Industry News of the Day for September 17, 2019

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New York:


  • Sports Handle, 9.16.19 – Sports Betting A Better Bet In Kentucky In 2020
    • Kentucky lawmakers haven’t found a way to legalize sports betting since the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act was struck down by the Supreme Court in May 2018. It hasn’t been for lack of trying.


New Jersey:

  • NJBIZ, 9.16.19 – Just How Much Money Is The State Making From Sports Betting?
    • The sports betting market has been a boon to New Jersey’s gaming industry, especially in Atlantic City where gambling profits and tax revenue were in a long decline, a slump accelerated in the past decade by the Great Recession and the introduction of casinos in Delaware, Pennsylvania and New York.



  • Georgia State Signal, 9.17.19 – Will Sports Betting Play A New Role At Georgia State?
    • On Oct. 5, the Georgia House of Representatives introduced House Bill 570, better known as the Georgia Sports Betting Act. This, combined with House Resolution 380, which allows betting, is set to change the sports world in Georgia.