The West Virginia Lottery Commission on Wednesday approved final rules governing sports wagering, rejecting written comments from several professional sports leagues, reports Jeff Jenkins of West Virginia MetroNews. The comments on the emergency regulations, submitted on behalf of the National
The FanDuel Group has moved closer to opening up a sportsbook in a second state, as its management services provider interim license was granted on Friday by the West Virginia Lottery Commission, managing general counsel Danielle Boyd told Sports Handle. In late
The Hollywood Casino & Inn at Charles Town Races will debut the era of legal West Virginia sports betting sometime before Sept. 1, per Danielle Boyd, managing legal counsel for the state Lottery Commission. “We had hoped everyone would launch at
Last we checked in on West Virginia sports betting, Governor Jim Justice forced a meeting between professional and collegiate sports leagues and team representatives, lawmakers, lobbyists and an intern on a power trip. It was quite a show. But the
Nothing and a lot happened at a meeting at the state lottery building on Wednesday concerning West Virginia sports betting. A lot, because first-hand accounts of this closed-door meeting paint a colorful picture between attendees. Among those in attendance: state
The West Virginia sports betting bill (SB 415) became final this past weekend as Governor Jim Justice announced that the bill legalizing sports wagering in West Virginia would become law. But, maybe it’s not a done deal? (Note: bills in
The West Virginia Lottery Sports Wagering Act passed the state’s House of Delegates on Friday by a sweeping 77-22 margin after SB 415 cleared the Senate 25-9 two weeks ago. Due to a minor amendment, the West Virginia sports betting
A lobbyist for Major League Baseball appeared at a hearing on Monday about West Virginia’s sports betting bill and offered a brand new and completely laughable reason why the leagues are entitled to a cut of all wagers placed on
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
After hearings in the West Virginia House and Senate Judiciary Committees on Wednesday, West Virginia’s legal sports betting bill passed votes in both chambers, advancing the measure to the House Finance Committee. “We could really be the first mid-Atlantic state
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