Tag Archives: wyoming
- Wyoming launches Intralot-powered lottery
August 28, 2014
Wyoming has finally launched its Intralot-powered state lottery, becoming the 44th state in the US to offer that type of gambling within its borders. In its first day of operation, the Wyoming Lottery Corporation's newly formed WyoLotto reported $198,612 in sales. Powerball sales accounted for almost two-thirds of that volume...
- Corbett revising Camelot contract; Maine introduces Kwikies; Wyoming joins 20th century
March 18, 2013
In PENNSYLVANIA, Gov. Tom Corbett is having another go at privatizing management of the Pennsylvania Lottery. Corbett’s previous attempt to award the contract to UK National Lottery operator Camelot was voided by state Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who said the deal to allow the lottery to expand operations online and...
- US states doing their best to live up to 60 Minutes gambling hype
January 9, 2011
60 Minutes is having lots of fun circulating their teaser clip of Pennsylvania governor Ed Rendell’s eye-popping, vein-bulging defense of his efforts to expand his state’s gambling operations. The theme of the 60 Minutes piece apparently has to do with the increasing presence of and reliance upon gambling in US...
- Wyoming Considering Revising Poker Laws
May 28, 2010
In Wyoming, state legislators are wondering if it’s really necessary to require that all members in a card game have a “bona fide social relationship” as currently mandated under state law. Common sense would lead to the obvious answer, which is hell no. A better question would be what does...