Gambling

CA Would Require Voters to Decide on Legalized Sports Betting

CA Would Require Voters to Decide on Legalized Sports Betting

State lawmakers and tribes who run California casinos say voters would have to change the state’s Constitution before legal sports betting could come to the nation’s most populous state.

Submitted by Guest on, May/15/2018

New York State Wants to Speed Up Legislative Process for Sports Betting

It's official!  The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that individual states can allow legalized sports wagering and now New York State residents are permitted to bet on NBA, NFL and other sports.

Submitted by Guest on, May/15/2018

Offshore Bookmakers React to Supreme Court Decision on Sports Betting: BetDSI Says 'Mixed Bag'

Gambling911.com had an opportunity to sit down with Scott Cooley of BetDSI.com to discuss Monday's landmark Supreme Court decision allowing states to offer legalized sports betting

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

Gaming Stocks Surge on US Supreme Court Decision

The U.S. Supreme Court struck down a federal ban on sports betting that will now permit individual states to allow the activity at their own discretion.

Submitted by Payton on, May/14/2018

DraftKings Will Begin Offering Sports Betting in US Following Decision

DraftKings Will Begin Offering Sports Betting in US Following Decision

Daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings says it's poised to enter the sports betting market after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the federal law that bans gambling on sports in most states.

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

Job Options for College Kids in the World of Sports Betting

College is a wonderful experience meant to help young adults grow as individuals and help steer them onto their future job path.

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

UK Bookmaker Spent Millions Ahead of US Supreme Court Ruling to Legalize Sports Betting Nationwide

The United Kingdom's biggest bookmaker, William Hill, is one of many that look to capitalize on the U.S. Supreme Court decision Monday to legalize sports betting in all 50 states, though some like Utah could opt out.

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

NJ Wins Supreme Court Case to Have Sports Betting Legalized in US

NJ Wins Supreme Court Case to Have Sports Betting Legalized in US

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday paved the way for states to legalize sports betting in a defeat for the major American sports leagues, endorsing New Jersey’s bid to allow such wagering and striking down a 1992 federal law that prohibited it in most places.

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

MLB Ready to Embrace Sports Betting

The U.S. Supreme Court has just found in favor of legalized sports betting in the United States.

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

Registration for CEEGC 2018 Budapest Now Open: Latest Highlights

Registration for CEEGC 2018 Budapest Now Open: Latest Highlights

The organizers of the Central and Eastern European Gaming Conference (CEEGC) are excited to announce that the registrations for the third edition of the annual event is now open.

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

Evolution Gaming News

Evolution Gaming News

Find all the latest news pertaining to Evolution Gaming, a popular live dealer online casino developer

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

Mobser Who Once Survived Attempted Assassination Outside IHOP on Trial for Murder

Anthony Cardinale, a defense lawyer who has represented mobsters, described the trial of 84-year-old Francis P. Salemme as a “last vestige” of such federal prosecutions.

Submitted by Guest on, May/11/2018

Weird Laws 101: Cops in Kansas Can't Have Sex During Traffic Stops

Weird Laws 101: Cops in Kansas Can't Have Sex During Traffic Stops

Bookmaking in the state of Kansas is technically against the law, but so too is shooting rabbits from a motor vehicle, catching a fish with one's bare hands and hitting a vending machine that stole your money.  Now comes another weird law.

Submitted by Guest on, May/11/2018

These Are The 4 Weekend Parlays That Will Boost Bookies' Profit

These Are The 4 Weekend Parlays That Will Boost Bookies' Profit

Promoted parlays help online bookie agents generate more business. This weekend, there are 4 parlays that, if promoted properly, can generate cash and increase action. Find out what they are, and how to promote them right here.

Submitted by Guest on, May/10/2018

Latvia Gambling Problems With Slot Machines on the Rise

Latvia Gambling Problems With Slot Machines on the Rise

One of the downsides to real money gambling is real money losses. Too many people get caught up in their desire to hit it rich, especially on slot machines, as the most popular form of casino-style gambling around the globe. 200 people submitted applications to take part in this program, but nothing is being done to keep anyone out of the Latvia gambling halls.

Submitted by Guest on, May/10/2018

What Will Happen If Vegas Casino Employees Go On Strike? Will I Be Able to Gamble?

What Will Happen If Vegas Casino Employees Go On Strike?  Will I Be Able to Gamble?

Should Las Vegas casino employees vote to go on strike, one can anticipate the city will be completely crippled.  Here is what you need to know if planning a trip to Vegas

Submitted by Guest on, May/10/2018

Vegas Could be Crippled as Strike Possibility Looms

The union representing 50,000 Las Vegas casino employees whose contracts will expire at the end of the month announced Wednesday the workers are set to vote on whether to strike, a move that could cripple the city. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/10/2018

Hard Rock Granted Atlantic City License

Hard Rock had an easy time with New Jersey gambling regulators on Wednesday, gaining a license to reopen a casino and begin Atlantic City's recovery from a string of gambling hall closures on a property that President Donald Trump once hailed as "the eighth wonder of the world."

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

5th Accuser Claims Former NY AG was Violent Towards Her

5th Accuser Claims Former NY AG was Violent Towards Her

A fifth woman has accused the former New York State Attorney General of being violent towards her. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

Hard Rock Seeks Casino License in Atlantic City

Hard Rock Seeks Casino License in Atlantic City

New Jersey gambling regulators are expected to decide whether to grant a casino license to the new Hard Rock property.

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

Casino Employees Want Sex Harassment Policy to Apply to Guests Also

Casino industry representatives and workers told Nevada gambling regulators that their initial policy draft proposal to address sexual harassment in the workplace needs more work.

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

Mississippi Casino Makes a Penny Slots Player a Millionaire

Mississippi Casino Makes a Penny Slots Player a Millionaire

One of the bigger news stories out of Memphis last Thursday as reported by News Channel 3 was a $3.5 million hit at a penny slot machine at a Tunica casino in Mississippi.

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

Up in Smoke: Ceasar's Ends Drug Testing Policy

Caesars Entertainment Corp. has announced it will no longer screen job candidates for marijuana use as a condition of employment.  The state of Nevada has legalized marijuana for recreational use.

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

Déjà vu for Online Gambling Operators as Another Disgraced AG Resigns After Crippling Sector

Déjà vu for Online Gambling Operators as Another Disgraced AG Resigns After Crippling Sector

NY State Attorney General to step down by end of day Tuesday following accusations he was violent against women

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

France's Gambling Market Explodes

PricePerPlayer.com, which provides sportsbook software to bookmakers and agents, reported Monday on the growing gambling market in France.

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

AG Behind DraftKings, FanDuel Crackdown Accused of Violence Against Four Women, Resigns

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is being asked to step down by that state's Governor Andrew Cuomo following allegations he attacked at least four different women. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

Regulators Agree to Remove Steve Wynn From Casino License

State casino regulators agreed on Monday to remove Steve Wynn’s name from the license his former company was issued to operate a $2.4 billion resort casino under construction near Boston.

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

Guardian: The Billion Dollar 'Male Dominated" eSports Gaming Industry

There is a reason why online sportsbooks, at least those catering to the North American market and Asia, have been promoting eSports wagering over the likes of Hockey, Basketball and even the NFL.  It's now a billion dollar industry and gamers are easily converted into gamblers.

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

Unions Still Object to 'Do Not Disturb' Do Disturb Anyway Policy

Unions Still Object to 'Do Not Disturb' Do Disturb Anyway Policy

The union representing thousands of housekeepers in Las Vegas last week said Caesars Entertainment has rejected a proposal to include language in a new contract that would protect workers if a "Do Not Disturb" sign has been hanging on a doorknob for more than 24 hours.

Submitted by Guest on, May/06/2018

LeoVegas Revenues Up 76 Percent, Organic Growth Up 40 Percent

LeoVegas Revenues Up 76 Percent, Organic Growth Up 40 Percent

LeoVegas, the online gambling behemoth ranked number one by LiveCasino.com, has revealed a 76% increase in its revenue over the last quarter of 2018 and 40% increase in organic growth.

Submitted by Guest on, May/03/2018

Breaking News

Unibet Joins Forces With Top eSports Talent

Unibet, ranked as the number two best online casino group by LiveCasino.com, is now making inroads into the world of eSports.

PricePerPlayer: 'Benefits of Legalized Sports Betting Far Outweigh the Negatives'

PricePerPlayer: 'Benefits of Legalized Sports Betting Far Outweigh the Negatives'

Pay Per Head businesses, bookies, agents and online sportsbooks were mostly celebrating last week's landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court allowing all 50 states to legalize sports betting (not all will).  The rationale for this mindset is, well, it changes the public's mindset about an activity that for centuries has been frowned upon, perhaps a few notches above prostitution.

Paddy Power Buys FanDuel

Paddy Power Betfair (PPB.I) (PPB.L) has agreed to merge its U.S. business with fantasy sports company FanDuel to target the U.S. sports betting market that is set to open up in the coming years, the Irish bookmaker said on Wednesday.