Could Louisiana Overthrow The Top Sports Betting States?

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No bordering state of Louisiana offers both retail and online wagering. NEW ORLEANS – By the end of the year, Louisiana will be among the ever-growing list of states that offer sports betting options to its residents. Unlike some of those states however, Louisiana’s loosened regulations, balanced tax rates, and expansive opportunities for sportsbook operators … Read more

DraftKings Receives Approval To Operate DFS In Louisiana

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DraftKings has been approved to operate in Louisiana. The company will be up and running in the state as soon as possible – it could be a matter of hours. The approval was given by the Louisiana Gaming Control Board on Thursday. BATON ROUGE – DraftKings has received approval to operate daily fantasy sports in … Read more

Louisiana Historic Horse Racing Vote Comes Down To The Wire

Historical Racing Machines

The Louisiana House approved a bill to allow historic horse race betting machines at off track betting facilities. These machines are often compared to slot machines in terms of function. The bill has only a few days to pass the Louisiana Senate before the end of the session. LAS VEGAS – Louisiana is close to … Read more

Louisiana Sports Betting Seems To Be On The Way

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Louisiana’s state House approved SB 247, which would partner with another bill to legalize sports betting in the state. Amendments to SB 247 mean that it must be approved by the Senate one more time before heading to the desk of Gov. John Bel Edwards. 55 of Louisiana’s 64 parishes approved sports betting. BATON ROUGE, … Read more