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New Jersey DGE Slams Antigua-Based OddsShark for Promoting Offshore Books, Threatens Prosecution

New Jersey’s Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) is threatening to blackball and potentially prosecute the popular gaming content website OddsShark over its affiliation with illegal offshore websites. Offshore sports books — like this one in Costa Rica — are not allowed to operate in US states, and New Jersey’s gaming…

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Minnesota Legislator Introduces Bill to Legalize Sports Betting at Tribal Casinos

Minnesota Representative Pat Garofalo (R-Farmington) has introduced a new bill that would legalize sports betting at tribal gaming facilities in the state, but it’s an open question as to whether or not Native American tribes want anything to do with it. State Rep. Pat Garofalo (right) introduced his bill to…

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Paul Phua on Trial in Macau for Illegal Sports Betting

The illegal sports betting trial of former junket operator and high-stakes poker player Paul Phua got underway in Macau this week. Paul Phua (front center) flanked by lawyers in Las Vegas in 2015, along with his son, Darren Phua (back). Darren pleaded guilty in Nevada to illegal gambling, receiving fines…

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New Kentucky Sports Betting Bill Would Throw Online Poker, DFS into the Mix

People in Kentucky are “hungry” for sports betting, according to State Rep. Adam Koenig (R-Erlanger), who dropped a bill in the State House last week that will also test the state legislature’s appetite for online poker and daily fantasy sports. State Rep. Adam Koenig believes that people already bet on…

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UK Horse Racing Suspended Over Fears of Vaccine-Resistant Equine Influenza Epidemic

The bets are off at Britain’s historic racecourses. Trainers across the country are nervously awaiting the results of tests from more than 100 stables after an outbreak of equine influenza has sparked fears that a new vaccine-resistant strain of the disease could plunge the industry into disarray. Feeling a little…

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Indiana Sports Betting and Casino Bill Passes Unanimously Through Senate Committee

A bill that would legalize sports betting and authorize a new casino in Terre Haute has overcome its first major hurdle on Wednesday afternoon, passing a committee in the Indiana State Senate. A new bill in Indiana could allow for in-play betting on major sporting events like the Indianapolis 500.…

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Oregon Sports Betting in Play as Officials Hope to Launch Ahead of 2019 NFL Season

Oregon residents may not be able to legally place any bets on the Super Bowl this Sunday, but all that should change by next year. In fact, regulators there are hoping to have a new sports betting platform in place by the time the 2019 NFL season kicks off. The…

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Hard Rock Atlantic City Ready for Sports Betting Launch as Super Bowl 53 Hovers

Atlantic City’s Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is getting ready for Super Bowl 53 with a newly approved sports book that should be taking action just in time for Sunday’s big race between the Pats and the Rams in Atlanta. Super Bowl 53 at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Feb. 3…

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Mississippi Bill Would Legalize Mobile Wagering, while New York Sports Betting Regs Say No to Online

Six months after it became legal to offer sports betting in Mississippi, at least one lawmaker is prepared to admit the state made a mistake when it drew up its regulations. Mississippi State Sen. Willie Simmons believes his state erred by not including provisions for mobile sports betting, as did…

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Racing Point Teams Up with Sportpesa in Formula One’s First-Ever Gaming Industry Sponsorship Deal

Formula One team Racing Point is shortly expected to announce the first-ever sponsorship deal between a stakeholder in the global motorsport series and a gambling company. Racing Point has a new sponsor, but will it stick with pink? Both F1 and NASCAR have been waking up to the sponsorship opportunities…

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