Industry News of the Day for December 28, 2018

Industry news of the day:


West Virginia: 

New Jersey: 






  • Calvin Ayre, 12.28.18 – Massachusetts cracks down on illegal sports betting 
    • Gambling regulations opening up legal sports betting are coming fast to many parts of the United States. They couldn’t come fast enough for some Massachusetts punters though, and now the law has stepped in.


  • Business Weekly, 12.28.18 – Lawmakers, business leaders discuss 2019 statehouse goals 
    • The New Haven Chamber of Commerce met Dec. 14 at the New Haven Community Center for a legislative preview featuring Rep. David Heine, R-New Haven; Rep. Matt Lehman, R-Berne; and Sen. Dennis Kruse, R-Auburn. Charlie Hatten, president and CEO of the chamber, moderated the event.

Federal updates: 

  • The Intelligencer Wheeling News- Register, 12.28.18 – Congress Mulls National Sports Betting Legislation 
    • With all the West Virginia’s casinos now online with sports betting, the industry’s next gamble will be with just how – or when – the federal government will get involved. 

Sports league updates: 

  • No new sports league updates to report. 

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