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Is Legal Connecticut Sports Betting Just Around the Corner

Is Legal Connecticut Sports Betting Just Around the Corner?

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Legalized Sports Betting in Connecticut could soon be a reality soon for the states residents. Connecticut Senator Cathy Osten and fellow members of the Southeastern Connecticut legislative delegation have submitted a bipartisan bill to legalize and regulate sports betting in the state. The bill would effectively amend Connecticut’s existing state laws to allow for both
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01/17/2019
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West Virginia - Third State to Begin Online Sports Betting

West Virginia Third State to Begin Online Sports Betting

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West Virginia’s very first online sports betting site launched last week, making it only the third state of the union that now has legal online sports betting. New Jersey and Nevada are the other two states that also offers legal mobile and online sports wagering. With the online gambling
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01/10/2019
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Michigan’s Outgoing Governor Vetoes Online Gaming Bill

Michigan’s Outgoing Governor Vetoes Online Gaming Bill

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By Ken Edwards, 10 January 2019 Just days before finishing his term as Michigan Governor on January 1 2019, Rick Snyder vetoed legislation that would have authorized online gambling in Michigan through Detroit’s three casinos and tribal casinos throughout the state because of his fear of reduced online lottery tax revenue for schools and his
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01/10/2019
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Virginia closing in on Legalized Sports Betting in 2019

Virginia closing in on Legalized Sports Betting in 2019

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Three Virginia lawmakers are looking to introduce sports betting bills early into the upcoming 45-day legislative session beginning later-this-month. Neighboring West Virginia has already enacted legal sports wagering, and Virginians are hitting-the-highways in droves to place bets at the sports book in nearby Charles Town, West Virginia. Given
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01/03/2019
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Illinois Legislators Eye Online Gambling and Sports Betting

Illinois Legislators Eye Online Gambling and Sports Betting

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By Ken Edwards, 01 January 2019   In the ‘Land of Lincoln’, Sports Betting and Online Gambling experts have universally come out in support of Illinois’ State Lawmakers looking to make it easier for the state’s many sports gamblers and online betting aficiandos to place a bet on the Bears, Bulls, Blackhawks, Cubs and White
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01/03/2019
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Sports Gambling Tracker

Which U.S. States could have Legal Sports Betting in 2019

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Sports Betting experts have recently indicated that as many as 12-to-15 more U.S. states could potentially legalize sports betting in 2019, and up-to eight more could have fully-fledged and operating sports books ready to take wagers before the start of the 2019 NFL season next September. So far, The
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01/03/2019
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As Sports Betting Begins, Feds Consider Closing it Down

As Sports Betting Begins, Feds Consider Closing it Down

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By Ken Edwards, 3 January 2019 Just as legal sports betting is starting to blossom across the United States, and New Jersey has already passed the $1 billion mark in sports wagers, two U.S. senators from either-side-of-the-aisle are already proposing changes that the Federal Government seize back control of sports-betting from the states, after it
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01/03/2019
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Colorado Proposes a Possible Sports Betting Mode

Colorado Proposes a Possible Sports Betting Model

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by Ken Edwards, 19 December 2018.   Colorado is the latest of the U.S. states to openly express an interest in introducing legalized sports betting for the state’s sports-mad public. The Centennial State’s Department of Revenue (DOR) has released a public policy information document describing a series of possible options around legal sports betting in the state, and
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12/19/2018
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Rhode Island Doubles Down; Opens its 2nd Sportsbook

Rhode Island Doubles Down; Opens its 2nd Sportsbook

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The Twin River Casino at the Tiverton Casino Hotel in Rhode Island recently became the second-premises in the state to launch a sportsbook. Fully legal sports betting operations at the Tiverton venue officially began last Monday at 3 pm. The news came a bare one week after the first Rhode Island sportsbook
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12/13/2018
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Fanduel NJ Cash Out Money Back Offer

FanDuel Introduces Innovative New ‘Cash Out’ Option

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FanDuel Sportsbook has introduced a bold new feature that will ensures it keeps one step ahead of the mobile sportsbook competition in the lucrative New Jersey sports-betting market. Last week, FanDuel launched to its mobile app and also released on its website, a "Cash Out" option.
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12/06/2018
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