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US – Pennsylvania warns operators of future compliance with new opinion

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has warned its future online gambling licensees that they must adhere to the US Department of Justice’s new interpretation of the Wire Act prior to launch. The DOJ’s Office of Legal Counsel change of opinion means states must restrict their gambling offers, whether it’s online lottery, casino, ...

US – Rhode Island receives mobile sports betting legislation

President of the Senate Dominick J. Ruggerio is due to submit legislation (2019-S 0037) in the Senate imminently to allow mobile sports wagering through Twin River Casino and Tiverton Casino Hotel. “The new in-person sportsbook that opened in ...

Greece – Hellenic Gaming Commission gives small consultation window for online changes

The Hellenic Gaming Commission (EEEP) has publishing an updated list of rules on its online gambling regulations, giving the iGaming sector just 10 days to respond. There are several amendments to earlier legislation with a range of player ...

US – Massachusetts to offer sports betting in casinos whilst opening online to unaffiliated operators

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker plans to file legislation allowing sports betting at the current Category 1 ...

US – New York Governor makes push for sports betting

New York’s Governor Andrew Cuomo has said he will be pushing to get sports betting up and running at the state’s ...

Mexico – Mexican State of Chihuahua raises taxes on gaming again

The Mexican state of Chihuahua has recently published the details of a State Treasury Law which imposes a tax of 6 ...

UK – Gambling Commission half way through strategy to reduce gambling related harm

The consultation for the UK Gambling Commission’s new national strategy to reduce gambling related harms has passed ...

US – Interstate online gambling at threat as US Department of Justice changes stance on Wire Act interpretation

In a move that has the potential to derail interstate online gaming industries in North America, the US Department ...

US – Louisiana to look at legalising sports betting

Casinos such as Belle of Baton Rouge, Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge and Eldorado Resort Casino Shreveport could soon ...