Kentucky Senator Julian Carroll (D-District 7) refiled an updated version of his sports betting bill on Friday. The bill, which would create the independent Kentucky Gaming Commission, calls for a 25 percent tax on net sports betting revenue as well
After hearing from a bevy of sports betting professionals, major professional leagues, players’ associations, and those opposed to sports betting, Illinois lawmakers continue slow and steady on their approach to legal sports wagering. While the state legislature has been considering
Don’t expect to be able to place a sports wager in Massachusetts any time soon. Though the state’s gaming commission released results of a white paper earlier this year to study sports betting in the Bay State, Speaker of the House Robert
While lawmakers across the nation have been talking about being “first movers” in the race to make sports betting legal, Illinois is taking a different tack. Lawmakers are embracing slow and steady, so they’re not planning on passing any sports
The NBA and Major League Baseball have proclaimed that a 1-percent “integrity fee” on sports betting is essential to secure fair, legal contests for bettors to wager on. The PGA Tour recently joined the cause and so too have players’ associations
Though the Massachusetts state legislature has yet to draft any sports betting legislation, the state’s Gaming Commission on Thursday released a white paper that examines the future Massachusetts sports betting and may be used by lawmakers as a guide when drafting bills.
Between Mardi Gras, Bourbon Street and both riverboat and land-based casinos, it would seem that Louisiana would be a natural to add sports betting to the mix. On Wednesday, the state took steps to make Louisiana sports betting happen when Representative
Although the Supreme Court of the United States has not yet issued its decision regarding the fate of the federal law banning sports wagering, plans for New Jersey sports betting are in the works, sort of. Following comments last week at a
A bill is currently making its way through the West Virginia legislature to set the table for legal sports betting in the Mountaineer state. Dubbed the West Virginia Lottery Sports Wagering Act (the “Act”), it grants authority to the state’s
The headline story from New York State’s senate hearing on legal sports betting on Wednesday was NBA Executive Vice President Dan Spillane’s continued advocacy for a 1% tax on total betting handle for the NBA and other leagues. That fee
- New Jersey’s December Sports Betting Handle Drops $10 Million; $1.25 Billion Handle In 2018 January 14, 2019 It's a slight but understandable dip from November, attributable to weather, less football and some nearby competition.
- Two North Dakota Lawmakers Set to File Sports Betting Bills January 7, 2019 Neither will address mobile sports in their bills, as both believe they have the best chance of getting sports betting legalized with as few "frills"…
- D.C. Lottery Wants to Extend Monopoly to Intralot January 7, 2019 The D.C. Council Tuesday will consider legislation that would make Intralot the city's mobile operator without a bidding process.