This Week in Gambling: Online poker fails in New York again
After a lot of hope and optimism, online poker will not be considered by the New York State Assembly this year. Not all was lost, however, as another state has regulated fantasy sports. Plus, gambling news from New Jersey and the U.K.
This Week in Gambling: New York online poker is close
This week, J. Todd looks at the latest online poker bill in New York state and how close it is to becoming a reality. Also, we could be close to full online gambling regulation in Massachusetts.
New York Senate passes online poker bill
A bill that would legalize and regulate online poker passed the state's Senate with a 54-8 vote.
APCW Perspectives: New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania online gambling
J. Todd covers developing online gambling stories from Pennsylvania and New Jersey, plus online poker news from the state of New York.
New York Senate Finance Committee passes online poker bill
Sen. John Bonacic's bill S3898, which saw movement last year, will again be sent to the Senate for further consideration.
Top 10 US states to watch for iGaming legislation in 2017
Legalizing online gambling is never easy, which is why we have to hand it to these 10 states for even trying.
Whether their attempts will be successful remains to be seen, but we're optimistic.
New York online poker bill back on track
A bill that would legalize and regulate internet poker passed the Senate Gaming Committee by a 11-0 vote on Tuesday and now moves to the Finance Committee for a vote.
This Week in Gambling: New York wants online poker
Last year, the Empire State came very close to passing online poker legislation. That bill has returned for 2017. We also look at the continuing fight for online gambling in Pennsylvania and fantasy sports regulation in the U.S. and Europe, plus some issues with the NFL's move to Las Vegas.
Top 10 Casino City storylines from 2016
What do eSports, political betting and paid parking have in common? They're all part of a surprising year in the gambling industry. Casino City has gathered together ten of the top story lines from 2016.
This Week in Gambling: News from New York, Pennsylvania and Jamaica
This week in gambling, Jamaica's Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Commission stated it is currently exploring options for regulating Internet gambling. Plus, some news stories from New York and Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania online gambling ruling remains uncertain
Though hearings held by the House Oversight Gaming Committee on 18-19 October were overwhelmingly positive, the fate of HB 2150 in the hands of the Senate isn't clear.
This Week in Gambling: New York fantasy sports threatened
This week in gambling, fantasy sports scored a major victory in New York state this summer with the regulation of the industry. Now, a lawsuit threatens to label the games "unconstitutional". Also, J. Todd covers gambling news from Sky Bet in Germany and sports betting news out of the United Kingdom.
This Week in Gambling: Fantasy sports get green light in New York
This week in gambling, after months of legal wrangling, real money fantasy sports have been approved to operate in New York state! But when can New York players expect start enjoying fantasy sports? Also, you can now bet on the Olympic games in Las Vegas.
New York Governor signs bill to allow DFS
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today signed legislation that will legalize daily fantasy sports in New York State.
This Week in Gambling: Online poker in New York State
This week in gambling, online poker seemed all but done in New York, until a bill went to the State Assembly. Also, Las Vegas gets a professional sports team.
New York online poker bill passes Senate
The bill, sponsored by Sen. John Bonacic, passed a Senate vote 53-5.
This Week in Gambling: RAWA rises from the dead
This Week in Gambling, Sheldon Adelson's Restoration of Americas Wire Act, or RAWA, has returned from the dead. Should online gamblers be worried? Also, gambling news from Pennsylvania and New York.
DFS news roundup: Operations shut down in New York
Daily fantasy sports giants FanDuel and DraftKings agreed this week to stop offering contests in the Empire State until September. Elsewhere, Yahoo suspends real-money DFS games.
DFS news roundup: Virginia General Assembly passes DFS legislation
The bill to legalize and regulate DFS in Virginia passed by a 31-9 vote, and Gov. Terry McAuliffe is expected to sign it.
DFS news roundup: ESPN terminates exclusivity deal with DraftKings
According to Yahoo Finance, DraftKings was unable to both continue sponsoring ESPN and pay its mounting legal costs.
PPA commends New York Senate Committee for passage of online poker legislation
The Poker Players Alliance has more than 40,000 activists in New York.
New York advances online poker bill
Sen. John Bonacic’s S5302-B online poker bill is now in the hands of the Senate Finance committee, which has yet to set a hearing date.
Rush Street Gaming teams up with poker pro Matt Glantz
Glantz will advise and further develop Rush Street's fast-growing poker portfolio.
Reprieve won on fantasy sports ban
Fantasy sports companies can keep operating in New York due a temporary reprieve of a recent ban injunction.
Fantasy sports giants hit by New York ban
Judge rules fantasy sports companies cannot conduct business in New York state.
New York Attorney General tells daily fantasy sites to stop taking bets in state
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said daily fantasy sports constitutes illegal gambling and ordered DraftKings and FanDuel to immediately stop accepting wagers from New York residents.