Portnoy, DraftKings Team Up In Support Of FL Sports Betting

Florida Sports Betting Petition

The Florida sports betting ballot initiative – backed by DraftKings, FanDuel, and Florida Education Champions – is thousands of signatures short of appearing on the 2022 ballot. For the final push, DraftKings is offering a huge free-bet incentive, while Barstool Sports’ Dave Portnoy is taking to social media to garner support for the sports betting … Read more

Seneca Tribe Offers Deal In Exchange For NY Gaming Compact

Seneca Casino

The Seneca Nation of Indians has withheld more than $500 million in payments to New York State. The Nation is willing to pay the money if they can renegotiate their gaming compact. N.Y. Gov. Kathy Hochul has agreed to the terms, and negotiations will commence soon. SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The Seneca Nation of Indians stopped … Read more

Maverick Gaming Lawsuit Claims Tribes Have WA Gaming Monopoly

Card Room

Maverick Gaming has filed a lawsuit alleging misuse in a Washington bill. Gibson Dun is the legal firm that will be representing Maverick on the issue. The Washington Indian Gaming Association’s Rebecca George opposes the lawsuit. OLYMPIA, Wash. – Maverick Gaming just put forward a lawsuit against alleged exclusivity on particular types of gambling given … Read more

MA Senator Eric Lesser To Support Wagering In Lt. Gov. Campaign

Eric Lesser

Sports betting advocate and state Senator Eric Lesser announced his bid for lieutenant governor. Lesser believes that a regulated wagering market can be launched before elections in November. Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker and Senate Minority Leader Bruce Tarr also support wagering. LAS VEGAS – State Senator Eric Lesser just announced his bid for lieutenant governor … Read more

Oregon Horse Racing Terminals Delay Results In Legal Petition

Oregon Horse Racing

Travis Boersma wants to have machines to bet on old horse races at his new venue. Governor Kate Brown doesn’t want to intervene, but has requested to be consulted. SALEM, Ore. – A legal petition was filed against the Oregon Racing Commission on Tuesday by backers of TMB Racing over delays for gambling machine licenses. … Read more

BetMGM Launches Mobile Horse Racing App In FL, LA

Online Horse Racing Betting Games

The launch comes as the Seminole Tribe of Florida awaits an appellate court ruling and Louisiana awaits the state police force to finish their background investigations into licensees. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – BetMGM’s mobile horse racing app officially launched in both Florida and Louisiana on Devember 20, expanding the app’s presence to three states. The launch … Read more

Atlantic City Casino See Tax Relief As State Faces Lawsuit

TRENTON, N.J. – A new bill was recently signed into law meant to provide tax relief for Atlantic City’s casinos. PILOT Bill Signed The details of the PILOT bill signed by Governor Phil Murphy were to annex sports and online gaming revenue streams for the necessary payments instead of taxes. It does this by changing … Read more

Terre Haute Casino Controversy Continues After Settlement

Terre Haute Casino Plan

The Indiana Gaming Commission has reached a settlement with Lucky Luck Gaming to return the original licensing fee to the company in return for their surrendering of the license. Full House Resorts has filed a request to stop the transfer of the license, claiming the Indiana Gaming Commission violated state law in their bid selection … Read more

Amendment Approves St. Croix Chippewa Tribe Sportsbooks

St. Croix Casino/Sportsbook

The state of Wisconsin and the St. Croix Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin agreed to amend their gaming compact on Monday to allow the tribe to begin offering sports betting at their casinos. The St. Croix Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin become just the second tribe in Wisconsin to be granted the ability to offer sports betting services … Read more

Alabama Amendment Could Bring In Lottery And Online Gambling

Alabama State House

Senator Greg Albritton plans to propose an amendment to the constitution to allow a lottery and online gambling. Due to 2022 being an election year in Alabama, an issue as controversial as gambling may have trouble getting passed. MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Alabama lawmakers are making moves in hopes of getting an amendment proposal in through … Read more