sports gambling

ALBANY, N.Y. | Speaker: Sports gambling unlikely to pass in NY this year

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — There isn’t enough legislative support to pass a bill authorizing sports wagering in New York this year, the speaker of the state Assembly said Thursday. Bronx Democrat Carl Heastie said lawmakers in his chamber have raised “significant issues” about legislation that would allow bets at casinos and on mobile devices. “With … Continue reading ALBANY, N.Y. | Speaker: Sports gambling unlikely to pass in NY this year

Delaware News: Delaware Governor Carney’s Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Decision on Sports Gaming

WILMINGTON, DE – Delaware Governor John Carney issued the following statement on Monday on the decision from the U.S. Supreme Court regarding sports gaming: “We continue to review details of today’s opinion. But when the Supreme Court took this case last year, the Delaware Lottery began preparing for the possibility that the Court could overturn … Continue reading Delaware News: Delaware Governor Carney’s Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Decision on Sports Gaming

NFL seeks help from Congress on sports gambling ruling

The NFL wants Congress to enact a framework for legalized sports betting in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling that clears the way for more states to allow sports gambling. Supreme Court justices voted 6-3 on Monday to strike down a 1992 law that barred most state-authorized sports gambling. Before the Supreme Court ruling, … Continue reading NFL seeks help from Congress on sports gambling ruling