Illinois Legislator Takes Aim at Dave & Buster’s Wagering

Dave & Buster's

Representative Dan Didech filed Illinois House Bill 5832, known as the Family Amusement Wagering Prohibition Act. This measure would prohibit businesses from allowing customers to bet or risk real money on unregulated games of skill. Only filed, the bill must pass through the House, Senate and see approval from Governor J. B. Pritzker. CHICAGO – … Read more

Illinois Breaks $1B In 2021 Gaming Revenue, More To Come

Illinois Sportsbook

The Illinois Gaming Board has reported over $1 billion in revenue from legal sports wagering and casino gaming from January through October 2021. This number is set to increase astronomically, as state gaming regulators have approved multiple new casinos in the greater Chicago area. CHICAGO – The Illinois Gaming Board is reporting over $1 billion … Read more

Illinois Set To Allow Online Sportsbook Registration

Sportsbook Registration

Illinois’ General Assembly has passed a bill to allow for major changes to sports betting in IL. The bill brings back online registration for sportsbooks, which were previously allowed under an executive order. The bill also allows for limited collegiate wagering on in-state teams. CHICAGO – Illinois has finally taken steps to allow bettors to … Read more