Industry News of the Day for December 3, 2019

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  • Detroit Free Press, 12.3.19 – Sports Betting Legislation Getting Support From Michigan Indian Tribes
    • Leaders of Michigan’s Indian tribes, whose support could be crucial to allowing sports betting in Michigan, are generally on board with legislation that has passed the state House and will be taken up by a Senate committee Tuesday, says the bill’s sponsor.



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  • Play USA, 12.2.19 – Play USA’s ‘On The Record:’ The Small Business Of DC Sports Betting
    • Thanksgiving may be over, but this year entrepreneurs in Washington, DC, have something else to be thankful for: inclusion. Thanks to language in a DC sports betting bill, the District is the only place where small business owners can apply for a license to operate a sportsbook.


  • Las Vegas Review-Journal, 12.2.19 – Spread Of Sports Wagering Snags One Of Nevada’s Top Women In Gaming
    • Last week, the state of Tennessee took another bite out of Nevada’s collective sports betting regulatory expertise by luring attorney Jennifer Roberts to Nashville to become that state’s director of sports gaming regulation for the Tennessee Education Lottery Corp.




  • SBC Americas, 12.3.19 – Virginia Takes Divergent View To New Gaming Opportunities
    • A new study, Gaming in the Commonwealth 2019, produced by the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission, citing findings from The Innovation Group, has painted a divided picture of attitudes towards expanding gaming in the state of Virginia.

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