United States Senator Orrin Hatch says the Supreme Court decision allowing states to legalize sports betting could open up sports to corruption and Congress needs to act to protect its integrity.
While leagues and state lawmakers lobby for bigger pieces of the sports betting pie, the American Gambling Association (AGA) wants the federal wagering tax cut.
International internet gambling software developer and content supplier GAN has raised $10 million it plans to use to go after the ever-expanding US online and sports gambling markets.
After years of ardently fighting against sports betting, all it took was a single Supreme Court decision for the NCAA to completely change its tune about wagering.
One of the original authors the 1992 federal law banning sports betting, Sen. Orrin Hatch, plans to introduce new sports betting legislation to Congress in the wake of the Supreme Court sports betting ruling.
The wait is over. The Supreme Court ruled that the federal ban on sports betting is unconstitutional, opening up the opportunity for any state to offer regulated sports betting.
The poker community largely remembers Annie Duke for her role in a series of scandals and failed poker business ventures, even if the mainstream media keeps ignoring it.
The best argument for legal sports betting in the United States will be evident again Sunday when the New England Patriots take on the Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl 52.
MGM is setting a great example for others in the US casino and hospitality business by donating surplus banquet food to reduce hunger in Southern Nevada.
Congressman Frank Pallone’s GAME Act offers a roadmap for federal oversight of sports betting while keeping states’ rights to legislate on online gambling.