The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) on Wednesday announced it is suspending its review of PokerStars’ application for a state gaming license for two years, leaving the company on the sidelines of the key U.S. market.
A Democrat and a Republican on Tuesday challenged a Las Vegas Sands (LVS) lobbyist who testified in favor of a blanket ban on all forms of Internet gambling during a subcommittee hearing in the U.S. House of Representatives.
The U.S. Supreme Court is the last hope for sports betting in New Jersey after the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday rejected the state’s appeal for a second hearing on the court’s decision to uphold a federal ban.
Doubts about the suitability of a Foxwoods consortium to be licensed in Massachusetts grew larger Wednesday as regulators grilled the Connecticut tribal casino’s top executives about financing and the criminal records of current and former leaders of the Mashantucket Pequot tribe.
A recent claim by the former president and CEO of the American Gaming Association (AGA) that more people visit destination resort casinos because of amenities rather than gambling is “mostly false,” according to the fact-checking group PolitiFact.com.