American Gaming Association Warns Lawmakers Amid Massachusetts Sports Betting Debates

American Gaming Association Warns Lawmakers Amid Massachusetts Sports Betting Debates

Three areas of interest The American Gaming Association (AGA), a national trade group representing the casino industry, issued a warning to legislators regarding Massachusetts sports betting. betting on college sports, limiting advertising restrictions, and enforcing justifiable tax rates Among the points of interest stood three main pillars: legalizing betting on college sports, limiting advertising restrictions,…

Pennsylvania Casinos Hit With Fines for Allowing Excluded People to Gamble

Pennsylvania Casinos Hit With Fines for Allowing Excluded People to Gamble

A major oversight Two casinos in Pennsylvania have been hit with fines after they allowed excluded individuals to gamble. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board announced the penalties on Wednesday. she lost over $10,000, mainly playing midi-baccarat At the Wind Creek Bethlehem casino last year, a self-excluded individual was able to gamble for 81 hours before…

Tabcorp Shareholders Approve Company’s Demerger Into Separate Lottery, Wagering Businesses

Tabcorp Shareholders Approve Company’s Demerger Into Separate Lottery, Wagering Businesses

Vote wasn’t even close Tabcorp, Australia’s largest gambling company is a significant step closer to splitting up its business. On Thursday, Tabcorp shareholders approved the “demerger” of the company, leaving it to the Supreme Court of New South Wales to give a final thumbs-up. A court hearing is scheduled for May 20; there are no…

Nebraska Governor Opens Door to Casinos by Approving New Regulations

Nebraska Governor Opens Door to Casinos by Approving New Regulations

Clearing another hurdle Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts has opened the door to casino gaming in the state. He signed new rules into law on Wednesday, but it will take some time before casinos can actually open for business. The regulations will come into effect from Monday next week, moving the state one step closer to…

Michigan Fantasy Sports Licenses to be Awarded

Michigan Fantasy Sports Licenses to be Awarded

Michigan fantasy sports license applications are now being offered by the the state the Gaming Control Board. Operators interested can find them on their website. Henry Williams, the Control Boards executive director, stated that “Licensing is a key step in fulfilling the requirements established by Michigan’s Fantasy Contests Consumer Protection Act. I urge operators to…

Caesars Looking to Sell the Flamingo Resort & Casino for Over $1bn

Caesars Looking to Sell the Flamingo Resort & Casino for Over $1bn

No bites yet Caesars Entertainment Inc. is looking to sell its Flamingo Casino for a price tag of over $1bn, per sources close to Bloomberg. interest has dwindled because of the necessary renovations No potential buyers have emerged from private deliberations regarding the sale. The casino has been offered to private firms and other agencies,…