Industry News of the Day for December 20, 2018

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  • Gaming Today, 12.12.18 — States Approach Sports Betting Legislation with Some Caution
    • The current year has been a transformative one for the sports betting industry in the United States. Since the US Supreme Court handed down its historic ruling in May that overturned PASPA, many individual states have been energized by the prospect of legalizing sports betting.
  •, 12.19.18 — 7 Predictions for Sports Betting in the U.S. in 2019
    • 2018 has been an historic year for gaming in the United States. Of course, the overwhelming majority of buzz surrounding the gaming industry can be attributed to the Supreme Court’s landmark decision to invalidate PASPA, allowing states to take control of sports betting authorization.
  • The Washington Post, 12.19.18 — Climate change, Airbnb, voting at 16: What became law in D.C. in 2018 – and what didn’t
    • The D.C. Council capped off its year by legalizing sports betting, banning bump stocks and taking a step toward the creation of a new hospital in Southeast Washington.