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UIGEA Co-Author: ‘Never Intended to Cover Daily Fantasy Sports’

UIGEA Co-Author: ‘Never Intended to Cover Daily Fantasy Sports’

In a riveting piece written this past week on the ThinkProgress.com website, reporters Sacha Friedman and Josh Israel delve into the bold new world of daily fantasy sports.

Cameron Victory a Win for UK Gambling Firms, ‘Crack Cocaine’ Fixed-Odds Terminals

Cameron Victory a Win for UK Gambling Firms, ‘Crack Cocaine’ Fixed-Odds Terminal

UK betting firms can breathe a collective sigh of relief following Thursday’s election results in which PM David Cameron remains in power.

Nevada Judge to Decide if Sands Wrongful Termination Case Should Proceed

Nevada Judge to Decide if Sands Wrongful Termination Case Should Proceed

A Nevada judge will decide if a wrongful termination case against Las Vegas Sands Corp. can proceed nearly five years after it was first filed.

Mike Trout Daily Fantasy Sports Profile: Solid Against Hernandez May 8

Mike Trout Daily Fantasy Sports Profile: Solid Against Hernandez May 8

The LA Angels Mike Trout will go up against Houston’s Roberto Hernandez Friday and Trout should have some decent value for Daily Fantasy Sports players despite a steep price.

FantasyAces.com to Pay Out $250K Prize Days After Daily Fantasy Sports Expo

FantasyAces.com to Pay Out $250K Prize Days After Daily Fantasy Sports Expo

FantasyAces.com, a two-year-old daily fantasy sports website, promises a $250K payday on August 15, just days after the first ever Daily Fantasy Sports Expo in Miami Beach August 6-7.

MLB Commish Rob Manfred on DFS: ‘Need to be Competitive in That Space’

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred on DFS: ‘Need to be Competitive in That Space’

Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred spoke candidly about his league’s decision to partner up with daily fantasy sports firm Draftkings.

Mark Trumbo DFS Profile: .364 vs. Despaigne

Mark Trumbo DFS Profile: .364 vs. Despaigne

Arizona Diamondbacks right-fielder Mark Trumbo has gone .364 vs. Padres Odrisamer Despaigne, making for a decent DFS play with Thursday night’s remaining games.

Pentagon Employees Spent Nearly $1 Million on Gambling, Prostitutes

Pentagon Employees Spent Nearly $1 Million Gambling, Prostitutes

An IRS audit has revealed that Pentagon employees were found to be using their work issued credit cards for more than work-related travel.

Kansas House Vote on Legalizing Fantasy Sports Likely Today

Kansas House Vote on Legalizing Fantasy Sports Likely Today

The Kansas House has postponed a vote on a bill that would define fantasy sports as legal.

Adelson Poll Shows Three Quarters of Those in PA Reject Online Gambling

Adelson Poll Shows Three Quarters of Those in PA Reject Online Gambling

Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, whose Sands Casino in Allentown, PA is the state’s most successful, funded a poll that found nearly three quarters of Pennsylvania’s residents oppose online gambling.

Former Navy Seal Sentenced for Investment Fraud Scheme: Spent Money Gambling

Former Navy Seal Sentenced for Investment Fraud Scheme: Spent Money Gambling

A former U.S. Navy SEAL has been sentenced in San Diego for bilking people out of more than $1 million in an investment fraud scheme.

Bwin and Sands Big-Wig Jason Ader Is At It Again With MD Insider

Bwin and Sands Big-Wig Jason Ader Is At It Again With MD Insider

Jason Ader, a long-time friend to Gambling911 is at it again.  The big-wig New York hedge-fund guru is now revolutionizing the healthcare arena, with his investment in MD Insider

Move Over ISIS: Macau Beheading Plot Discussed at Sheldon Adelson Testimony

Macau Death Plot Discussed During Sheldon Adelson Testimony

Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson found himself answering questions in a Las Vegas courtroom on Tuesday about what he knew about a plot to behead employees in Macau

Chinese Officials Funding US Political Campaigns: Adelson Denies Ties

Chinese Officials Funding US Political Campaigns: Adelson Denies Ties

If big money donors really do make a difference in the U.S. political landscape, the next American President could be determined by….the Chinese?

Wal-Mart Employee Embezzles $150K From VA for Gambling, Strippers

Wal-Mart Employee Embezzles $150K From VA for Gambling, Strippers

A 57-year-old former federal employee admitted to embezzling approximately $150,000 from a Veterans Affairs retail store and using said funds for strippers prostitutes and gambling.

Oppenheimer, Vulcun Reps to Speak at First Ever Daily Fantasy Sports Expo

Oppenheimer, Vulcun Reps to Speak at First Ever Daily Fantasy Sports Expo

Want to raise money for your existing or start-up daily fantasy sports website?  The place to be this August 6 and 7 in Miami Beach, Florida at the first ever Daily Fantasy Sports Expo.

Manny Pacquiao Hit With Class Action Suit: ‘You Screwed Viewers and Gamblers’

Manny Pacquiao Hit With Class Action Suit: ‘You Screwed Viewers and Gamblers’

Fighter Manny Pacquiao, who on Tuesday announced he will be getting shoulder surgery at the end of this week, has been served with a class action lawsuit.

This PM Refuses to Make Good on Pacquiao Bet: ‘Incensed by Loss’

This PM Refuses to Make Good on Pacquiao Bet: ‘Incensed by Loss’

A Prime Minister ruling over a nation with more than 15 million people lost a wager on Manny Pacquiao Saturday night and now he reportedly refuses to pay.

Vietnamese Women Forced to Act as Drug Mules for Gambling Debt Forgiveness

Vietnamese Women Forced to Act as Drug Mules for Gambling Debt Forgiveness

A Swinburn University research study found that one in every five Vietnamese females serving time in Victoria, Australia prisons had been charged with drug offenses. 

‘CSI: Cyber’ is Raising the Stakes to Expose ‘Seedy’ Online Poker World Tonight

‘CSI: Cyber’ is Raising the Stakes to Expose ‘Seedy’ Online Poker World Tonight

The latest “CSI” spinoff, “CSI: Cyber” goes right for the jugular as it tackles the “seedy” world of online poker

Land and Online Slots Payout Rates

Land and Online Slots Payout Rates

Online betting information site Casino Listings has released their annual report that compares both land and casino payout rates, and the results are very surprising. 

Kansas Senate Approves Fantasy Sports as Game of Skill Bill

Kansas Senate Approves Fantasy Sports as Game of Skill Bill

TOPEKA, Kansas — (Associated Press) - Fantasy sports would be declared a legal game of skill under a bill approved by the Kansas Senate in a 37-1 vote Monday.

MGM Resorts Q1 Profits Up 65 Percent: Beats Wall Street Expectations

MGM Resorts Q1 Profits Up 65 Percent: Beats Wall Street Expectations

MGM Resorts International posted a profit of $169.9 million, or 33 cents a share, in the quarter that ended March 31.

Mondogoal.com Goal: To Be the World’s Top Destination for Fantasy Soccer

Mondogoal.com Goal: To Be the World’s Top Destination for Fantasy Soccer

ISLE OF MAN -- It looks like deja vu for this tiny island off the coast of England that used to be a British territory but is now an independent nation.

Wizard of Odds Publishes Article on Casino Bonuses

Wizard of Odds Publishes Article on Casino Bonuses

Online betting information site Wizard of Odds has published their latest informational article related to the world of online gambling, as the site has released their “Bonus Hunting, Then and Now" guide.

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