Is betting legal in my state? That’s a good question, and is one with an answer that looks a lot different today than it did just one year ago. Now that the U.S. Supreme Court (in May 2018) has struck down the federal ban on sports betting (PASPA), a new era of legal sports betting has arrived in the U.S., beginning with Delaware sports betting, New Jersey sports betting, West Virginia sports betting and Mississippi sports betting. With Pennsylvania sports betting and New York sports betting (likely) on the very near horizon.
At Sports Handle we strive to bring you the most up-to-date information on regulated sports betting bills, state-by-state debates on regulation, and coverage of public hearings on the hot topic. We provide reporting on industry stakeholders, address legislative developments in every state, and cover the entire gaming industry while diving deep into the culture of sports betting, providing our loyal readers and media partners with access to resources that you won’t find anywhere else. Sports Handle also delivers a wealth of information about the history of gambling laws in the U.S., historical perspectives on regulated sports betting, and will provide all of the information you need about legal sports betting. In addition, we will continue to offer news and recommendations regarding preferred online US sportsbooks, mobile apps and legal betting sites.