OTHER STATESNevada is the only state that currently allows wagers on individual games. In addition to Delaware, Montana and Oregon were already allowed to have sports betting in a limited form through their state lotteries because of laws that predated the federal ban. Montana only offers fantasy football and fantasy racing bets, and Oregon's lottery discontinued its only sports betting product years ago. Both could now revisit those decisions. … [Read more...] about Legal sports betting is coming soon to several US states, but which ones?
Sports betting sign up bonuses
The new BorgataSports.com app, available on iOS and Android, will join the casino's previous partner app, playMGM NJ Sports, in offering betting on a full range of U.S. and select international sports. Customers can sign-up, deposit and withdraw cash directly from their mobile devices from any location in New Jersey. … [Read more...] about Borgata in Atlantic City launches online sports betting platform
Under the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines) Rules, 2011, Intermediaries are barred from hosting or transmitting content relating to or encouraging gambling. However, this provision creates an anomaly when a State decides to regulate or allow gambling. For instance, even though the State of Sikkim has permitted online gambling and betting, it is unclear whether the Rules of 2011 would apply to licensed online gambling and betting enterprises. It is therefore suggested that the Intermediary Guidelines Rules be suitably amended to insert the word ‘illegal’ before the word ‘gambling’ so that those intermediaries that transmit or host content relating to illegal gambling, i.e., gambling activities not licensed by any State, may be held liable. Amendment in National Sports Development Code of India … [Read more...] about Breaking: Law Commission Recommends Legalisation Of Regulated Gambling And Sports Betting ; Says Complete Ban Not Working
The 1992 law at issue in the case bars state-authorized sports gambling with exceptions for Nevada, Montana, Oregon and Delaware, states that had approved some form of sports wagering before the law took effect. Nevada is the only state where a person can wager on the results of a single game, though the law doesn't cover wagering between friends. The law also doesn't cover animal races, such as horse racing, which many states already allow. … [Read more...] about Supreme Court overturns federal ban on sports betting
Currently only Nevada offers legalized betting on sports, but New Jersey officials insisted the federal government could not force them to enforce a congressional ban on wagering on professional and college sports. When Congress passed the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act in 1992, it did not say federal agents would police sports betting. Instead, it said states may not “sponsor” or “authorize” such gaming. … [Read more...] about Supreme Court opens the door for legalized sports betting nationwide