Renewed Hope For Legal Canada Sports Betting Springs Up In Ontario

Renewed Hope For Legal Canada Sports Betting Springs Up In Ontario

Our neighbors to the north could look to join the United States by bringing legal sports betting to Canada. A Toronto Sun story last week reported the Finance Minister for Ontario, Vic Fedeli, sent a letter to his federal counterpart Bill Morneau. The letter asked for an amendment to the Criminal Code of Canada that would legalize single-game […]

Sports betting and fantasy sports pass committee

Sports betting and fantasy sports pass committee

State Rep. Scott Ourth celebrated the life of former U.S. Sen. John C. Culver with his son, former Gov. Chet Culver, his daughter, and his sister at the Culver Center for Public Policy at Simpson College. (Photo: Special to the Register) Iowans may soon be allowed to bet on their favorite sports teams after a bill […]

Sports Betting Put on Hold at Wheeling Island, Mardi Gras with March Madness Around the Corner | News, Sports, Jobs

Sports Betting Put on Hold at Wheeling Island, Mardi Gras with March Madness Around the Corner | News, Sports, Jobs

File Photo Officials at Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack hope for a large sports book turnout for Super Bowl Sunday. WHEELING — A “contract dispute” with a third-party technology supplier has led Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack and Mardi Gras Casino & Resort to temporarily suspend all sports betting activity at the two tracks, including all […]

Kansas Lawmakers See New Hope for Sports Betting

Kansas Lawmakers See New Hope for Sports Betting

Kansas is not giving up on sports betting and the states lawmakers have brought a new piece of legislation that will hopefully see the state join others where the wagering industry is already fully legalized. Kansans and the Sports Betting Future of the State The Committee on Federal and State Affairs has decided to give […]

Ontario urging feds to legalize single event sports betting

Ontario urging feds to legalize single event sports betting

Ontario is betting on single game wagering with the support of major league sports. The Toronto Sun has obtained a letter sent from provincial Finance Minister Vic Fedeli to federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau on Friday asking for “an amendment to the Criminal Code of Canada that would legalize single event sports wagering in Canada.” […]

New Connecticut Sports Betting Bill Puts A Twist On The Integrity Fee

New Connecticut Sports Betting Bill Puts A Twist On The Integrity Fee

A state without a professional sports team could be the first to give leagues their ask of an integrity fee. Following on an 11-hour committee hearing last week on multiple gambling expansion bills, a new Connecticut sports betting bill will be heard Tuesday morning in the House Public Safety and Security Committee. But this is the sports betting […]