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New AGA Report: The Economic Impact of the Gaming Industry
September 24, 2018 by Rick Rockwell

On Wednesday, the American Gaming Association published a new study by Oxford Economics, the first one since 2014, showing how…

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Congress Will Look Into Federal Sports Betting Guidelines
September 21, 2018 by Rick Rockwell

As an increasing number of states are opening regulated sportsbooks, Congress has decided to look into the necessity for federal…

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Churchill Downs: First Facility For Legal Sports Betting in Kentucky?
September 21, 2018 by Rick Rockwell

Legislators are currently discussing and considering making sports gambling legal in Kentucky, and Churchill Downs looks like it might be…

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FanDuel Pays Bettor $82,000 Despite Glitch in Betting Odds
September 21, 2018 by Taylor Smith

After initially refusing to honor a payment of $82,000 to a New Jersey man in light of a system error…

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Sports Betting Bill Introduced in D.C., Public Hearing Next Month
September 21, 2018 by Rick Rockwell

Apparently, the District of Columbia wants a piece of the sports betting action that other states have jumped on since…

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Iowa in No Rush to Legalize Sports Betting
September 21, 2018 by Rick Rockwell

It appears that Iowa isn’t in any rush to legalize sports betting. Unlike Delaware, New Jersey, West Virginia and Mississippi,…

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FanDuel Refuses to Honor Bets, Cites ‘Glitch’ for Error in Payouts
September 20, 2018 by Rick Rockwell

On Sunday, multiple bettors thought they had won tens of thousands of dollars through FanDuel after placing live bets during…

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MGM Report: New Casino Sees Strong Attendance and Revenue
September 19, 2018 by Rick Rockwell

On Thursday, MGM Springfield President Michael Mathis told state regulators that attendance at MGM’s new casino in Massachusetts is better…

WV Lawmakers at Odds with State Lottery Over Rumored Iintegrity Fees
September 19, 2018 by Rick Rockwell

West Virginia legislators have asked the interim Lottery Commissioner about the agency as it deliberates long-term regulations for sports gambling.…

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AGA Fires Back at Schumer: Legal Sports Betting Doesn’t Need the Feds
September 18, 2018 by Rick Rockwell

The American Gaming Association recently sent a strongly worded letter to Senator Chuck Schumer, effectively telling him that the AGA…