2019 was a roller coaster year for US gambling news. The year began with catastrophe and lurched through absurdity before reaching a successful end.
Posted on: December 4, 2019 |
Gaming experts predict if sports betting continues on its current path, it could one day be operating much like a finacial market similar to Wall Street.
Posted on: June 10, 2019 |
Who knows if the DOJ will ever tell the truth about where its latest Wire Act opinion comes from. But at least NJ Attorney General Gurbir Grewal is asking.
Posted on: May 24, 2019 |
Arguments for legal sports betting are based on Americans betting $150 billion every year. Are lawmakers giving sportsbooks what they need to capture it?
Posted on: May 13, 2019 |
A federal judge in New Hampshire has decided the DOJ can't dodge a legal challenge to its Wire Act opinion. Will the truth about its origin come out soon?
Posted on: April 18, 2019 |
Can you tell the difference between a legal and illegal sports betting market? If you can't, don't worry. It's more difficult than most people imagine.
Posted on: April 17, 2019 |
A District Court Judge heard from the Department of Justice and the New Hampshire Lottery in the Wire Act case that will shape online gambling in the US.
Posted on: April 15, 2019 |
During the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference last week, five sports betting wizards discussed regulation, data, league partnerships and integrity fees.
Posted on: March 12, 2019 |
The Powerball is at $414 million for the March 9 drawing. But enjoy it now--the DOJ's change of opinion on the Wire Act could spell trouble for lotteries.
Posted on: March 8, 2019 |