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US – West Virginia lottery sets up emergency rules for sports betting roll-out

With sports betting already approved in the state, the West Virginia Lottery Sports Wagering Act will now allow the Lottery Commission to set up emergency rules that will allow the roll-out of sports betting. Casino operators can now apply to the lottery for the immediate launch of sports pool or online sports pool operations for an annual ...

China – Macau moves to extend ban on casino workers gambling

Macau’s Legislative Assembly (AL) has unanimously passed a draft law aiming to stop casino workers entering gaming floors in the region out of their working hours. Lawmakers have though suggested the proposed legislation would encroach on ...

India – Law Commission recommends sports betting be legalised in India

India’s Law Commission has submitted a report to its government called Legal Framework: Gambling and Sports Betting including Cricket in India, which recommends that sports betting be legalised in India. The report, which was requested by the ...

Italy – EGBA warns against advertising ban in Italy

The European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) has warned that illegal gambling will increase if Italy moves ...

Argentina – Local Government defends The Jockey Club

The cabinet and municipal government secretary, Alejandro Vieyra alongside The Jockey Club, which runs the Azul ...

Sweden – Swedish regulator provides timetable for online applications

Sweden’s Lotteriinspektionen national regulatory body has laid out the timeline for the country's move to online ...

Canada – British Columbia awaiting new money laundering laws

British Columbia is to crack down on money laundering in its casinos following accusations from Attorney-General ...

US – Rhode Island to roll out sports betting in October

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo has signed off on sports betting making the pastime legal in the Ocean State ...

Puerto Rico – Puerto Rico lawmaker comes out against online gaming

The former president of Puerto Rico's House of Representatives, José Aponte Hernández has warned that the ...