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American Gaming Law: Las Vegas Casino Attorney Analyzes New Wire Act Opinion

American gaming law continues to widely impact the casino industry and other forms of gambling. The Department of Justice (DOJ) Office of Legal Counsel (OLC) recently released a new interpretation of the Wire Act which threatens to end online sports betting – and most other forms of internet gambling involving…

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Ukraine Court Blunder Reveals Alleged Owner of Russia’s Biggest Black Market Online Gaming Site

A court in Kyiv, Ukraine, has accidentally leaked the name of the suspected owner of Azino777 – the biggest single illegal online gaming operator serving the Russian market. Illegal gambling website Azino777 has become the biggest video advertiser on the Russian internet in recent years, outstripping the likes of Pepsi…

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Pennsylvania Officials Clarify Online Gaming Rules After Federal Wire Act Reversal Opinion, Experts Weigh In

Pennsylvania operators and online gaming applicants have been given a warning this week to comply with the latest federal interpretation of the Wire Act. Tightrope: Pennsylvania is telling its gaming operators to walk the line when it comes to compliance with the DOJ Wire Act re-reversal opinion. (Image: theoryhouse.com) Released…

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Congress and the Wire Act: How US Legislators Could Affect the Fate of Online Gaming

Following the controversy generated this week by the Justice Department (DOJ) in revising its interpretation of the Wire Act, there is a chance — however remote — that the 116th Congress could decide to update the 57-year-old far-reaching law that threatens to limit (or even bring down) the American online…

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Online Gaming Stocks Nosedive on Justice Department Wire Act Reversal Opinion

Online gaming companies focused on interactive casinos and sports betting saw shares dive into the red on news that the US Department of Justice (DOJ) was again modifying its opinion on the Wire Act. The legality of a New Jersey online poker player sitting at the same online gaming table…

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Resignation Odds Shorten, as 85-Year-Old Misses Third Consecutive Day

Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has missed the first three argument days of 2019, and that’s fueling online betting speculation that she might soon resign. Justice Ruther Bader Ginsburg was absent from the Supreme Court this week after recovering from cancer surgery. (Image: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) PredictIt, the online…

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New York Appeals Ruling That Declared Daily Fantasy Sports Illegal, But So Will Anti-Gambling Groups

The State of New York has appealed against a judge’s ruling that daily fantasy sports is illegal gambling under the state constitution, which nullified the legislature’s effort to legalize and regulate the contests in 2016. A New York State Supreme Court judge decided DFS constituted illegal gambling under the state’s…

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Sports Betting Link to Aussie Gangster Shot Dead in Athens

Police investigating the murder of Greco-Australian gangster John Macris are working on the theory that he was killed because of links to an illegal sports betting operation. John Macris and his model wife, Victoria Karyda, celebrate their wedding day on the Greek island of Mykonos in 2016. On Monday, Greek…

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Online Bettors Predict Democrats Flip House, Republicans Retain Senate During Midterms

The Democrats will take control of the US House of Representatives in early 2019 after their winners from next Tuesday’s midterm elections are sworn into office. That’s according to online bettors at PredictIt, who are putting their money where their beliefs are. Political bettors feel President Donald Trump will lose…

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