Lawmaker Aims to Legalize Sports Betting in New York

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New York State Senator Tony Avella (D-Queens) has introduced a bill in the State Senate which would legalize sports betting at casinos and racinos and off-track betting parlors all across New York state. And Avella’s legalization efforts have the backing of the Brooklyn District Attorney, one of the state’s top prosecturos. Why does Avella want… Read more »

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New Jersey: The Battle for Legalization Just Got a Lot More Interesting

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For the past year, New Jersey has been aggressively pursuing legalized sports betting. Two months ago, Governor Chris Christie signed a bill into law legalizing sports betting in the state after a federal ban on such betting is overturned. The bill had previously┬ápassed both houses of the New Jersey legislature by an overwhelming margin. Analysts… Read more »

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