Iowa Casino Commission Takes Stance on Underage Gambling

Casino Gambling

The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission wants to raise underage gambling fines from a minimum of $1,000 to $3,000. The Legislative Administrative Rules Review Committee must review and comment before the commission can adopt the change. A $160,000 fine in Pennsylvania for underage gambling could be something to help move this forward. WEST DES MOINES, … Read more

Breaking Down New Jersey’s New Esports Bill

New Jersey Legislature

New Jersey is moving closer to esports betting regulation. SB 2986 approves esports betting in the state, and was introduced on September 22. The bill comes with some restrictions on the definition of esports. TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey State Senator James Beach (D-Cherry Hill) has introduced a bill to classify esports betting as a … Read more

Delaware Proving iGaming Legislation Is The Future

Delaware Igaming

Delaware brought in $1.1 million in June from iGaming, in contrast to their lackluster sports betting numbers. iGaming handle was $35 million, while sports betting handle was $3.5 million. This could be evidence that iGaming can help substitute for sports betting in the slow summer months. DOVER, Del. – Delaware almost set a revenue record … Read more

Online Craps To Come To NJ, MI, Following PA Launch

Live Craps Dealer

Evolution has launched Live Craps in Pennsylvania. New Jersey and Michigan are next on the list for Live Craps launches. These launches were promised to happen “in the near future”, according to Evolution. TRENTON, N.J. – Evolution has launched its Live Craps games in Pennsylvania, and it seems like New Jersey could be getting Live … Read more

Michigan Thriving In The Online Casino Gaming Market

Online Gambling

Michigan’s online gambling market has flourished since launch, now ranked second only behind New Jersey in terms of revenue. Michigan online casinos generated $757 million in revenue so far in 2022. Online gambling has only been live in Michigan since 2021. DETROIT – The Michigan online casino market is thriving, now threatening to overtake New … Read more

New York Budget Continues To Project Higher Online Gambling Revenue

New York Mobile Sports Betting

Online sports betting operators are unhappy and have requested to lower the state revenue tax of sports betting from 51%. New York governor has increased the projection of total tax revenue brought in from online sports betting to $615 million. NEW YORK – Since its January launch, New York has been dominant for online sports … Read more

Michigan Expands Poker Players, Joins With DE, NJ, NV

Michigan Online Poker

Michigan poker players will be able to play with those in several other states. The Michigan Gaming Control Board announced that it will enter a compact involving Delaware, New Jersey and Nevada. There will be WSOP events in Michigan starting in June. DETROIT – The Michigan Gaming Control Board announced plans to allow poker players … Read more

OPINION: New Jersey’s Casino Smoking Ban Makes Sense

No Smoking Casino

Atlantic City’s casinos may end up with a smoking ban in 2022. During 2021, smoking was banned in casinos, but profits still soared. Now, lawmakers want to make the ban permanent, having seen that it did not impact profits. ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The debate over smoking in Atlantic City’s casinos has once again reached … Read more

Popularity Of Online Gambling Evident From Recent Expansion

Online Gambling

The US sports betting industry saw a 230% increase in revenue generated from 2020 to 2021. More states are opening online sports betting markets, as the market proves profitable. Wyoming is the first state-regulated sports betting market accepting cryptocurrency. New Jersey became the first state to handle $1 billion in sports wagers. LAS VEGAS – … Read more