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Chances of Online Gambling in New York Fading

With just over a week remaining in the legislative session, the chances of regulated online gambling in New York getting the green light this year are fading.

U.S. Regulated Gambling Entering a New Era of Litigation

Not only are anti-gambling groups filing lawsuits to prevent unconstitutional expansions of gambling, online operators are now squaring up against each other.

More Bad News for Regulated Online Poker in New York

The prospects for regulated online poker took a blow this week due to comments a constitutional amendment would be required to approve mobile sports betting.

Study Proposed to Assess Problem Gambling in New York

A bill is passing through New York´s legislature that could delay the introduction of online gambling until the extent of problem gambling is fully understood.

A New Year. A New NY Online Poker Bill

For the sixth year in succession, an attempt is being made to regulate online poker in New York even though the concerns from previous years still exist.

What Prompted Bovada to Return to New York?

Last week, former New York-based customers of Bovada received an email announcing “We´re Back in the Empire State” a year after withdrawing its service.

DFS Verdict Will Further Delay Regulated Online Poker in New York

A New York judge has ruled the state had no authority to reclassify DFS as a game of skill in 2016 to circumnavigate the constitutional ban on gambling.

New York Online Poker Regulation On Hold Until 2019

Lawmakers in the state of New York concluded the 2018 legislative session without passing an online poker bill, despite beginning the year as one of the states favored to pass i-poker regulations. Unless a special session is called, New Yorkers will once again have to wait until next year.

Online Poker Regulation in the US: Q1 2018 Review

The first three months of 2018 have thrown up few surprises with regard to online poker regulation in the US. However, looking forward, there could be some significant changes on the landscape – particularly if the Supreme Court makes a positive ruling in the PASPA sports betting case.

All Going Wrong for Regulated Gambling in New York

Two events occurred last week to negatively impact regulated gambling in New York. A request for tax concessions from two of the state´s commercial casinos was denied, and proposed revenues from the regulation of online poker were scratched from the state´s budget.

Prospects Poor for Regulated Online Poker in New York

This week has seen pro-regulation affiliates and anti-gambling columnists publish articles relating to gambling in the Big Apple. Both sides have their merits and their faults, but one look at the facts will tell you the prospects for regulated online poker in New York are poor – at least for the present.

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