Industry News of the Day for December 31, 2018

Industry news of the day:



New Jersey: 

  • NJ Online Gambling, 12.28.18 – A Look Back (and Ahead) at the Year that was for NJ Sports Betting 
    • There is no question that the most important day of 2018 for sports betting legalization in New Jersey — and across the U.S. — was on May 14, when the U.S. Supreme Court threw out a 26-year-old federal law that made such activity illegal in most states.

West Virginia: 




South Dakota: 

  • Keloland, AP article, 12.28.18 – Fiscal Analysis: Sports Betting Wouldn’t Bring Big Tax Boost 
    • A legislative financial analysis projects that a South Dakota ballot measure to allow legal sports betting in Deadwood wouldn’t be a huge moneymaker for casinos or bring in much tax revenue, but supporters say it would help keep the historic mining town competitive as a gambling destination.

Rhode Island: 

Federal updates: 

  • No new federal updates to report. 

Sports league updates: 

  • No new sports legal updates to report. 

Member updates: 

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