Industry News of the Day for April 1, 2020

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Washington, D.C.:


  • Gambling Compliance, 4.1.20 – Colorado Still Hard At Work On Sports-Betting Rollout (subscription paywall)
    • Despite the closure of the state’s casinos and a lack of professional sports being played around the world, Colorado regulators are continuing to work toward implementing sports betting in the state.


New Jersey:


  • Sports Handle, 3.31.20 – Illinois Phase 2 Sports Betting Rules Get Initial Approval
    • Though sports betting in the state of Illinois was stopped almost immediately after it began due to the pandemic caused by COVID-19, some administrative legwork was completed Tuesday when the state’s Joint Committee on Administrative Rules (JCAR) certified the Phase 2 rules package from the Illinois Gaming Board without objection.