Tag Archives: Washington DC
- DC iGaming could be back on; Heller fires back at Reid; New York could go private
September 26, 2012
Online gambling is set to jump back onto the agenda in Washington DC with Council member Jack Evans looking to commence a study on the industry. A Washington Examiner article claims Evans is teaming up with fellow gambling proponent Marion Barry to try and get the issue back at the...
- New Jersey hires D.C. lawyers for court fight
August 28, 2012
New Jersey has taken on two reputable Washington D.C. lawyers in order to defend the state’s right to offer sports betting. Press of Atlantic City reports that Theodore B. Olson and Matthew D. McGill have both been enlisted to help the Garden State in their fight to preserve their intrastate...
- Caesars Ohio bragging rights; DC has new casino proposal nearby; Vikings stadium casino unlikely
February 17, 2012
Caesars took bragging rights in Ohio after regulators decided its downtown Cleveland location will be the first to open its doors. Rock Ohio Caesars can open its first phase in the week of May 14 – two weeks before the Penn National Gaming owned Hollywood Casino Toledo. Matt Schuler, Commission...
- Changes to DC online plan unlikely; DC-based conference set for the off
November 29, 2011
Officials at the D.C. Lottery aren’t planning any changes to their online gambling industry plan after a number of community meetings showed no reason to do so. The nine meetings took place over October and November after twice being postponed and seeing more delays than the UK's rail network. They...
- Washington Post attacks DC council member who passed intrastate poker
June 5, 2011
The Washington Post editorial board has come out with a strongly worded condemnation of Michael A. Brown, the Washington, DC Council member who succeeded in passing the country’s first intrastate online poker legislation last December. The WaPo board have several bones to pick with Brown, starting with the way Brown...
- US online poker law: bad news for Hawaii, Florida; better for Nevada and DC
April 14, 2011
There’s been no shortage of developments on the US intrastate online poker front(s), so without further ado… HAWAII AND FLORIDA BOW OUT First, the bad news. HAWAII’s online poker legislation (SB 755) was without question the wackiest of all the state proposals, what with its $100m annual fees and 20%...
Florida gambling bill sails through House Committee Vote
March 22, 2017
Bitcoin.Casino domain acquired in $28K record sale
February 27, 2017