 2013
New Jersey has responded en masse to last week’s filings by the US Department of Justice, four pro sports leagues and the NCAA in the never ending legal fight over the federal PASPA sports betting prohibition. On Friday, briefs were filed with the Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia...
- Oral arguments in New Jersey sports bet bid; Minnesota files sports bet bill
February 14, 2013
Before we get to the New Jersey courthouse, we note that Minnesota has become the latest state to propose legal sports betting. On Wednesday, State Rep. Phyllis Kahn introduced HF 522 (read it here), which would authorize the State Lottery to take sports wagers either on its own or in...
- Judge says leagues have standing to continue New Jersey sports bet fight
December 22, 2012
On Friday morning, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was asked to predict whether the professional and college sports leagues suing to block the Garden State’s sports betting legislation would be granted standing to continue the case. The standing issue was argued in front of Judge Michael Shipp on Tuesday, with...
- Judge delays decision on leagues’ standing in New Jersey sports betting suit
December 19, 2012
We’ll have to wait until Friday to learn whether the professional and college sports leagues suing to block New Jersey’s sports betting plans have the necessary standing to continue their challenge. On Tuesday, Judge Michael Shipp heard oral arguments by legal representatives of the two warring factions, but ultimately concluded...
NCAA tournament: Thursday sweet 16 betting odds and trends
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